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Virginia Resource List

NFB of Virginia

Fredric K. Schroeder, President
9522 Lagersfield Circle
Vienna, Virginia 22181
Home: 703-319-9226
E-mail: fschroeder@sks.com
Web site: http://www.nfbv.org/

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Zina Lewis, President
Virginia Parents of Blind Children
Phone: 757-535-8232
E-mail: zlewis1162@hotmail.com

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Library and Resource Center
Virginia Department for the Blind and Visually Impaired
395 Azalea Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23227-3623
Phone: 804-371-3140
Toll Free: 800-622-2155 (within Virginia)

Rehabilitation Services:

Virginia Rehabilitation Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Melody Roane, Director
401 Azalea Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23227-3600
Phone: 804-371-3323

All Services:

Virginia Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired
Raymond E. Hopkins, Commissioner
397 Azalea Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23227-3600
Phone: 804-371-3145
Toll Free: 800-622-2155 (within Virginia)

Children's Services:

Division of Special Education and Student Services
H. Douglas Cox, Assistant Superintendent
Post Office Box 2120
Richmond, Virginia 23218
Phone: 804-225-3252
Fax: 804-692-3163
Web site: http://www.doe.virginia.gov/special_ed/index.shtml

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
E-mail: info@blindinc.org
Web site: 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
E-mail: jdeden@cocenter.org
Web site: 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
E-mail: pallen@lcb-ruston.com
Web site: http://www.lcb-ruston.com/

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 e-mail to jtblibrary@nfb.org.