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New dot on the block

New dot on the block

There’s a new kid on the label-making block: the electric 6dot braille label maker. This portable device allows braille labels to be created in virtually every language using standard tape; and has an automatic cutter to effortlessly clean label cuts. This neat device...
Thanks for your 3D gifts

Thanks for your 3D gifts

Thanks to all our donors who sent a Christmas gift towards our 3D printing campaign.  Your gifts will be used to purchase 3D printers; and to print 3D education models and toys for schools and early childhood development centres. Thank you for helping visually...
Free phone training

Free phone training

Touch screen mobile phones can be intimidating to visually impaired persons. So to help, the SANCB’s Assistive Technology Centre is offering free Introductory Mobile Training for iOS and Android devices. Training is designed specifically for beginners. It covers...
Computer joy

Computer joy

If you want to learn to use computers, you need computers to learn! And in the village of Magogoe Koikoi, in the North West, visually impaired persons have been longing for computer training. Their dream came true in February, when the SANCB launched a satellite...
Shaping up to be something special

Shaping up to be something special

Our ‘3D Printing for the Blind’ campaign is shaping up to be something really special! The campaign aims to give blind children and teens a more tactile learning experience, by providing them with 3D printed models. It’s proving to be an affordable way of customizing...