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Accommodations for Vision Disabilities


The Department offers a variety of accommodations to individuals with vision impairment. Available computer and telecommunications access products include:

"Low Vision" Accommodations

  • Glare Protection Screen
  • Large Monitor with High Resolution (19" - 25") 
  • Magnified Display of Computer Screen 
  • Magnified Display of Hardcopy Material
  • Large Print Production 
  • Copy Machine with Enlarging and Reducing Capability 
  • Color and Contrast Selection 
  • Keyboard Orientation Aids 
  • Other Keyboard Aids

"Blind" Accommodations

  • Speech Synthesizer
  • Screen Reader Software
  • Braille Printer/Embosser
  • Braille Translation Software and Firmware
  • Refreshable Braille
  • Braille Notetaker  
  • Braille Input Devices 
  • Optical Character Recognition (OCR) 
  • Keyboard Enhancements
  • Speech Recognition
  • Tactile Output (Non-braille) 
  • CD-ROM 
  • Telephone Light Pen