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Nebraska Resource List

NFB of Nebraska

Amy Buresh, President
6210 Walker Avenue
Lincoln, Nebraska 68507-2468
Home: 402-465-5468
E-mail: amy.buresh74@gmail.com
Web site: http://www.ne.nfb.org

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Merry-Noel Chamberlain, Parent Contact
Phone: 402- 614-2133
E-mail: owinm@yahoo.com

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: http://nlc.nebraska.gov/tbbs/index.aspx

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: http://www.ncbvi.ne.gov/

Children's Services:

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

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
E-mail: info@blindinc.org
Web site: 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
E-mail: jdeden@cocenter.org
Web site: 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
E-mail: pallen@lcb-ruston.com
Web site: http://www.lcb-ruston.com/

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 jtblibrary@nfb.org.