ACB is committed to educating the public about the
capabilities of people who are blind, and Springboard Consulting provides a wonderful place for us to share that message.
The American Council of the Blind is the nation's leading
organization of people who are blind and visually impaired. Purposes:
The Council strives to improve the well-being of all blind and visually impaired people by: serving as a representative national organization of blind people; elevating the social, economic and cultural levels of blind people; improving educational and rehabilitation facilities and opportunities; cooperating with the public and private institutions and organizations concerned with blind services; encouraging and assisting all blind persons to develop their abilities and conducting a public education program to promote greater understanding of blindness and the capabilities of blind people.
For further information, contact: American Council of the Blind, 1155 15th St. N.W., Suite 1004, Washington, D.C. 20005; Phone: (202) 467-5081, or toll free (800) 424-8666; Fax: (202) 467-5085; Website: www.acb.org