“My mother was vision impaired and she would delight in any opportunity to play games including cards and scrabble,” explained Maryellen.  “I watched her become frustrated when she was unable to read the cards or the letter on the scrabble pieces.  A lot of our low vision products reflect my prior effort and success in finding suitable options. Some of our products are also suitable for people dealing with ADD or ADHD.”

Our current low vision products include Scrabble, Boggle, Yahtzee, Bridge Decks and tallies, large print crosswords, large print Sudoku, large print word finds, magnifying pennants, puzzles and braille Uno, Skip-Bo and Dominos.

Low vision is the term used to describe significant visual impairment that can’t be corrected fully with glasses, contact lenses, medication, or eye surgery.  Signs and symptoms can include reduced acuity or visual field, contrast difficulties, blurred vision, eye misalignment, poor depth of vision, difficulty reading, double vision, and balance problems.  Some of the more common causes of low vision include: macular degeneration, cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, retinitis pigmentosa, and amblyopia.  Although low vision tends to impact older adults, the condition can be experienced by people of all ages. Order today or contact us for more information.