National Organizations for Support, Information and Research Updates

The Hadley School for the BlindTheir mission is to promote independent living through lifelong, distance education programs for people who are blind or visually impaired, their families and blindness service providers.

Perkins School for the Blind: Perkins School for the Blind has a website where educators, families, and students can share information about technology for students with visual impairments and blindness.

National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled

1291 Taylor St. NW
Washington, DC 20542
(202) 707-5100
Toll-free: 1-888-657-7323
Fax: (202) 707-0712
Web site: 

Loans braille and recorded books/magazines, book players, catalogs, bibliographies, music scores and music instruction materials free by mail via a national network of libraries. Call them for the number for your region. NLS also provides reference services on blindness-related topics.

Verizon Mobile Assistive Technologies for Those with Low Vision or Blindness.

Navigating College with a Visual Impairment

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