BANGOR, Maine — Sean Baker of Bangor graduated recently from The Iris Network Rehabilitation Center in Portland.The 12-week intensive, immersive, individualized program in vision rehabilitation with a demanding curriculum prepares participants who are blind or visually impaired to be competitive in the job market. Baker’s abilities with technology… Read More
    When: Saturday, October 17 at 11 a.m. Where: Dover, meet at the Court House parking lot on Court Street FMI: Nancy, 563-0036 The white cane is a mobility tool used by individuals who are blind or visually impaired. Come walk with us and learn… Read More
    PORTLAND, Maine – Regal Naseef has been named the director of development and communication at The Iris Network. A fundraising and communication professional with over 20 years of experience, Regal has strengthened and built capacity for hundreds of nonprofits both in the State of Maine and internationally. Read More
    HOULTON, Me., March 6, 2015 -“I want to push my limits and expand my horizons and to show my clients they can too,” said Amber Mooney. Amber has recently completed her six month internship to become a Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist, capping off a two year Master’s degree… Read More
    iPad, iPhone, E Readers, Laptops and Gadgets Galore: An information morning for people with visual impairment Learn what the possibilities are to access technology with ease at home, at school, and at work from the access technology professionals at The Iris Network. This information is geared… Read More
    1.4 miles through Portland’s Old Port, starting and ending at Monument Square. Goal is to raise awareness around white canes as a symbol of independent travel! Registration starts at 9:30, walk at 10:00. Pre-register by calling Terri at 207-518-5003. Adults $15 and under 12 $5. Proceeds provide training,… Read More
    Saturday, October 13th kick-off at 9:30 a.m. in Monument Square in Portland, Maine. Please join us as we walk for independence and safety awareness! Register for the walk today, on-line, at www.theiris.org . Or call The Iris Network with any questions 207-774-6273!… Read More