• A woman reads a magazine with the help of a video magnifier.
  • Bully poses for a photo.
  • A man reads a book by braille
  • A vision impaired student walks through campus.
  • An exterior photo of the Industrial School.

Our Mission

Enhance employment and independent living outcomes for individuals who are blind or visually impaired through research, training, education, and dissemination.

Best Practices in the Randolph-Sheppard Business Enterprise Program available products: Informational Brochure on the BEP; National Online Training Curriculum for BEP Staff - 14 modules include Business Management, Marketing and Customer Service, R-S program Policies, and Introduction to Blindness (free course); and Working with Blind Entrepreneurs who have Hearing Loss Resource Guide. Research & Training Utilization Award National Technical Assistance Center

Our Mission

Enhance employment and independent living outcomes for individuals who are blind or visually impaired through research, training, education, and dissemination.

 Funded by the United States Department of Education, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR).