If you are career curious and interested in discovering how someone landed their first job or how blind and low vision people succeed and thrive at work, this is your page! When you are looking to learn about how people just like you have found success in their chosen vocation, the CareerConnect series, Success Stories, has a video or blog for you. Success Stories.
Upcoming Webinars and Events
Are you looking for webinars related to transition to college or work, career readiness, job search skills, and much more? The APH ConnectCenter offers a variety of webinars each month. Click here to see what's coming up!
Check out the APH ConnectCalendar to find (and share your own) events from many other organizations in the field of blindness and visual impairment.
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Transition to College: Program Activity Guide
Introducing the new Transition to College: Program Activity Guide for students with vision loss who are considering post-secondary education to achieve career goals.
College Degree and Employment Opportunities
How does a college degree impact your working future if you are blind or have low vision? Can post-secondary education increase your earning potential?
Peter Papano-APH STEM Scholarship
APH is excited to announce an extended deadline for our new scholarship for students who are blind or visually impaired! The application process for the Peter Papano-APH Scholarship is open through September 17, 2021 (applications submitted after the designated timeframe will not be considered). If you live in California, plan to attend college in California, and will major in a STEM or Fine Arts subject, you may be eligible.
Join the National Transition Conversation!
The APH ConnectCenter has created an email list for the National Transition Conversation in an effort to foster collaboration and further our efforts toward successful transition. If you'd like to join the conversation, click here to subscribe.
Expanding Employment Possibilities for People with Vision Loss
Welcome to CareerConnect, an employment information resource offered by the American Printing House for the Blind for job seekers who are blind or visually impaired. CareerConnect provides employment information, career exploration tools, and job seeking guidance for individuals with vision loss and the professionals who work with them.
Employment Resources for Job Seekers who are Blind or Visually Impaired
Latest Blog Posts
- Intimidated, but Proceeding Regardless, as a Professional Who Is Blind or Visually Impaired
- Cleaning and Sanitizing Your Workspace as a Professional Who Is Blind or Visually Impaired
- Bread, Rice, or Tostada: Cultural Inclusion at The Transition Table, Part 4: Cake
- Bread, Rice, or Tostada: Cultural Inclusion at The Transition Table, Part 3: Leafy Vegetables
- Low Vision Exam. What is it? Who Needs it? What comes next?