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

Advocates for individuals who are blind/have visual impairment; radio show, publishes a magazine ("The ACB Braille Forum") every other month; has a nationwide network of state and special-interest affiliates. Also has college scholarships available for students who are blind in both eyes; applications are available in mid-November and are due back February 15th.

Service Types

  • Family Rights And Guardianship

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Information/Referral
  • 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
  • Near Public Transportation

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service