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About Us

We’re committed to helping you create the best digital experiences for all people.

Our Mission

We’re mission-driven to build a more accessible digital world.

At Perkins Access, digital accessibility is more than just what we do: It’s what we believe in. We partner with organizations of all kinds to help them create digital products, services and experiences — websites, apps, multimedia and beyond — that engage and include all people, regardless of their abilities.

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How Are We Different?

  • Our Approach

    We take a holistic approach to accessibility — one that builds your expertise and helps you integrate accessibility throughout your digital culture in a long-term, sustainable way. That includes evaluation by native users of assistive technology for invaluable, real-world insights.
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  • Our Team of Experts

    Our consultants bring an average of 20 years of experience in human-centered design, digital accessibility standards and assistive technology. We’re innovators and problem-solvers with a passion for accessibility and a sincere desire to help our clients succeed.
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  • Our Experience

    As part of Perkins School for the Blind, Perkins Access is steeped in a culture of accessibility. We have helped clients ranging from universities and healthcare organizations to tech companies and financial services firms transform their digital experiences to become accessibility leaders.
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We’re proud to be part of Perkins School for the Blind.

Perkins Access is a group within the world-renowned Perkins School for the Blind. Since 1829, Perkins has helped improve the lives of people with visual impairment and other disabilities through education and innovation. Perkins is home to many leading initiatives including the Howe Innovation Center, which serves as an incubator for the disability-tech space. When you partner with Perkins Access, you become a part of our effort to improve disability inclusion.

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We Believe...

  • That everyone has the right to accessible digital experiences.

    In today’s world, it’s both possible and essential for all people, of all abilities, to engage fully with digital content.
  • That accessibility is good for everybody.

    User experiences that are better for people with disabilities are almost always better for everyone: more intuitive, flexible and user-friendly.
  • That improving accessibility shouldn’t feel like a burden.

    It can be a creative, collaborative and even inspiring process.

Client Testimonial

Justin Tumelaire
Accessibility Manager, Cengage
"This partnership works because accessibility is about people. If you don’t have the person in mind when you’re working to improve accessibility, it’s going to fail somewhere. It needs to be more than a task — it needs to be a mission. "

Talk to an expert about your accessibility needs.

We’re excited to partner with you to help your organization reach, engage and serve more people, more fully.
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