New Mexico Resource List

NFB of New Mexico

Adelmo Vigil, President
700 New York Avenue
Alamogordo, New Mexico 88310
Home phone: 575-921-5422
Web site:

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Alexia Switzer, President
New Mexico Parents of Blind Children
Phone: 505-859-5909

Other State Resources

Library Services:

New Mexico Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507-5166
Phone: 505-476-9770
Toll Free: 800-456-5515

Rehabilitation Services:

New Mexico Commission for the Blind
2905 Rodeo Park Drive East, Building 4, Suite 100
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505
Phone: 505-476-4479
Toll Free: 888-513-7968

Children's Services:

State Department of Education
Special Education Bureau
Jacqueline Denton, Interim Director
120 South Federal Place, Room 206
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501
Phone: 505-827-1401
Fax: 505-954-0001
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