North Carolina Resource List

NFB of North Carolina

Sharon Weddington, President
137 Kristens Court Drive
Mooresville, North Carolina 28115
Cell: 704-302-7308
Email: [email protected]
Mailing List Server:

NFB Parents of Blind Children

National Organization of Parents of Blind Children
Carlton Walker, President
Phone: 717-658-9894
Email: [email protected]

Other State Resources

Library Services:

North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
State Library of North Carolina
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
1841 Capital Boulevard
Raleigh, NC 27604-2188
Librarian: Carl R. Keehn
Library Code: NC1A
Telephone: 919-733-4376
Toll free (In state): 888-388-2460
Fax: 919-733-6910
Email: [email protected]

Rehabilitation Services:

North Carolina Division of Services for the Blind
2601 Mail Service Center
309 Ashe Avenue
Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-2601
Phone: 919-733-9822

Children's Services:

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
Exceptional Children Division
William J. Hussey, Director
301 North Wilmington Street, 6th Floor
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601-2825
Phone: 919-807-3969
Fax: 919-807-3243
Email: [email protected]

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].