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Alaska Resource List

NFB of Alaska

Bonnie Lucas, President
8120 Berry Patch Drive
Anchorage, Alaska  99502
Phone: 907-301-6808
Email: lucas.bonnie@gmail.com
Website: http://www.alaskanfb.org

NFB Parents of Blind Children

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

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Alaska State Library Talking Book Center
395 Whittier Street
Juneau, AK 99801
Librarian: Freya Anderson
Library Code: AK1A
Telephone: 907-465-5901
Toll Free (In state): 888-820-4525
Fax: 907-465-2151
Email: tbc@alaska.gov
Website: http://talkingbooks.alaska.gov

Rehabilitation Services:

Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development:
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, Blind Services
801 West 10th Street, Suite A
Juneau, Alaska 99801-1894
Phone: 907-465-2814
Toll Free: 800-478-2815
Fax: 907-465-2856
Email: dol.dvr.info@alaska.gov
Website: www.labor.alaska.gov/dvr

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 99801-0500
Phone: 907-465-2972
Fax: 907-465-2806
TTY/TTD: 907-465-2815
Email: sped@alaska.gov
Website: http://education.alaska.gov/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
Email: info@blindinc.org
Website: 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
Email: jdeden@cocenter.org
Website: 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
Email: pallen@louisianacenter.org
Website: www.louisianacenter.org

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 email to jtblibrary@nfb.org.