American Foundation for the Blind


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American Foundation for the Blind,

n.pr an advocacy group for individuals with visual disabilities.
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In 1938, the American Foundation for the Blind convened a special conference to work out the philosophy and principles of home teaching.
The answer lies in her decision to work for the American Foundation for the Blind.
residents are legally blind, according to the American Foundation for the Blind.
Fears that making transit systems accessible will be prohibitively complicated and expensive are unfounded, according to a new book, Access to Mass Transit, published by the American Foundation for the Blind, Inc.
1880 - 1968) American memoirist, essayist, and counselor on international relations for the American Foundation for the Blind.
Prominent historical figures were involved with Rest Haven, including Helen Keller who was a member of the Board of Trustees for the American Foundation for the Blind.
At the most recent American Foundation for the Blind Leadership Conference (AFBLC), which was held in Brooklyn, New York, in late February 2014, Director of AFB Press and Professional Development George Abbott organized a group of JVIB and book editors and the editorial staff members of AFB Press to present on the topic of "Leadership Through Authorship.
NASDAQ: BIRT) has announced its collaboration with the American Foundation for the Blind to develop content that can be easily accessed and interpreted by the visually impaired community.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-December 10, 2013-Actuate works with American Foundation for the Blind on content accessibility
The initiative is a collaboration involving Rite Aid and such major organizations as the American Council of the Blind, the American Foundation for the Blind and the California Council of the Blind.
According to a study of five types of voting machines by the American Foundation for the Blind, most users were able to easily use the voting machines; however, some expressed difficulty with its synthetic speech and computer keyboard interface.
The ITEM Coalition was founded in spring 2003 by representatives of the Medicare Rights Center, the American Foundation for the Blind, AIMMM (Advancing Independence Modernizing Medicare and Medicaid), the CCD Health Task Force, and the Paralyzed Veterans of America.

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