Let's Walk Together - Human Guide Video
Produced in 2013, Emerson College, the Carroll Center for the Blind, Shriver Clinical Services Corporation, DDS and MCB partnered to create the video demonstrating use of the Human Guide technique (also known as Sighted Guide) by adults who have intellectual disability and vision loss. Throughout the 23 minute video use of the Human Guide technique is demonstrated in everyday situations including: Doorways, Narrow Spaces, and Crowded Areas; Stairs,; Steps and Ramps; Uneven Surfaces; Seating at a Table and a Couch; Getting Into and Out of a Car and Van. This video also addresses the unique needs of individuals with vision loss who use walkers or gait belts.
Let's Walk Together / CD
A free copy of the "Let's Walk Together" video is available on DVD. Please email Lisa.DiBonaventura@state.ma.us with your request including your name and mailing address.
Let's Walk Together: Resource Handouts
The following handouts summarize the key points of the Let's Walk Together video.
Standard Human Guide Technique, Variations, and Equipment Use