What is the UPBC?

The purpose of the organization is to create a climate of opportunity for blind children in home, school and society; to provide information and support to parents of blind children; to facilitate the sharing of experiences and concerns among parents of blind children; to develop and expand resources available to parents and their blind children; to help parents of blind children gain understanding and perspective through partnership and contact with blind adults; and to function as an integral part of the National Federation of the Blind and the National Organization of Parents of Blind Children in their ongoing efforts to eliminate discrimination and prejudice against the blind and to achieve for the blind security, equality and opportunity.

The membership is open to parents of blind children, educators of blind children and others interested in promoting the purposes of this organization.

We are a division of the National Federation of the Blind which is the largest organization of the blind in the country. Refer to: http://www.nfb.org/

Utah Parents of Blind Children is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization

Monday, May 23, 2011

Blind How/Project Strive

The NFB of Utah and Project STRIVE have launched a website that we are beta testing. Come test drive. Sign up. Upload videos, audio, articles. Comment, add to favorites and send us any glitch you find :) www.strive.ws (Beta site). In future will be www.blindhow.com
We allow any member of the site to submit articles, questions, and tutorials.

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