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Attention Audio Description Fans! Here’s the latest on how to access Biden Inaugural events with audio description (AD): ACB Radio will stream the audio from the Inaugural...
Registration Open for the 2021 ACB Leadership Conference Registration is now open for the annual DC Leadership Conference taking place from February 21-23. This year’s event...
Aira is a service that connects blind and low vision people to highly trained, remotely-located agents. Through an app on your smartphone, Aira delivers instant access to visual...
Registration is now open for the annual DC Leadership Conference. The event will be held virtually from February 21st-23rd. We have learned so much during the past year...
Last Chance to Take the ACB Consumer Survey and Be Entered Into a Drawing for an Amazon Gift Card ACB has put together a brief survey to gain a better...
Young People Who Are Blind Write Reviews of Film and Video The American Council of the Blind's Audio Description Project (ACB-ADP) and the Described and Captioned Media Program...