Arkansas Resource List

NFB of Arkansas

Mrs. Terry Sheeler, President
7 E. Boulder Creek Boulevard, #109
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72703
Home: 479-582-0091
Email: [email protected]

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Terry Sheeler, Parent Contact
Phone: 479-582-0091
Email: [email protected]

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Arkansas Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
900 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 100
Little Rock, AR 72201-3108
Librarian: John J.D. Hall
Library Code: AR1A
Telephone: 501-682-1155
Toll Free (In state): 866-660-0885
Fax: 501-682-1529
Email: [email protected]

Rehabilitation Services:

Arkansas Department of Human Services
Division of Services for the Blind
700 Main Street, Slot 101
Little Rock, Arkansas 72203-3237
Phone: 501-682-5463

Children's Services:

Arkansas Department of Education
Special Education Unit
Lisa Haley, Associate Director
1401 West Capitol Avenue, Victory Building, Suite 450
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
Phone: 501-682-4221
Fax: 501-682-5159
TTY: 501-682-4222

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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: [email protected]

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 [email protected].