Blindness Awareness Month
October is Blindness Awareness Month. Based on the 2017 Annual Disability Statistics Compendium, there were 7,668,316 individuals with a vision disability living in U.S. communities. California had the highest percentage at 26.5%, while Vermont had the lowest percentage at 14.4% for this disability type. ETA compiled workplace resources for employing and accommodating individuals with blindness.
To learn more about Workplace Resources for the Blind, click here.