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Maine Resource List

NFB of Maine

Leon Proctor, Jr., President
33 Morse Avenue
Lewiston, Maine 04240
Phone: 207-212-1455
Email: leonproctorjr@yahoo.com
Website: www.nfb-me.org

NFB Parents of Blind Children

For local information please contact the state president.

National Organization of Parents of Blind Children
Kim Cunningham, President
Phone: 713-501-9659
Email: kim@tpobc.org
Website: http://nopbc.org/

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Library Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Maine State Library
64 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0064
Librarian: Chris Boynton
Library Code: ME1A
Telephone: 207-287-5650
Toll free (In state): 800-762-7106
Fax: 207-287-5654
Email: chrboynton@mestate.lib.me.us  or chris.boynton@maine.gov
Website: http://www.maine.gov/msl/outreach/lbph

Rehabilitation Services:

Maine Department of Labor
Division for the Blind and Visually Impaired
2 Anthony Avenue
Number 150 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0150
Phone: 207-624-5120
Website: www.state.me.us/rehab

Children's Services:

Maine Department of Education
Office of Special Services
Jan Breton, Director
23 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333
Phone: 207-624-6600
Fax: 207-624-6651
Website: http://maine.gov/portal/education/k12.html

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.