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for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss

AFB Newsletters

AFB offers a number of electronic newsletters to registered users. Newsletters are delivered via email to the account that you specify. Please log in to manage your subscriptions. If you are not yet registered with AFB, you can sign up to receive free newsletters and other services.

AccessWorld Alerts

Sign up to receive an e-mailed alert every time a new issue of AccessWorld® or breaking news article becomes available.

AFB Center on Vision Loss News

Information about upcoming events, seminars and learning opportunities, open houses, and other related activities at the Center on Vision Loss.

AFB Consulting News

News relating to AFB Consulting, resources for developers, and digital inclusion trends.

AFB DirectConnect

AFB DirectConnect provides user-friendly, targeted updates and alerts on public policy issues relating to blindness and visual impairment.

AFB Leadership Conference Updates

The American Foundation for the Blind's annual Leadership Conference covers the most pressing and relevant topics in the field of blindness and offers many opportunities to learn from the best and brightest minds in our field, make new connections, and reunite with old friends while earning continuing education credits.

American Foundation for the Blind Accessible Video Player Updates

The player is now available under a General Public License version 3 to any organization or developer who wants to make it easy for people who are blind or visually impaired to play videos online. Subscribe here for updates and bug fixes.

CareerConnect Newsletter

This newsletter will provide information about updates or changes to the CareerConnect program, introduce new staff or volunteers, share helpful tips, offer options for becoming more engaged in mentoring or the use of the program, and give a peek behind the scenes at AFB's efforts to expand employment possibilities for people with vision loss.

FamilyConnect Newsletter

This newsletter is sent out twice a year and contains selected resources for parents of children who are blind or visually impaired.

Focus on AFB (formerly AFB eNews)

Keep up to date on AFB's latest activities. You'll also get feature articles that offer the "big picture" of the most pressing issues in the blindness field. Recent eNews issues.

Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness Subscriber Alerts

This newsletter is sent out only to current JVIB subscribers on the day the online issue is made live. It includes information about the current issue.

VisionAware Newsletter

This newsletter is sent out monthly and contains selected articles and blog posts that can help people with vision loss lead independent, fulfilling lives, as well as information on upcoming features or offers.

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