Our Mission

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.

News

The American Council of the Blind (ACB) and OrCam Technologies have committed to a cooperative agreement that will help empower blind and low vision...
“Dots and Dashes” is a short newsletter featuring a variety of topics and ACB stories. This issue features information about an open conference call hosted by the advocacy...
The 2020 ACB scholarship application is now open! The American Council of the Blind has a great opportunity for students who are legally blind to earn a scholarship, whether...
“Dots and Dashes” is a short newsletter featuring a variety of topics and ACB stories. This issue features information about the 2020 leadership meetings, the...
The American Council of the Blind invites you to a live reading of the classic tale The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving performed live by professional narrator Chris...
Young People Who Are Blind Write Reviews of Film and Video Contact: Joel Snyder, PhD (202) 467-5083 jsnyder@acb.org The American Council of the Blind's Audio Description...