Sighted Guide Techniques
With preparation and learning, you can have the confidence you need to be an effective sighted guide.
It’s important that a sighted guide and the person they’re assisting are in sync to avoid mishaps. Here are basic techniques and reminders when acting as a sighted guide to someone who is blind or visually impaired. And in general, if you’re in a situation where you’re not sure what to do, ask the person you’re assisting how you can help.