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Alaska Resource List

NFB of Alaska

Jim Burton, President
1169 Hess Avenue
Fairbanks, Alaska 99709-3812
Home: 907-479-6118
Cell: 907-322-8400
E-mail: jnhburton@gci.net
Web site: http://www.alaskanfb.org

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Pam Gebert, Parent Contact
Phone: 907-522-1590
E-mail: spgebert@alaska.net

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Alaska State Library
Talking Book Center
344 West Third Avenue, Suite 125
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: 907-269-6575

Rehabilitation Services:

Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development:
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, Blind Services
801 West 10th Street, Suite A
Juneau, Alaska 99801
Phone: (907) 465-2814
Toll Free: (800) 478-2815

Children's Services:

Alaska Department of Education and Early Development
Office of Special Education Programs
Donald Enoch, Education Administrator II
801 West Tenth Street, Suite 200
Post Office Box 110500
Juneau, Alaska 99801-1894
Phone: 907-465-2972
Fax: 907-465-2806
Web site: www.eed.state.ak.us/tls/SPED/

NFB Training Centers

BLIND, Incorporated (Blindness: Learning in New Dimensions, Incorporated)
Dan Wenzel, Executive Director
100 East 22nd Street South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
Phone: 612-872-0100
Toll Free: 800-597-9558
Fax: 612-872-9358
E-mail: info@blindinc.org
Web site: http://www.blindinc.org/

Colorado Center for the Blind
Julie Deden, Director
2233 West Shepperd Avenue
Littleton, Colorado 80120
Phone: 303-778-1130
Toll Free: 800-401-4632
Fax: 303-778-1598
E-mail: jdeden@cocenter.org
Web site: http://www.cocenter.org/

Louisiana Center for the Blind
Pam Allen, Director
101 South Trenton Street
Ruston, Louisiana 71270
Phone: 318-251-2891
Toll Free: 800-234-4166
E-mail: pallen@lcb-ruston.com
Web site: http://www.lcb-ruston.com/

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 jtblibrary@nfb.org.