Perkins International is committed to helping marginalized populations who are blind, deafblind, or blind with additional disabilities unlock their potential and realize their unique value as members of their communities. We invite you to learn about our work with local partners in over 67 countries to transform the lives of individuals, families, and communities.
What We Do
Everything we do falls under the following four key focus areas. We invite you to explore these initiatives by clicking on the links below to learn more about what we do, why we do it, and how you can join us to improve the lives of children with disabilities worldwide.
Where We Work
Mouse over a specific region to learn more about our work in that area and view examples of recent achievements and current projects.
Our experience confirms that when children with disabilities have the opportunity to receive an education, their lives—in addition to the lives of their families and communities—are remarkably transformed. For every story below, there are thousands more we have been privileged to witness over the last 20+ years. Together we can continue to change what it means to be blind, deafblind, or multiply disabled worldwide.