visually impaired

How Did Orientation and Mobility Training for the Blind Help Me Become a Better Person

blind woman crossing the street during her orientation and mobility training

What happened before the orientation and mobility training Sarah using a cane while crossing the busy street Hello my name is Sarah, and I am blind since birth. I am sure if you’ll spend even just 30 seconds of your… Continue reading How Did Orientation and Mobility Training for the Blind Help Me Become a Better Person


Different Blindness Myths that You Should be Aware of

blind woman while crossing the street

blind trying to cross a street In this post, I am going to list some of the things you may have considered facts about blind people for a long time. Below are some things that should make this whole blindness… Continue reading Different Blindness Myths that You Should be Aware of


Google Text-to-speech Filipino Language for Talkback Screen Reader is Now Available

Google Pixel XL Accessible Android Phone

A very accessible Android phone called Google Pixel XL Last October, Google has finally released the Filipino language support on its 3.13.3 update for their text-to-speech engine for Android and other products. Google TTS converts the text into speech which… Continue reading Google Text-to-speech Filipino Language for Talkback Screen Reader is Now Available


The Story of RBI, an Organization that Helps the Blind Filipinos

A hand while reading Braille This is the story of Resources for the Blind Incorporated RBI, an organization that provides products and services for blind Filipinos all over the Philippines. While we know that the Philippine government is doing their… Continue reading The Story of RBI, an Organization that Helps the Blind Filipinos


Czarinah Michaela Mercado Interview on TV5 Metro Sabado Ako ay Ikaw Rin

Czarinah radio interview From Czarinah Michaela Mercado’s Facebook: When you are thankful for what you have, you are always rewarded with more. And I am indeed thankful once again for this opportunity to speak and to share my life and… Continue reading Czarinah Michaela Mercado Interview on TV5 Metro Sabado Ako ay Ikaw Rin


Using the White Cane, the Right Way

I found a video on Youtube showing how to use the white cane. In the video, you can see a sighted person trying to experience that white stick we blind are using. According to her the sighted, it was hard… Continue reading Using the White Cane, the Right Way


12 Tips on How to Interact with a Blind Person

Photo of Fou Che from her Facebook account This post is mainly for sighted people who don’t know how to approach or guide a blind person. You should remember the most important advice from the list, you should ask first… Continue reading 12 Tips on How to Interact with a Blind Person