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The Durward K. McDaniel Fund Committee is extending the deadline to Wednesday April 8th for qualifying ACB members to apply to become a 2020 recipient of the DKM First-Timers...
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...
Alexandria, VA (March 31, 2020) — The American Council of the Blind (ACB) Board of Directors voted unanimously to forego its annual conference and convention in Schaumburg,...
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 Link 2.0 is now available for iOS and supports iOS version 13. This release brings a number of major improvements: This version of ACB Link adds support for iOS 13, dark...
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...