Alphapointe Receives Patent and Military Approval on Pneumatic Tourniquet, Getting Greenlight on Second Life-Saving Device in a Week

Alphapointe Receives Patent and Military Approval on Pneumatic Tourniquet, Getting Greenlight on Second Life-Saving Device in a Week

Designed to Fit Around Most Human Limbs and in the Maximum Range of Field Kits and Settings, Newly Approved Model Will Vastly Expand Applicability and Production Demand, Allowing Agency to Create More Jobs for those who are Blind or Visually Impaired May 10, 2019, Kansas City, MO ~ For the second time in a week,…

Alphapointe Receives Approval from Department of Defense for its  Tactical Mechanical Tourniquet (TMT)

Alphapointe Receives Approval from Department of Defense for its Tactical Mechanical Tourniquet (TMT)

The Tactical Mechanical Tourniquet Will Save Lives of our Nation’s Fighting Men and Women May 6, 2019, Kansas City, MO ~ Alphapointe, the non-profit organization dedicated to helping individuals who are legally blind secure gainful employment, announced today that it has received notice that after years of testing and evaluation, the Tactical Mechanical Tourniquet (TMT)…

Queens Nonprofit Gives The Blind A Place To Work

Queens Nonprofit Gives The Blind A Place To Work

(Originally published by Patch Media authored by Maya Kaufman. View original article here) Alphapointe helps hundreds of people with vision impairments join the workforce. By Maya Kaufman, Patch Staff | Mar 13, 2019 6:23 pm ET | Updated Mar 14, 2019 9:44 am ET RICHMOND HILL, QUEENS — In a sprawling industrial complex in Richmond Hill, Joshua Romero is learning how…

NFL 360 : Seeing Sound

NFL 360 : Seeing Sound

On Christmas Night, NFL 360 aired a special featuring Alphapointe’s Cameron Black and his passion for Chiefs’ football. Read and subscribe to his blog: The Blind Quarterback. Watch the video here. The special also featured CEO Reinhard Mabry; Office Products employees, Maurice Atkins and Tiffany Eddins; and Low Vision Intake Coordinator, Cheryl Rayburn talking about…

Alphapointe incorporates technology in its new Richmond Hill residence

Alphapointe incorporates technology in its new Richmond Hill residence

(Originally published by Carlotta Mohamed on Thursday, December 27, 2018 on QNS.com) Alphapointe — with 100+ blind and visually impaired employees– focuses on hiring of the disabled providing training services, employment opportunities, and placing clients in the community for jobs. It does light and industrial manufacturing. The company occupies a 100-year-old building that was formerly an archive site for…