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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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WASHINGTON, July 2, 2020 — Emergency relief care packages brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic will soon arrive to over 2,000 Americans who are blind and visually impaired,...
New Spoken Rx™ feature in the CVS Pharmacy app is the result of a collaboration with the American Council of the Blind Woonsocket, Rhode Island (July 8, 2020) – CVS Pharmacy...
For Americans who are blind or have low vision, the right to vote independently has been hard fought and evolved over the last five plus decades. Early stages of accessible voting...
San Francisco, California, July 2, 2020 –  Patreon, working with the American Council of the Blind, announced a sweeping initiative to enhance its website and mobile...
Join us for our 2020 Virtual Conference and Convention, taking place from Friday, July 3 to Friday, July 10! ACB has decided to open registration a day earlier...
ACB - A Path To the Future: July 3 - July 10, 2020 If you have registered for the ACB 2020 Virtual Convention, you have already taken the first step on the path. If you...