For over 75 years, the Pennsylvania Council of the Blind has tirelessly worked on behalf of all people with vision loss. Whether advocating for employment opportunities, assuring the right to an independent and private vote or promoting legislation improving access to information; PCB and affiliate chapters throughout the state continue to encourage and assist all those with vision loss to achieve their fullest potential.
Over the year’s communication methods and technology have changed. As an organization we understand the importance of adapting to these changes and strongly believe in the inclusion of all people with vision loss. The PCB web presence is both an example of adaptation and a method for teaching those less familiar with vision loss about current advocacy issues. The content in these pages will also document how people with vision loss live , work and play.
Surely you’ve heard by now that the American Council of the Blind will hold its national conference in Rochester, New York July 5-12, 2019. Information about the conference is available at ACBConvention.org. PCB encourages its members to take advantage of … Read More
Get your Raffle Ticket Soon The PCB Calendar Raffle is a six-month-long opportunity to win cold, hard, cash. Each day, from April 1 through September 30, a winner will be determined based on the Pennsylvania evening Pick 3 number. During … Read More
Monday, April 1, 2019 at 7:30 PM What better way to celebrate April Fool’s Day than discussing the most thrilling or adventurous thing you’ve ever done with the PCB membership team. Have you driven a car or piloted a plane? … Read More
Loving Touch Connection® (LTC) offers braille and art on glassware, gifts and products for people who are blind and visually impaired. Special promotions on featured items will be available to PCB peers and supporters throughout the year. Check out the … Read More
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By Sue Lichtenfels, PCB President As you can imagine, my seven-year-old is all about making her gift lists for Santa. At her age, she doesn’t yet appreciate that she’s been getting gifts all year long. Perhaps if we wrapped each … Read More