New and Noteworthy

  • There are now Lego sets that are available with instructions in Braille. Here is the link from the Today show that explains more about this.
  • Thanks to a partnership between the National Federation for the Blind and Kellogg's there will now be "Love Notes" available in both Braille and re-recordable audio boxes for parents to share with their children on the Rice Krispies Treats writable wrappers.
  • Kare11 did a segment on an app called "Be My Eyes" where a blind person can connect with a sighted person using the app to video chat with a volunteer who can help them out with many tasks using the phone's camera. To read more about this app go to: