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The American Council of the Blind strives to increase the independence, security, equality of opportunity, and quality of life for all blind and visually impaired people.

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On Friday, March 20, the American Council of the Blind and the American Foundation for the Blind sent a joint letter to Congress opposing language included in the...
The American Council of the Blind is closely monitoring information about the COVID-19  virus and its impact. After much thoughtful consideration, ACB has decided to..., Downloadable links: Final Letter: Immigrant Exclusion from COVID 3.0 Health and Economic Relief COVID-19 Package Medications Access Letter Transportation Access and...
At a time when our country is in a state of social distancing, your ACB family has opportunities for you to connect with others from the comfort of your home. Below you will...
ACB is undertaking a major infrastructure update of our server platform and we expect an outage of 72 hours to complete this project. The update will take place Friday, March 20,...
We hope you are having a great start to the new year! Back in July 2019, ACB and OrCam began a cooperation to raise awareness of OrCam’s assistive technology among ACB members in...
BADIE: Benefits of Audio Description In Education For Immediate Release - Contact: Joel Snyder, Director, Audio Description Project jsnyder@acb.org - (202) 467-5083...