ACBT cooperates with the news media in presenting information of interest to visually impaired persons.
The ACB of Texas has established an online resource library, which will be updated as information is developed. Go to the Resource Library Page
ACBT Media Releases and Links
Pedestrian Safety – this film is narrated by Larry Johnson and discusses many aspects of driver awareness that are often and unfortunately overlooked. The results of these oversights can range from close calls to the death of a pedestrian. You can use this link to watch the .wmv version.
A public service announcement about the risks of the blind as pedestrians, run on the program Focus on South Texas, can viewed at this link.
An interview profiling the life of Larry Johnson, author, writer and motivational speaker.
ACBT list serv allows delivery of information and exchange of messages. To subscribe to the list serv send a completely blank email to email@example.com
H-E-B offers talking prescription labels in four stores in Texas
We are pleased to announce that H-E-B has begun offering talking prescription labels at four of its pharmacies for customers who are blind or visually impaired. Read more about talking prescriptions at H-E-B.
ACBT-Advocacy in Action
On Thursday, September 22, the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) will conduct a stakeholder meeting to discuss the Independent Living Services for Older Individuals Who are Blind (IL-OIB) program. The meeting will be held at 3:00 PM at the Texas Workforce Commission building 101 East 15th Street Room 244. Read more about ACBT Advocacy in Action.