The Guide Dog Foundation has compiled the following list of resources in an effort to provide helpful and useful information to our graduates and community about access laws, care and travel tips as well as links to organizations and websites that may be of interest to the blind and visually impaired community. If you have any questions, or need additional information, please contact our Consumer Service team at 631-930-9070 or via email at ConsumerServices@GuideDog.org.
It refers to the ability for everyone, regardless of disability or special needs, to access, use and benefit from everything within their environment. It is the degree to which a product, device, service, or environment is available to as many people as possible. Learn more about the Americans with Disabilities Act and access laws by clicking the link below.
Each season poses different potential hazards to your assistance dog or family pet. Exposure to these seasonal hazards can be preventable with some thoughtful planning. Below you'll find care information for the cold and warm seasons along with information on natural disaster preparation. Click on the buttons below to learn more.
Click the link below to read what the TSA (Transportation Security Administration) suggests for successful airline travel.
We put together a list of links to organizations and websites that may be of interest to the blind and visually impaired community.