North Dakota Resource List

NFB of North Dakota

Milton Ota, President
909 8th Street South
Fargo, North Dakota 58103
Cell: 701-212-0154
Web site:

NFB Parents of Blind Children

For local information, please contact the state president.

National Organization of Parents of Blind Children
Carlton Walker, President
Home: 717-658-9894
Web site:

Other State Resources

Library Services:

North Dakota State Library: Disability Services
604 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505-0800
Phone: 701-328-1408
Toll-Free: 800-843-9948
Web site:

Rehabilitation Services:

North Dakota Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
1237 West Divide Avenue, Suite 1B
Bismarck, North Dakota 58501-1208
Phone: 701-328-8950
Toll-Free: 800-755-2745

Children's Services:

Department of Public Instruction
Office of Special Education
Gerry Teevens, Director
600 East Boulevard Avenue, 9th Floor
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505-0440
Toll Free: 866-741-3519
Phone: 701-328-2277
Fax: 701-328-4149
TTY: 800-366-6888
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