Tip of the Day #21 – How to Make a Roller Ball Tip Like New

Today’s tip of the day is a simple and easy way to make a roller ball cane tip for a white cane like new. For those of you who have used a roller ball cane tip, you may have noticed that over time the ability for the tip to roll diminishes. This is most likelyContinue reading “Tip of the Day #21 – How to Make a Roller Ball Tip Like New”

Tip of the Day #20 – Don’t Do This With A White Cane (Part 2)

Today’s tip of the day is simple and easy but also very important. And my tip is you should never use a white cane to point at things. As an O&M instructor, I have had to dodge quite a few canes being swung around by my students who were trying to point at something. IContinue reading “Tip of the Day #20 – Don’t Do This With A White Cane (Part 2)”

Tip of the Day #19 – High Contrast Light Switch

Locating light switches can be challenging for someone who is visually impaired or low vision due to the poor color contrast of many light switches with the walls behind them. The one-color combo that I see quite a bit is white light switches placed on white walls essentially blending the two. For someone who hasContinue reading “Tip of the Day #19 – High Contrast Light Switch”