American Council of the Blind

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Contact Information

American Council of the Blind
Contact: American Council of the Blind, Editor
Email Address: info@acb.org
Phone: 202-467-5081
Alternate Phone: 800-424-8666
Fax: 703-465-5085

1703 N. Beauregard St., Suite 420 Alexandria, VA 22311
Area Served: Out of State

Map Location American Council of the Blind

Narrative

 

This national organization was established to promote the independence, security, equality of opportunity, and to improve quality of life for all blind and visually impaired people.  Services include non-medical information/referral, the ACB Braille Forum, (available in braille, large print, digital cartridge, email, online and podcast) and the ACB E-Forum (available via email, online and podcast), legislative and governmental monitoring, college scholarships (deadline: Feb. 15th), and public education.

 

 

Service Types

  • Family Rights And Guardianship

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Information/Referral
  • Self-Advocacy Training
  • Service Animals
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • Blind
  • DeafBlind
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Braille/audio
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service