The AER Office is closed through July 26, 2016, while staff attends the AER International Conference 2016 in Jacksonville, Florida.
Welcome to the New AER Website
The Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (AER) welcomes you to its new website, which is designed on an accessible platform and adaptable for viewing on desktops, tablets, and mobile devices.
AER is pleased to provide resources to the professionals who serve those who are blind and visually impaired.
Members are cordially invited to attend the AER Business Meeting, July 23, 2016, 4:30pm – 6:30pm, Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront, Grand 4. View meeting documents online.
The AER Awards Committee is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 AER awards for outstanding service and excellence in the field of visual impairment and blindness. Select the link to view the 2016 winners and join us at the AER Awards Luncheon on July 22 at the AER International Conference 2016 in Jacksonville.
Make sure the AER International Conference 2016 is marked prominently on your calendar for the summer of 2016 in sunny Jacksonville, Florida, and register today! We’re expecting more than 650 professionals from the field of blindness and visual impairment to attend. That makes the AER International Conference 2016 North America’s largest meeting of vision education and rehabilitation professionals.
The biennial conference will feature hands-on presentations in the field of blindness and visual impairment along with vendors showcasing state-of-the-art technology and services. We also have stimulating sessions starring motivational speakers Vera Jones and Enrique Oliu, both with ties to the blindness community.
Registration is open for the AER International Conference 2016 – advance registration deadline is June 20, so sign up today. Join us in July!
AER Members – Create Your Account
AER’s new website allows members access to their member record for address updates, to renew, make purchases, and to get to members-only sections of the website. First, members must register for an account. To activate the account:
- Select the login tab at the top of the page to be directed to a series of pages.
- Select Register Now at the bottom of the page.
- Select Quick Activation by Contact ID.
- Enter your member number, first name and last name.
- Choose your own username and password.