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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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We’re all geared up this weekend for the 2021 Leadership Conference. Visit the conference website to access the agenda, and conference materials. There’s even still time...
DC Leadership Conference Materials This year’s DC Leadership Conference will be held virtually from February 21st-23rd, bringing together affiliate leaders and advocates from...
2021 DC Leadership Conference Agendas This year’s DC Leadership Conference will be held virtually from February 21st-23rd, bringing together affiliate leaders and advocates...
A proposed settlement has been reached that would resolve the class action lawsuit Murphy v. Charles Tyrwhitt, Inc. The lawsuit alleges that Charles Tyrwhitt, Inc. Violated the...
The American Council of the Blind is the nation’s leading member-driven organization for individuals who are blind and experiencing vision loss. With over 65 state and special-..., Materials: Download the Legislative Imperatives One Pager Download the Secure Independence for Seniors and Medicare Beneficiaries Imperative Download the ­...
Background Physical activity plays an important role in maintaining health, well-being, and quality of life. According to the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, 2nd..., Legislative Imperative Podcasts: Legislative Imperative 3 – Exercise and Fitness for All Act