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Georgia Resource List

NFB of Georgia

Dorothy Griffin, President
1696 W. Caribaea Trail SE
Atlanta, Georgia 30316-4440
NFB of GA: 404-371-1000
Email: dgriffin@nfbga.org
Website: www.nfbga.org

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Hayley Alli, President
Georgia Organization of Parents of Blind Children
Phone: 404-789-8535
Email: halli@nfbga.org
 

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Service
GLASS Distribution Center
5800 Jonesboro Road
Morrow, GA 30260-0000
Librarian: Pat Herndon
Library Code: GA1A
Telephone: 404-657-1452
Toll Free (In state): 800-248-6701
Email: glass@georgialibraries.org or pherndon@georgialibraries.org
Website: http://georgialibraries.org/glass   

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 S.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30334
Phone: (404) 656-3963
Fax: (404) 651-6457
Email: dgay@doe.k12.ga.us
Website: https://www.gadoe.org/Curriculum-Instruction-and-Assessment/Special-Education-Services/Pages/default.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
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.