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Welcome to GaAER

The Georgia chapter of the Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of Blind and Visually Impaired

Welcome!

On behalf of the Georgia Chapter of the Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (GaAER), we welcome you to our chapter website. During your visit we hope you will find the information helpful as you learn about the activities and happenings of the Georgia AER Chapter and low vision and blindness resources available in Georgia. In the navigational toolbar or the links below, you will find information about our chapter including our mission, current board members, and recent newsletters. You will also find highlights from our annual conference, statewide training opportunities, information on Georgia blindness agencies, and university systems of Georgia disability services contacts just to name a few. We encourage vision professionals as well as those entering the vision field to join us through membership.

Learn more about the Georgia chapter of AER and how you can become involved.

Learn more about past and upcoming conferences and professional development opportunities and about Creating Accessible Presentations

Learn more about vision resources throughout the state of Georgia.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions.

Georgia AER Sponsors

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring us! Our 2021 Georgia Conference will not be a traditional face-to-face conference. Instead, we are hosting a virtual conference. We are asking for organizations to consider sponsoring our event. We have two levels of sponsorship available:

Gold Level Sponsors

Gold Level sponsors have been invited to speak for the last 15 minutes of one of the online sessions to share their product(s) with attendees that are related to the current topic. In addition, Gold Level Sponsors will have their company listed on our website, in the conference program, in the Annual Report, and in our monthly member newsletters for the duration of 2021! There are four Gold Level Sponsorships available for a nominal fee of $100. Gold Level Sponsors have been arranged.

Silver Level Sponsors

Silver Level Sponsors will have their company listed on our website, in the conference program, in the Annual Report, and in our monthly member newsletters for the duration of 2021! There are an unlimited number of Silver Level Sponsorships available for a nominal fee of $75. To purchase Silver Level Sponsorship, visit the Georgia AER Eventbrite page and purchase Silver Level Sponsor.

The Georgia AER Board of Directors and the entire Georgia AER members thank you in advance for your support!

Georgia AER Merchandise is Here!

The back of a white tshirt with the quote "Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much" - Helen Keller

We are excited to share that we have opened an online store where you can purchase Georgia AER merchandise to support our chapter and feel a part of something larger! As Helen Keller said, "Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much"! Visit our Zazzle store! and purchase GaAER merchandise today!