TITLE

Consumers

PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness;May99, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p332
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on services for the visually impaired. HandiTalk audio program on the Internet; Equestria program from the New York Therapeutic Riding Center.
ACCESSION #
1849008

 

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