Beginner Braille – 5 Sessions

Individuals who are blind or visually impaired use braille to read and write.

This course is designed for parents or family of children who are blind or visually impaired who have little or no knowledge of braille.

Learn the Basics

  • Learn the alphabet
  • Learn punctuation and contractions



  • Parents and families of children who are blind or visually impaired

How Many

  • Oakland, Macomb, and Wayne counties: 4-6 participants
  • All other counties: 3-6 participants


Ensure the minimum number of participants.

We will schedule the workshop in your area once there is interest from the minimum number of participants. Let us know if you need help to meet the minimum.

Once the workshop is scheduled, we will list it as an event and open registration to others who are interested.




Each participant needs the following textbook and companion reader:

Ashcroft's Programmed Instruction: Unified English Braille and Ashcroft's Programmed Instruction Companion Reader: Unified English Braille