Paralympian Joseph
Rainieri found
long-distance running
helped him cope
with vision loss.
Read his story.

Vision loss doesn’t mean giving up on your dreams

”If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones,
then you never will change the outcome.” — Michael Jordan

Take back your life with support and skills

Dept. of Services for the Blind

This innovative Washington State agency helps you keep your job or get your career back on track. Their vocational rehab counselors understand the issues confronting you and help you develop a plan and resources. Make people see you for your abilities, not your disability.

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People who are blind are breaking down barriers

Blind surfer gets sponsors and a movie: Beyond Sight

Watch his story on YouTube.

Follow Team USA at the Paralympics

Love soccer? Well, soccer has been modified so blind athletes can compete. Follow the Paralympics on NBC.