Mission: The mission of Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired is to create personalized learning opportunities that empower people to thrive – at home, at work and in their communities.
Programs: Celebrating 100 years in 2020, Hadley is the world’s oldest and largest nonprofit provider of distance education for people who are blind or visually impaired, serving 145,000 annually in all 50 states and 66 other countries. Hadley is also the world’s largest provider of braille education. All of Hadley’s assistance to those with vision loss is provided at no cost to them. A 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, the organization relies on contributions from individuals, foundations and corporations to fund its programs. Learn more at www.hadley.edu