National Homework Hotline for Blind/Visually Impaired Students (NHH-BVI)

What: The National Homework Hotline for Blind/Visually Impaired Students (NHH-BVI) is a free service for K-12 and college students in the United States who are experiencing school closures due to COVID-19.

Areas of hotline help include, but are not limited to:

  • Voice Over for macOS and iOS devices
  • Nemeth and literary braille
  • Cranmer abacus
  • Refreshable braille displays
  • Core Curriculum Subjects (Math, ELA, Science, Social Studies) 

Who: NHH-BVI responders are experienced TVIs, tutors, blind mentors, STEM professionals,  and college students 

How: Support requests are submitted by email or phone. Volunteer responders provide call backs from M-Fri 11am-8pm EST. Most requests receive a response within 24 hours.

To request support, email or call 732-835-6672.

Include the following information: 

  • student’s first name and grade in school
  • specific description of the help that is needed
  • telephone number for hotline responder to call 

VISTAS Education Partners
P.O. Box 4214   Highland Park, NJ 08904 | 732-835-6672 |

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