Fostering Voice, Choice, and Community

You’re not alone in your journey through vision loss and blindness. American Council of the Blind (ACB) welcomes and accepts you. Guided by its members, ACB advocates for equality of people who are blind and visually impaired, inspires community, and connects you with education, resources, and each other to support your independence.

News

2021 DKM First Timers This year’s DKM First Timer award winners are Kaila Allen from Mesa, Arizona and Belinda Collins from St. Pauls, North Carolina. Learn more about Kaila...
The Durward K. McDaniel (DKM) Fund Committee proudly presents the Class of 2021 DKM First-Timers. Each applicant met all requirements to be honored with this annual award in...
The Durward K. McDaniel (DKM) Fund Committee proudly presents the Class of 2021 ACB/JPMorgan Chase Leadership Fellows. Each applicant met all requirements to be honored with...
2021 AD Awards Call for Nominations The Audio Description Project recognizes outstanding contributions to the field of audio description through the Audio Description Awards....
On April 29, 2021, the FCC released a Public Notice seeking comment on TBS’s petition for limited waiver of the requirement to provide 87.5 hours of audio described programming...
The American Council of the Blind is proud to announce the newest member of our team: Jennifer Flatt! On May 10th, Jennifer will join us as Manager of Communications....