Minnesota Resource List

NFB of Minnesota

Jennifer Dunnam, President
100 East 22nd Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
NFB of MN: 612-872-9363
Web site:

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Dorrie Miller, Parent Contact
Minnesota Parents of Blind Children
Phone: 651-698-9359
Web site:

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library
388 Southeast 6th Avenue
Faribault, Minnesota 55021-6340
Phone: 507-333-4828
Toll Free: 800-722-0550
Fax: 507-333-4832
Web site:

Rehabilitation Services:

BLIND, Incorporated
100 East 22nd Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
Phone: 612-872-0100
Toll Free: 800-597-9558
Web site:

Minnesota State Services for the Blind
2200 University Avenue West, Suite 240
St. Paul, Minnesota 55114-1840
Phone: 651-539-2300
Toll Free: 800-652-9000

Children's Services:

Department of Education
Division of Special Education
Barbara L. Troolin, Director
1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, Minnesota 55113-4266
Phone: 651-582-8614
Fax: 651-582-8729
Web site:

Deaf-Blind Services:

DeafBlind Services Minnesota
Paul Deeming, MS, CI, Program Manager
1936 Lyndale Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403
V: 612-362-8454
TTY: 612-362-8422
VP: 612-362-8433
Fax: 612-362-8437

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

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

Louisiana Center for the Blind
Pam Allen, Director
101 South Trenton Street
Ruston, Louisiana 71270
Phone: 318-251-2891
Toll Free: 800-234-4166

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