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Georgia Resource List

NFB of Georgia

Garrick Scott, President
315 West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Suite 801
Decatur, Georgia 30030
NFB of GA: 404-371-1000
Fax: 404-371-1002
E-mail: gscott@nfbga.org
Web site: www.nfbga.org

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Stephanie M. Kieszak-Holloway, President
Georgia Organization of Parents of Blind Children
Phone: 404-371-1000, extension 31
E-mail: president@gopbc.org
Web site: www.gopbc.org/

Other State Resources

Library Services:

GLASS (Georgia Library for Accessible Services)
Distribution Center
1800 Century Place, NE, Suite 150
Atlanta, Georgia 30345
Phone: (404) 235-7155 or (678) 364-3721
Toll Free: 800-248-6701

Rehabilitation Services:

Georgia Department of Labor
Vocational Rehabilitation Program
1700 Century Circle, Suite 300
Atlanta, Georgia 30345-3020
Phone: 404-235-0153
Toll Free: 866-489-0001

Children's Services:

Georgia Department of Education
The Divisions for Special Education Services and Supports
Debbie Gay, Director, Special Education Services and Supports
1870 Twin Towers East
205 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive SE
Atlanta, Georgia 30334
Phone: (404) 656-3963
Fax: (404) 651-6457
Web site: http://www.doe.k12.ga.us/ci_exceptional.aspx

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.