Category Archives: Blog

We’re hiring!

Feb
02
2015

Interested in becoming part of the Keystone family? Check out all of our current openings on our Employment Opportunities page. New positions have opened up recently!  

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Happy New Year!

Jan
05
2015

Happy New Year from all of us at Keystone! We are looking forward to a wonderful 2015. We have many new and exciting venture and projects taking place this year, and we will need your support more than ever! All …

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Keystone Co-Hosts Annual PAB Conference

Oct
23
2014

The annual Pennsylvania Association for the Blind Conference was October 21, 22, and 23 in Greensburg, PA. Keystone was one of 4 hosting agencies, along with Beaver County Association for the Blind, Westmoreland County Blind Association, and Fayette County Blind Association. …

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The Cane Lady

Jan
15
2013

By Luann Cade, Orientation & Mobility Specialist I am an Orientation & Mobility Specialist.  Most people call me an O&M or mobility teacher. I have even been called the “cane lady”. However, more often than not, many people do not …

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All Keystone Services Now Available in Lawrence County

Aug
09
2012

Keystone Blind Association was recently awarded the contracts to provide specialized services and prevention of blindness services in Lawrence County.  These contracts are funded (in part) by the PA Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services, Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, Department …

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Everyday Protective Techniques

Mar
23
2012

By Luann Cade, Orientation & Mobility Specialist   Protective techniques are designed to be use to protect one when traveling indoors or outdoors. There are several different ways one can protect them when they are traveling.  There are two techniques …

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What is a Monocular?

Feb
08
2012

By Luann Cade, Orientation & Mobility Specialist During mobility lessons, a monocular can be a tool to help a client travel safer and more efficiently.  But, what is a monocular?  A monocular is a low vision device that is used …

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