February Upcoming Events

February 4-5, 2016

DFW Autism Conference
Navigating the Spectrum
Pat May Center
1849 Central Dr.
Bedford, TX 76022
For more information: DFW Autism Conference

February 7-9, 2016

2016 Inclusion Works!
Royal Sonesta Hotel
Houston, TX
For more information: The ARC

February 11-12, 2016

Speech and Hearing Association of Alabama
Hyatt Regency Birmingham- The Wynfrey Hotel
1000 Riverchase Galleria
Birmingham, AL
For more information: SHAA

February 15-18, 2016

Learning Disability Association 53rd Annual Conference
Orlando World Center Marriott
8701 World Center Drive
Orlando, FL 32821
For more information:LDA

February 25, 2016

Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Conference
Westgate Church
1735 Saratoga Avenue
San Jose, CA 95129
For more information:Wrightslaw

Non-Profit of the Month- American Foundation for the Blind

American Foundation for the Blind

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Who They Are

American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) is a non-profit organization that provides services for people with vision loss, information and tools for professionals who serve people with vision loss and promotes independent and healthy living.

How They Do It

American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) offers a variety of programs and services that are geared toward improving the lives of people with vision lossĀ  and their families. AFB also supports businesses, employers and professionals who provide services to blind and visually impaired people. Programs and services include:

  • Professional Development Material
  • Technology Evaluation
  • Demonstration Center
  • Public Policy Center

Upcoming Events

American Foundation for Blind Leadership Conference

March 3-5, 2016
Crystal Gateway Marriott
Arlington, VA
For more information, please click this link

Contact Information:

AFB Headquarters
2 Penn Plaza, Suite 1102
New York, NY 10121

Call For Papers- American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences (AABSS)

Ever thought about taking your career to the next level? well here is your chance. The American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences (AABSS) will be holding its 19th annual conference in Las Vegas, NV next year. Deadline for proposal submission is November 19, 2015. All presented papers are eligible for submission to the Journal of Behavioral and Social Sciences. (JBSS) For further information, click the link here