2238 Encore of 1133 Living with a Blind Person (Sep. 21, 2022)


2238 Encore of 1133 Living with a Blind Person (Sep. 21, 2022)


Show Notes

Most episodes of Eyes On Success center on the experiences of a blind person, whether dealing with technology, employment, travelling or whatever. This week, hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey discuss raising and living with a blind person from everybody else’s perspective, including interviews with Pete’s mother, sister, wife, in-laws and children.

2237 Raising a sighted child (Sep. 14, 2022)


2237 Raising a Sighted Child (Sep. 14, 2022)


Show Notes

What is it like to raise a sighted child when one of the parents is blind? That is the question Ron and Denise Miller asked of hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey back in 2015. We talked with the Miller’s about our experiences raising sighted children and aired a show based on the discussion. Now, seven years later, we follow up with Ron to see how it’s been going.

2236 NBP Center for Braille Innovation (Sep. 7, 2022)


2236 NBP Center for Braille Innovation (Sep. 7, 2022)


Show Notes

The National Braille Press (NBP) is well known for its mission of promoting braille literacy and producing a variety of braille books for all ages and interests. Perhaps less well known is their program to advance technologies to produce braille. Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Brian MacDonald, President and CEO of NBP, about these efforts.