Nebraska Resource List

NFB of Nebraska

Amy Buresh, President
411 North 75th
Lincoln, Nebraska 68505
Cell: 402-440-4722
Email: [email protected]

NFB Parents of Blind Children

Merry-Noel Chamberlain, Parent Contact
Phone: 402- 614-2133
Email: [email protected]

Other State Resources

Library Services:

Nebraska Library Commission
Talking Book and Braille Service
The Atrium
1200 N Street, Suite 120
Lincoln, NE 68508-2023
Librarian: Scott Scholz
Library Code: NE1A
Telephone: 402-471-4038
Toll free (In state): 800-742-7691
Fax: 402-471-6244
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]

Rehabilitation Services:

Nebraska Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
4600 Valley Road, Suite 100
Lincoln, Nebraska 68510-4844
Phone: 402-471-2891
Toll-Free: 877-809-2419

Children's Services:

Nebraska Department of Education
Office of Special Education
Gary Sherman, Team Leader
Post Office Box 94987
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509
Phone: 402-471-2471
Fax: 402-471-5022


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].