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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE BLIND OR HAVE LOW VISION
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AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY                      212-408-1200

1865 Broadway                                             www.bibles.com

New York, NY  10023-7505

  Markets the Bible on cassette tapes and in Braille

 

AMERICAN FOUNDATION                      212-502-7600

  FOR THE BLIND                                         www.afb.org

11 Penn Plaza, Suite 300

New York, NY 10001

  Sells a variety of recreational and adaptive aids and provides numerous written and multi-media resources related to blindness.

 

AMERICAN PRINTING HOUSE                  502-223-1839

FOR THE BLIND, INC.                               www.aph.org

P.O. Box 6085

Louisville, KY 40206-0085

  Produces large-print, Braille, and tactile aids for reading and writing. Will reproduce print materials in large-print or Braille format at normal charge.  Free catalogs.

 

BARTIMAEUS LIBRARY                              763-561-6955

  FOR THE BLIND

360 Woodbine Lane

Brooklyn Center, MN 55429

  Maintains a lending library of Christian books on tape for the use of people who cannot read standard print because of visual or physical limitations.

 

BIBLE ALLIANCE. INC.                               941-748-3031

P.O.Box 621                                                   aurora@auroraministries.org

Brandenton, FL 34206                         www.talkingbible.com

                                                                        www.careministries.org

  Distributes free Bibles and Bible study materials on cassette to print- handicapped and visually impaired persons.

 

BIBLE FOR THE BLIND                                812- 466-4899

3228 E. Rosehill Ave.                                      info@bftb.org

Terre Haute, IN 47805-1297                          www.biblesfortheblind.org

  Produces the Bible and evangelical tracts in Braille and distributes them free to those who cannot afford to pay and at cost for all others.

 

CANADIAN NATIONAL INSTITUTE         800-563-2642

  FOR THE BLIND (CNIB)                            info@cnib.ca

1929 Bayview Ave.

Toronto, ON M4G 3E8

 

 

CARE MINISTRIES, INC.                              800-336-2232

P.O. Box 1830                                                662-323-4999

Starkville, MS 39760-1830                              careministries@bellsouth.net

  Provides various resources for visually impaired people, including a list of denominational groups working with them.

 

CLEAR VISION MINISTRIES                      800-338-2507

P.O. Box 570268

Orlando, FL 32857

  Provides recorded Christian materials and magazines for use by blind and print-impaired persons, especially Bible College students. Also provides technical assistance to local churches seeking to minister to and with print-impaired persons.

 

CLOVERNOOK CENTER                             513-522-3860

700 Hamilton Avenue                                       concinnati@clovernook.org

Cincinnati, OH 45231

  As a comprehensive rehabilitation center for the blind, Clovernook also operates a large-scale Braille production program for books and other lengthy materials.

 

JEWISH INFORMATION AND                    301-770-4848

  REFERRAL SERVICE                                  703-978-3910

The Jewish Braille Institute of America  301-230-7260 TTY

110 East 30th Street                                          www.jirs.org

New York, NY 10016

 

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS NATIONAL      202-707-5100

  LIBRARY FOR THE BLIND AND

  PHYSICALLY-HANDICAPPED

1291 Taylor Street NW

Washington, DC 20542

 

LUTHERAN BRAILLE EVALGELISM          651-426-0469

  ASSOCIATION                                             lbea@qwest.net

174 Eugene Street

White Bear lake, MN 55110-3312

  Produces and distributes Christian materials for blind people, including Braille

  text, audio, large print and CD digital.

 

LUTHERAN BRAILLE WORKERS, INC.     909-795-8977

13471 California St.

Yucaipa, CA 92399

http://www.lbwinc.org/

    Provides religious and educational materials in Braille and large-print,

  including the Bible and devotional materials. Materials are distributed free

  to blind and visually-impaired persons.

 

METROLINA OF SIGHT SERVICES            704-372-3870

Metrolina Association of the Blind                     www.mabnc.org

704 Louise Avenue

Charlotte, NC 28204

  Provides economical Braille and large-print transcription services for

  individuals, agencies and churches.

 

NATIONAL BRAILLE                                   585-427-8260

  ASSOCATION, INC.

3 Townline Circle

Rochester, NY 14623-2513

  A volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to providing transcriptions, training,

  production, and distribution of Braille materials, including religious and secular

  music. Materials are available for a small fee.

 

RECORDING FOR THE BLIND                    866-732-3585

  AND DYSLEXIC                                          800-221-4792

20 Roszel Road                                              www.visionww.org

Princeton, NY 08540

  Creates audio recordings of education and reference materials on tape not available

  from other sources. Registration fee.

 

THE UPPER ROOM                                      615-340-7200

1908 Grand Avenue

P.O. Box 340004

Nashville, TN 37203-0004

  Regular bi-monthly publications available in Braille for free or in large-print at the

  Regular subscription rate and on cassette at a substantial fee.  

 

THE XAVIER SOCIETY FOR                       212-473-7800

  THE BLIND

154 East 23rd Street

New York, NY 10010

  Produces a monthly newsletter in Braille and on tape. Offers free copies of “The

  Catholic Review” as well as an extensive lending library of free loan materials.

                       

 

 

 

 

 

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