State President

Tim Elder
4226 Castanos Street
Fremont, CA 94536
Phone: 916-382-0372
Email: [email protected]

State Convention

March 14-17
Rancho Cordova Marriott
Sacramento, CA
Representative: Norma Crosby

Social Media


State Resources

National Organization of Parents of Blind Children (State Contact)

Carlton Walker, National President
Phone: 717-658-9894
Email: [email protected]

Braille and Talking Book Library

California State Library
P.O. Box 942837
Sacramento, CA 94237-0001
Librarian: Mike L. Marlin
Library Code: CA1A
Telephone: 916-654-0640
Toll Free (in state): 800-952-5666
Fax: 916-654-1119
Email: [email protected]

Braille Institute

Library Services
741 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90029-3594
Librarian: Reed Strege
Library Code: CA2A
Telephone: 323-660-3880
Toll Free (in state): 800-808-2555
Fax: 323-662-2440
Email: [email protected]

California Department of Rehabilitation

Blind Field Services
721 Capitol Mall
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-558-5480

California Department of Education

Special Education Division
Fred Balcom, Director
1430 N Street, Suite 2401
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-445-4613
Fax: 916-327-3706