Sep 22, 2017
253-09-22-17 Enchroma Glasses
Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look
at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to
help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or
other special needs!
Color blindness affects millions of people worldwide. It
affects 1 in 12 men and 1 in 200 women. Most people with
color blindness are not blind to color, but have a reduced ability
to see or differentiate them. This is where Enchroma glasses
According to their website, "Enchroma glasses are the only
specialty eyewear that alleviates red-green color blindness,
enhancing colors without the compromise of color accuracy."
Their products provide vibrant, accurate color, and look like
a stylish pair of sunglasses. There are a variety of styles
available and come in both Indoor or Outdoor lenses.
more about the technology behind these specialty glasses.
For more information, to read our blog, or to drop us a line,
. That was your Accessibility Minute
for this week! I¹m Laura Medcalf with the INDATA Project
at Easterseals Crossroads, in Indiana.