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for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss

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Whether you are blind, visually impaired, losing vision, or know someone affected by low vision or blindness, we have news and information that can help. The American Foundation for the Blind connects people to helpful products, programs, services, and support. Together, we are breaking through barriers, challenging misconceptions, and expanding possibilities. Join our community and discover new ways to connect!

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