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Braille Literacy Month 2017

As January wraps up, we can’t not share the fact it is Braille Literacy Month on the blog. We’re passionate about braille (no secret there!) and every day we work to put braille materials in the hands of people who need them, namely students and consumers who are blind or print restricted. 

Lucy Morrissey - Jan 25, 2017

Bringing the Magic of the Holidays to Children—in Braille!

The holiday season is upon us. As 2016 comes to a close, we want to thank our customers, partners and friends for a wonderful year and for recognizing the importance of alternate formats. 

For over a decade, T-Base has done something special to help Santa and his elves bring the magic of the holidays to children who are blind or print restricted. Watch the video to learn all about this initiative--and happy holidays!

Lucy Morrissey - Nov 24, 2016

Second CVAA Order: Summary

An important deadline in telecommunications is approaching. By Dec. 20, 2016, multichannel video programming distributors (MVPDs) must be in compliance with new rules under the 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA). The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced these rules--collectively referred to as the Second CVAA Order--in late 2015, further implementing accessibility objectives established in the 21st CVAA (passed by Congress in 2010).

Lucy Morrissey - Nov 18, 2016

179 Million Reasons to Provide Accessible Healthcare Communications

When you reflect on why you would need to offer your healthcare communications in braille, large print, audio or another type of alternate format (aside from it being the law), you might think of only your patients or plan members who have identified as blind or have requested an alternate format—you might think small group

Lucy Morrissey - Oct 06, 2016

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