Resources /index.php/programs-services/free-white-cane-program Free White Cane Program The white cane gives blind people the ability to achieve a full and independent life. We have distributed more than 64,000 white canes since 2008. /index.php/resources/jacobus-tenbroek-library Jacobus tenBroek Library The Jacobus tenBroek Library is the only research library on blindness in the country that is owned and controlled by the blind themselves. /index.php/resources/publications-and-media/presidential-releases Presidential Releases The presidential release is a monthly audio message from President Mark A. Riccobono that highlights the current activities of the National Federation of the Blind. /index.php/about-us/training-centers Training Centers We are proudly affiliated with the country’s leading training centers for the blind, which offer programs that help build blindness skills and encourage independence. Stats and Facts about Blindness in the United States View Stats Latest from the Blog Love Is Love: Supporting Our LGBTQ+ Members and Celebrating Pride Month Love Is Love: Supporting Our LGBTQ+ Members and Celebrating Pride Month Pride Month occurs in the United States to commemorate the Stonewall riots, which happened at the end of June 1969. Read this blog post What Pride Means to Me What Pride Means to Me Each year in June, the LGBTQ community celebrates Pride Month—a month where we celebrate who we are and what we’ve accomplished. Read this blog post Health in a Time of Pandemic and Protest Health in a Time of Pandemic and Protest The last few months have been among the toughest our nation has faced—a pandemic that basically necessitated a nationwide shutdown and now widespread demonstrations against racism. Read this blog post Files, Files Everywhere: Storing Your Documents in the Cloud Files, Files Everywhere: Storing Your Documents in the Cloud With work and school increasingly being done remotely, especially with the current COVID-19 situation, accessing files from multiple devices is becoming ever more important. Read this blog post More from the Blog Featured Publications and Media Braille Monitor Braille Monitor The Braille Monitor is the flagship publication of the National Federation of the Blind. Learn more about the Braille Monitor Journal of Blindness Innovation and Research Journal of Blindness Innovation and Research The Journal of Blindness Innovation and Research is the first scholarly journal created by blind people designed to address the real problems of blindness. Learn more about JBIR Nation's Blind Podcast Nation's Blind Podcast The Nation's Blind Podcast highlights different themes related to blindness, independent living, and news from the National Federation of the Blind. Learn more about the Nation's Blind Podcast Future Reflections Future Reflections Future Reflections is a quarterly magazine for parents and teachers of blind children that offers resources and information based on the National Federation of the Blind's positive philosophy of blindness. Learn more about Future Reflections More Publications and Media Great Tools /index.php/programs-services/nfb-newsline NFB-NEWSLINE® NFB-NEWSLINE is a free audio news service for anyone who is blind, low-vision, or print-disabled that offers access to publications, job listings, and more. /index.php/programs-services/center-excellence-nonvisual-access/international-b… IBTC The International Braille and Technology Center for the Blind is our comprehensive technology evaluation, demonstration, and training facility. /index.php/programs-services/knfb-reader KNFB Reader KNFB Reader is an award-winning mobile app for blind, low-vision, dyslexic, and other print-disabled users that converts text to speech or text to Braille. /index.php/programs-services/independence-market Independence Market The National Federation of the Blind's Independence Market is an extensive store that offers hundreds of products and literature for the blind community.