Computers for the Blind (CFTB) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization devoted to providing computers to persons who are blind or visually impaired. It is their hope that each person who is visually impaired may experience the information age in a positive and productive manner. CFTB believes technology opens new worlds and creates opportunities for greater personal freedom.
No income requirements. Free shipping in USA. Grants may be available to provide discounts (SSI, SSDI, VA, students).
Individuals that are blind or have low vision are eligible. No age requirement. Must be resident of the United States.
AT Services Provided/Covered
AT Devices Provided/Covered
Refurbished desktop or laptop with Assistive Technology. All computers come with Windows 10 Pro Operating System, a variety of applications including Microsoft Office Home and Student 2019 and web browsers; and a Home Use license of JAWS screen reader or ZoomText Magnifier for one year.
Find the application on the webpage: Get a Computer. CFTB recommends having a friend assist you.
Pieces of the Puzzle
All computers come with a one-year warranty. CFTB offers technical support on their website and provides resources that can assist consumers in their use of the AT.