Points of Light

Summer camp can be a life-changing experience for all kids and especially for kids with visual impairments. In this program learn about Dr. Lauren Lieberman and the summer sports camp she founded called Camp Abilities.

Now in its 23rd year, Camp Abilities has spread to locations not only throughout the U.S. but also around the world.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with founder and director, Lauren Lieberman, about the benefits of this week long, sports oriented camp for visually impaired youth and how it can be a life changing experience for those who attend.

Three different topics will be explored in this program: it could be called a triumvirate of topics. You'll hear about transportation suggestions, biomarkers for glaucoma and summer camps for kids.