American Council of the Blind of New York
The American Council of the Blind (ACB) of New York, Inc. is New York’s largest consumer organization of and for people with vision loss. As the state affiliate of the ACB, the organization supports and promotes the educational, vocational, and social advancement of blind and visually impaired individuals. There are local chapters throughout the state, a convention twice a year, and a toll-free number where callers can be referred to resources and receive basic information about blindness and low vision. ACBNY also raises public awareness about the challenges and circumstances of life with vision loss.