Blind Man Uses Instagram to Share Images
We came across this video whilst browsing the mashable RSS feed. We thought it was so inspiring to see how accessible today’s devices and software are, that even the impossible becomes possible.
So next time you’re creating a site or App, just have a think about making it accessible.
Take a look at the video:
United Kingdom Statistics
- There are almost 2 million people in the UK who are living with sight loss that has a significant impact on their daily lives
- There are 40,000 blind and partially sighted children and young people in the UK
- One in every nine people aged over 60 are currently living with sight loss
- Well over two fifths of blind and partially sighted people feel ‘moderately’ or ‘completely’ cut off from people and things around them
Every day around 100 people in the UK start to lose their sight.