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Texas Resource List

NFB of Texas

Norma Crosby, President
19596 Highway 35, Unit 1
Alvin, Texas  77511
Home: 281-331-2525
NFB of TX: 512-323-5444
E-mail: ncrosby@nfbtx.org
Web site: http://www.nfbtx.org

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Kim Cunningham, President
Texas Parents of Blind Children
Phone: 281-482-8131
E-mail: kim@gulfimagesphoto.com
Web site: www.tpobc.org

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Texas State Library and Archives Commission
P.O. Box 12927
Austin, Texas 78711-2927
Phone: 512-463-5458
Toll Free: 800-252-9605
E-mail: tbp.services@tsl.state.tx.us

Rehabilitation Services:

Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services:
Criss Cole Rehabilitation Center
4800 North Lamar Boulevard
Austin, Texas 78756
Phone: 512-377-0300
Toll Free: 800-628-5115
Web site: http://www.dars.state.tx.us/

Children's Services:

Texas Education Agency
Division of IDEA Coordination
Gene Lenz, Director
W.B. Travis Building, Room 6-127
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701-1494
Phone: 512-463-9414
Parent Information Line: 800-252-9668
Fax: 512-463-9560
Web site: http://tea.texas.gov/Curriculum_and_Instructional_Programs/Special_Education/

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
Email: info@blindinc.org
Website: 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
Email: jdeden@cocenter.org
Website: 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
Email: pallen@louisianacenter.org
Website: www.louisianacenter.org

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 jtblibrary@nfb.org.