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You’re not alone in your journey through vision loss and blindness. American Council of the Blind (ACB) welcomes and accepts you. Guided by its members, ACB advocates for equality of people who are blind and visually impaired, inspires community, and connects you with education, resources, and each other to support your independence.

2022 ACB Conference & Convention 
Registration reopens for virtual participates on June 30 

News

On June 22, 2022, the federal government announced a new initiative to expand the availability of testing options that are more accessible for people who are blind or low...
Testing is a critical part of the fight against COVID-19, but some people who are blind or have low vision face barriers using many of the COVID-19 tests on the market. ...
The American Council of the Blind (ACB) is proud to announce the winners of the 2022 BADIE Awards (Benefits of Audio Description In Education), a “Listening Is Learning”...
Held Virtually Monday, August 8 to Friday, August 12, 2022 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Eastern each day Audio Description (AD) makes visual images accessible for people who are...
ALEXANDRIA, VA (June 13, 2022) —The American Council of the Blind (ACB) proudly announces the 2022 Achievement Awards in Audio Description, an initiative of the Council’s...
Saturday, June 18 at 7:00pm ET Broadcast on ACB Radio Mainstream - ACB Media One Thanks to the Bay State Council of the Blind ($250), Merrilee Hill-Kennedy ($100), Council...