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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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Come along with us on a new leadership journey as we take things higher in 2021! We’re making exciting plans to join in solidarity to celebrate together throughout the 60th annual...
There is a progressive rhythm in motion within ACB, and more members are tuning in and getting in step. Are you interested in sharing your abilities and skill sets for the greater...
Inauguration with Audio Description The Presidential Inaugural Committee made accessibility a priority in all aspects of the ceremonies and events for the inauguration of...
Attention Audio Description Fans! Here’s the latest on how to access Biden Inaugural events with audio description (AD): ACB Radio will stream the audio from the Inaugural...
Registration Open for the 2021 ACB Leadership Conference Registration is now open for the annual DC Leadership Conference taking place from February 21-23. This year’s event...
Aira is a service that connects blind and low vision people to highly trained, remotely-located agents. Through an app on your smartphone, Aira delivers instant access to visual...