Videos demonstrating use of the cane
What happens if the cane is out of step
Importance of centering the hand
Three things the cane might miss
Remembering and getting around a corner or obstacle
This video shows the correct cane technique, with the cane that is used in the next two videos.
Videos show what happens when approaching a diagonal drop-off when walking with the cane "out of step."
The second video shows the same demonstration as the first, but describes a few of the movements verbally.
This video shows why it is important to center the hand.
This video shows three things that the cane may not detect, and strategies to reduce the risk.
This video shows how to teach people to remember where an obstacle or a corner is after it was contacted by the cane, so they can safely walk around it while the cane is out ahead.
Teaching the Cane and Non-Visual Skills