As the parent of a preschooler who is blind or has low vision, you’re facing a whole new set of questions: How can I help my child socialize? How can I prepare them for a classroom environment? How you may help your child to develop independence skills and begin the process of social interaction development.

teacher and students in a preschool class

All about school for visually impaired children from age three to six:

Transition to Independence

Connect with Other Parents of Children Who are Blind or Low Vision

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If you are raising a blind child, know that you are not alone. You can connect directly with other parents like you by joining our ParentConnect support group. You can also join on Facebook HERE