Nebraska Resource List

NFB of Nebraska

Amy Buresh, President
411 North 75th
Lincoln, Nebraska 68505
Home: 402-465-5468
Web site:

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Merry-Noel Chamberlain, Parent Contact
Phone: 402- 614-2133

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Talking Book and Braille Service
The Atrium
1200 N Street, Suite 120
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508-2023
Phone: 402-471-4038
Toll-Free: 800-742-7691
Web site:

Rehabilitation Services:

Nebraska Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
4600 Valley Road, Suite 100
Lincoln, Nebraska 68510-4844
Phone: 402-471-2891
Toll-Free: 877-809-2419
Web site:

Children's Services:

Nebraska Department of Education
Office of Special Education
Gary Sherman, Team Leader
Post Office Box 94987
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509
Phone: 402-471-2471
Fax: 402-471-5022

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

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