American Foundation for the Blind connects families with vision disabilities to knowledge and support. In the business world they guide the creation of more accessable products for the blind to use, they offer publications and learning courses to help educate professionals in the field of vision impairment.
Changing the lives of children with vision impairment by making sure they recieve their textbooks at the same time sighted peers get theirs, making sure i phones, i pads and i pods are available, and popular prime time and childrens television shows are video described.
They also help pharmacies to use best practice in providing prescription labels in large print and braille.
Online Only Service
|Type of Organization||Nonprofit (501c3)|
|Categories||Advocacy, Assistive Technology, Disability Specific, Medical, Resource/Lending Library, Trainings|
|Spanish Services Offered?||No|
|Child Care Available?||No|
|Age Range||All ages|
|Disability Categories||Physical Disability|
|This organization pertains to all disabilities?||No|
|This organization pertains to these specific diagnoses|
|Is this a statewide service?||No|
|Contact Name||Carl Augusto CEO|