Eyes on the Barriers and Challenges: Visually Impaired Women on Activities of Daily Living

  • T Sundara Raj Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Periyar University, Salem, Tamil Nadu, India https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5536-3739
  • V Priyadharshini Department of Sociology, Periyar University, Salem, Tamil Nadu, India
Keywords: Eyes on the Barriers, Visually Impaired, Coping Mechanism, Social Network, Challenges


It’s significant to deliberate the diverse challenges and needs that people with debilities face, and to search ways to progress their quality of life through study. Loss of sight is one of the infirmities that should be considered. The main objective of the study is to find out the constraints faced by visually impaired women, to study the social network system for the survival of visually impaired women, and to identify the coping mechanism to overcome the challenges faced by visually impaired women. The research study has been structural in a descriptive nature. Descriptive research design is a scientific method that involves observing and describing the behavior of a subject without influencing it in any way. This study consists of both Qualitative and Quantitative research designs. The aim of this research design is to deeply study the condition of visually impaired women in family and societal aspects.

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