Texas Resource List

NFB of Texas

Norma Crosby, President
1600 E. Highway 6, Suite 215
Alvin, Texas  77511
Home: 281-331-2525
NFB of TX: 281-968-7733
Web site:

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Kim Cunningham, President
Texas Parents of Blind Children
Phone: 281-482-8131
Web site:

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

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:

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:

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