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Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series: 7 Benefits of a White Cane--Blind & Visually Impaired

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A white cane is a device used by many people who are blind or visually impaired. It primarily allows its user to scan their surroundings for obstacles or orientation marks but is also helpful for onlookers in identifying the user as blind or visually impaired and taking appropriate care. This video discusses several other benefits of using a white cane. Part of the "Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series."

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Runtime: 6 minutes 8 seconds

Still image from: Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series: Introduction
Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series
Episode 1
1 minutes 58 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Still image from: Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series: How to Do the Touch & Slide White Cane Technique
Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series
Episode 2
4 minutes 11 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
Still image from: Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series: 7 Benefits of a White Cane--Blind & Visually Impaired
Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series
Episode 3
6 minutes 8 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
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Episode 4
1 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
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Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series
Episode 5
1 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
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Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series
Episode 6
2 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
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Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series
Episode 7
2 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
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Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series
Episode 8
1 minutes 59 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
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Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series
Episode 9
2 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12
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Orientation & Mobility Skill Refresher Series
Episode 10
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 6 - 12