Montana Resource List

NFB of Montana

James Aldrich, President
502 Miles Avenue
Billings, Montana 59101
Phone: 406-698-3729
Web site:
Web site:

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Jim Beyer, Chair
HOPE in Montana
Phone: 406-728-9400

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Montana Talking Books Library
1515 East 6th Avenue
Helena, Montana 59620-1800
Phone: 406-444-2064
Toll Free: 800-332-3400

Rehabilitation Services:

Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
Disabilities Transitions Programs/Vocational Rehabilitation Programs/
Blind and Low Vision Services
P.O. Box 4210
111 N. Last Chance Gulch 4C
Helena, Montana 59604
Phone: (406) 444 2590
Toll Free: (877) 296-1197

Children's Services:

Office of Public Instruction
Division of Special Education
Frank Podobnik, Division Administrator
Post Office Box 202501
Helena, Montana 59620-2501
Phone: 406-444-4428
Fax: 406-444-3924
Web site:

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
Web site:

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
Web site:

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

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