Out of Sight: How Blind Kids See the World – Tonight!!!

Do you remember Linda Ellerbee? She was doing specials on Nickelodeon when I was a child and she still is. Tonight, Nick News will feature a special called, “Out of Sight: How Blind Kids See the World.” On this episode, they will feature five blind kids from across the country as they tell their stories and give insight into their…

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Eye Center Appointment

On Wednesday Tommy had an appointment to see Dr. Luchansky, a pediatric ophthalmologist at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. He handles Tommy’s contacts and we were there to make sure everything was going well. In the waiting room. This had to be one of our quickest appointments. I usually have to get myself mentally prepared…

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Functional Skills for Kids with Complex Needs (Vision/Hearing)

In October 2012, I attended a training at PaTTAN (Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network) called Developing Functional Skills for Children with Complex Needs: Focus on Vision and Hearing. Tom likes to learn new skills. This workshop is one of a series focused on strategies for providing Early Intervention services to infants, toddlers and preschoolers…

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