South Dakota Resource List

NFB of South Dakota

Kenneth Rollman, President
903 Fulton Street
Rapid City, South Dakota 57701
NFB of SD: 605-721-3311
Web site:

NFB Parents of Blind Children

For local information, please contact the state president.

National Organization of Parents of Blind Children
Kim Cunningham, President
Phone: 713-501-9659
Web site:

Other State Resources

Library Services:

South Dakota Braille & Talking Book Library
800 Governors Drive
Pierre, South Dakota 57501-2294
Phone: 605-773-3131
Toll Free: 800-423-6665

Rehabilitation Services:

South Dakota Division of Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired
Hillsview Properties Plaza
3800 East Highway 34, c/o 500 East Capital
Pierre, South Dakota 57501
Phone: 605-773-4644
Toll Free: 800-265-9684

Children's Services:

South Dakota Department of Education
Office of Educational Services and Support
The Office of Special Education
Linda Turner, Director
800 Governors Drive
Pierre, South Dakota 57501-2293
Phone: 605-773-3678
Fax: 605-773-3782
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