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AFBAmerican Foundation®
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 DirectConnect

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

AFB eLearning Alerts

Created by the Professional Development team at AFB to alert professionals to elearning opportunities and national events of interest.

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.

AFB Leadership Conference Updates

Sign up for news on the annual AFB Leadership Conference, which seeks to improve the quality of programs and services to blind and visually impaired children and adults.

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.

DOTS for Braille Literacy (Development of Teacher Support)

Published three times a year and filled with information related to braille instructional techniques and strategies, new products, resources, braille-related events and workshops. Recent issues of DOTS.


A semi-annual publication for friends, highlighting special donors, current program activities and ways to help. Recent issues of FOCUS.

News from AFB Press

Learn about new publications, special offers, and more.

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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