"Long cane for children is a 'facilitator'– the chance to independently accomplish something" -- REHACARE Trade Fair

"Long cane for children is a 'facilitator'– the chance to independently accomplish something"

We asked Ellen Schweizer, founder of "Anderes sehen" (A different kind of seeing)

08/17/2017

Photo: Ellen Schweizer and Steffen Zimmermann, founder of the association; Copyright: Anderes Sehen e.V., www.anderes-sehen.de

Ellen Schweizer and Steffen Zimmermann, founder of the "Anderes sehen e.V." association to encourage blind people from the very beginning.

Photo: Click-sonar coach Juan Ruiz while training with a kid; Copyright: Anderes Sehen e.V., www.anderes-sehen.de

Click sonar trainer Juan Ruiz, one of the world's three best echo-locators, teaches perceptual mobility for the A different kind of seeing association, so that children can get used to their long stick even better.

Foto: Leonie Höpfner; Copyright: privat

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