[blindkid] Jack and his new cane

Carol Castellano blindchildren at verizon.net
Wed Apr 7 03:26:05 UTC 2010

Cute pic!

These books can guide you in your O&M journey:

Independent Movement and Travel in Blind Children
  by Joe Cutter

Modular Instruction for Independent Travel
by Doris Willoughby

both available here:

Care and Feeding of the Long White Cane
by Tom Bickford

Techniques Used by Blind Travel Instructors
various authors

both available here:


At 09:56 PM 4/6/2010, you wrote:
>Are emails allowed through the list? I've attached a picture of Jack 
>and his new cane. My brilliant husband picked it up and held it out 
>himself in the bathroom on the tile where it was sure to make lots 
>of noise. Soon Jack was running after him wanting to do it too!
>I should have prepared better for this. What are your 
>recommendations/tips/books or websites to read for getting started?
>Marie (mother of Jack, 4 years old with Apert Syndrome)
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Carol Castellano, President
National Organization of Parents of Blind Children
carol_castellano at verizon.net

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