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.

Welcome to the

2019 Conference and Convention

July 5 -12 in Rochester, NY

Convention Programs:
Volume 1 of the Convention Program, Click Here
Volume 2 of the Convention Program, Click Here

News

For Immediate Release Contact: Joel Snyder, PhD, Director, Audio Description Project, ACB (202) 467-5083 WASHINGTON, July 15, 2019 - The American Council of the Blind (ACB)...
ACB-OrCam Collaboration Seeks to Enhance Independence for Blind and Low Vision Community through Innovative Assistive Technology Rochester, New York (July 7, 2019) – The...
Want to help ACB capture highlights and memories of the 2019 conference and convention and leverage access to the many forms of accessible technology? ACB wants to know what...
Beginning July 4 through July 15, ACB's Alexandria and Minneapolis offices will be closed. All staff will be attending the ACB National Conference & Convention in Rochester,...
2019 is a pivotal year for ACB because we will be holding elections for officers, and with several officers leaving the Board, there will be change. Get to know this year's...
“Dots and Dashes” is a short newsletter featuring a variety of topics and ACB stories. This issue features breaking news about the Medicare Demonstration of Coverage for Low...