Hadley's Family Education (FE) Program offers a variety of courses for family members of individuals who are blind or severely visually impaired. Topics range from child development, independent living, braille reading and writing and adjustment to blindness issues.


You are eligible to enroll in the FE Program if you are a parent or grandparent of a blind or severely visually impaired child; or if you are a spouse, adult daughter or son, or adult sibling of a blind or severely visually impaired adult. As Hadley's courses are offered worldwide, it is important that you can read and understand courses written in English.

Why Enroll?

  • Learn to read and write braille.
  • Foster the development of a child with a visual impairment.
  • Support your family member's adjustment to vision loss.
  • Develop advocacy skills.

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Not sure if you are eligible to enroll?

Contact Student Services or send an enrollment application so that we can determine your eligibility.