Programs and Resources by Disability - Sensory

Student Bio

A UTM student with a sensory disability talks about and her career development and gives advice to others.  Uma Sensory Disability

CNIB

General resources and information for those living with vision loss including supports around assistive devices: CNIB Home

American Foundation for the Blind

This organization has career resources for those with vision loss. AFB Home

Career Mentorship Program

CNIB and AFB have partnered to create a career mentorship program for Canadians with vision loss: CareerConnect Canada

Canadian Hearing Society

Employment Services at CHS helps culturally Deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing individuals find a job, and works with employees and employers to put the right supports in place to for success on the job. Canadian Hearing Society Employment Services

Books

The Blind Visionary: Practical Lessons for Meeting Challenges on the Way to a More Fulfilling Life and Career by: Doug Eadie, Virginia Jackon. Available on Amazon.com

Videos

A TED Talk with Caroline Casey: Looking Past Limits