Tennessee
NFB BELL Program FAQs

What is the date, time, and location of the program taking place in Tennessee?

Memphis, TN: June 8-19, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Memphis Center for Independent Living
1633 Madison Avenue    
Memphis, TN 38104

The Nashville program has been cancelled. 

How is lunch handled for the NFB BELL program in Tennessee?

Lunch will not be provided, but snacks will be given in the morning and afternoon.

Is transportation provided?

Transportation will be provided only on a case by case basis. Please contact the coordinator for arrangements. 

What is the registration fee for the NFB BELL programs in Tennessee?

The registration fee is $75.00. 

Who should I contact if I have questions about the NFB BELL programs in Tennessee?

Christina Clift
Email: bellprogram@nfb-tn.org
Phone: 901-877-4549
Mail: 1633 Madison Ave.
         Memphis, TN 38104

Additional Information

The program in Tenessee will be two weeks filled with hands on learning and fun filled activities. It will teach children about braille, nonvisual skills such as cane travel, preparing their own meals, identifying money, and more. Participants will have the opportunity to enteract with successful and independent blind mentors during the program. There will be two field trips which participants will attend. The first is lunch at a local restaurant followed by an audio described movie at a local theater. Our second trip will be either to the Memphis zoo or museum. This program is open to both children who are blind, have low vision, or sighted  between the age of 4-12.