The purpose of the Arizona Council of the Blind (AzCB) is to promote an improved understanding of the capabilities and needs of people who are blind or visually impaired residents of and visitors to the State of Arizona, and to work to improve the social, economic, educational, employment and civic opportunities which are available to blind and visually impaired people within Arizona.
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Save the Date!
Are you or someone you know experiencing vision loss or a combined vision and hearing loss? Are you looking for information or help with your vision problem or vision/hearing problem?
Then, mark your calendar for November 7, 2014, for the Vision Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology Expo (VRATE) at the Phoenix Convention Center in the South Building located at 33 South 3rd Street from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. There will be about 20 speakers and 50 exhibitors presenting information and products that will be of great interest to you. This is a "FREE" event.
For the most current information, go to the VRATE web site.
The September board meeting is scheduled for Saturday, September 13th from 9AM to 11AM. More information to follow. You may review the past agendas and minutes here.
We greatly encourage members and readers to read the article just posted on the web site all about Charitable Giving opportunities
Read the historical proclamation from the President of the United States on the twentieth anniversary of the American's with Disabilities Act (ADA).
The Arizona Council of the Blind is a registered 501C3 tax-exempt volunteer organization Supporting the blind and low-vision community of Arizona. If you would like to contribute to the work and actions of AzCB There are three-easy ways in which you can help keep our mission moving forward.
We thank you for your contributions.
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