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Inspirational vision

For nearly 35 years, HumanWare’s inspirational vision has resulted in the development of more than 50 highly intuitive and intelligent solutions that change the lives of people living with visual impairment and vision loss. To use at home, in the classroom or in the workplace, our technology has helped more than 1 million people worldwide to see things differently and live independently.

HumanWare employees sitting side by side smiling during an annual training day.

Who we are

Founded in 1988, HumanWare is a Canadian-based company part of the EssilorLuxottica group since 2013. Recognized as an industry leader, our mission is to develop solutions enabling people living with visual impairment and vision loss to develop their potential and maintain their autonomy. Through the dedication of our employees and partners in North America, the United Kingdom, Australia and a worldwide distribution network, we improve the quality of life for our customers by promoting literacy, inclusion, and accessibility.

Measurement of digital signals with the help of an oscilloscope during the development of the Brailliant BI 40X

What we do

Every day, our clients face new challenges that arise from living in a world designed for the sighted. We use our passion and talent to develop technological aids for our customers living with a visual impairment or vision loss and continually strive to set new standards in product innovation to design and manufacture solutions that help people see things differently and live independently.

Where to find us



1800, rue Michaud, Drummondville, QC J2C 7G7, Canada

Tel : (819) 471-4818


Innovation Center

445 Rue du Parc-Industriel, Longueuil, QC J4H 3V7, Canada

Tel : (450) 463-1717

United States

Distribution and repair center

7846 SW Jack James Drive, Stuart, FL 34997, USA

Tel : 1 800 722-3393

United Kingdom

Operations Center, Europe, Middle East and Africa

2 Bullmatt Business Centre, Northampton Road, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 6AR, United Kingdom

Tel : +44 1933 415 800


Operations Center, Asia-Pacific

Unit 8 / 71 Parramatta Rd, Silverwater, NSW 2128, Australia

Tel : (02) 9686 2600