National Resources

National Federation of the Blind

200 East Wells Street
at Jernigan Place
Baltimore, MD 21230
Phone: 410-659-9314
Fax: 410-685-5653

National Organization of Parents of Blind Children

Carlton Walker, President
105 Creamery Road
Bowling Springs, Pennsylvania 17007
Home: 717-658-9894
Email: [email protected]


Dan Wenzel, Director
100 East 22nd Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
Phone: 612-872-0100
Toll Free: 800-597-9558
Fax: 612-872-9358
Email: [email protected]

Colorado Center for the Blind

Julie Deden, Director
2233 West Shepperd Avenue
Littleton, Colorado 80120
Phone: 303-778-113
Toll Free: 800-401-4632
Fax: 303-778-1598
Email: [email protected]

Louisiana Center for the Blind

Pam Allen, Director
101 South Trenton Street
Ruston, Louisiana 71270
Phone: 318-251-2891
Toll Free: 800-234-4166
Email: [email protected]

National Association of Blind Merchants

7450 Chapman Highway #319
Knoxville, TN 37920
888-OURNABM (888-687-6226)

Vermont Resources

Division of Special Education

Special Education Services
Karin Edwards, Director
State Office Building
120 State Street
Montpelier, Vermont 05620
Phone: 802-828-5118
Fax: 802-828-0573

Vermont Division for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Agency of Human Services
Weeks IC
103 South Main Street
Waterbury, Vermont 05671-2304
Phone: 1-888-405-5005

Vermont Department of Libraries

Special Services Unit
578 Paine Turnpike North
Berlin, Vermont 05602
Phone: 802-828-3273 and 802-828-3271
Toll Free (in state): 800-479-1711

For more information about blindness, please contact the Jacobus tenBroek Library of the National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute at 410-659-9314 or send an e-mail to [email protected].