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.
2017 PCB CONFERENCE SCHEDULE October 26-29, 2017 DoubleTree by Hilton Pittsburgh, Green Tree Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM PCB Board of Directors’ Meeting Oakmont Junior Ballroom, Salon 3 All members and guests are welcome. … Read More
Vanda Pharmaceuticals Hetlioz is here! To learn more about Hetlioz; call 1(844) HETLIOZ Or 1(844) 438-5469 Visit www.Hetlioz.com While I think all episodes of The Blast are important, this episode in particular should be shared wide and far. We’re speaking … Read More
Welcome to the August Blast – Sponsored by Vanda Pharmaceuticals, the 2017 PCB Conference Banquet Sponsor This episode features the announcement of the Friday Tour; the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum. Sincere thanks to Golden Triangle Council of the Blind & The … Read More
By Thomas Reid, PCB Conference Coordinator Give yourself a pat on the back if you recognized that the title of this article is also the theme of this year’s conference. Designing our future to me says action. The phrase implies … Read More
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By the PCB Nominating Team During our convention and conference this fall, our membership will elect our organization’s officers and four directors to our board. As codified in our bylaws the length of term for both officers and directors is … Read More