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A Different Perspective

Prison Braille programs are designed to meet two diverse needs: the need for more high quality braille materials for people who are blind, and the need to rehabilitate offenders and prepare them for reentry into society. While there is quite a lot of talk about the benefit to students who are blind and visually impaired […]

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23rd Annual National Prison Braille Forum

APH will host the 23rd annual National Prison Braille Forum on-site in Louisville, Kentucky prior to APH’s Annual Meeting. This event brings together Vision and Corrections Professionals to discuss Braille programs housed in Corrections Facilities. This year’s theme is Respect, Innovate, and Grow. We look forward to exploring this theme with you and hope you’ll […]

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Kingman Braille Program Contributes to World Sight Day!

“I think the biggest message I want everyone—both sighted and blind—to take away from this is that we don’t have limits. The only limits that we have are the ones that we’ve given ourselves, and I want everybody [to] stop limiting themselves.” – Kaiya Armstrong   In the fourth quarter, Kaiya Armstrong flew a Cessna […]

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New Developments in BTAP Program

2023 is flying by! This year feels like a breath of fresh air as we are seeing the other side of the pandemic and starting to get our lives back into good working order. In the spirit of new beginnings, BTAP is offering an additional avenue of transition to meet the new ways of life: […]

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2022 National Prison Braille Forum

Please join us for the 20th Annual National Prison Braille Forum! This event brings together vision and corrections professionals to discuss issues related to braille production operations housed in corrections facilities. It will be held at the Hyatt Regency, Louisville, KY on October 4th, 2022, in conjunction with APH’s Annual Meeting. We hope to see […]

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