Oregon Resource List

NFB of Oregon

Carla McQuillan, President
5005 Main Street
Springfield, Oregon 97478
*NFB of OR: 541-653-9153
Work Phone: 541-726-6924
Email: [email protected]

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:

Oregon Talking Book and Braille Library
State Library of Oregon
250 Winter Street NE
Salem, OR 97301-3950
Librarian: Susan B. Westin
Library Code: OR1A
Telephone: 503-378-5389
Toll free (In state): 800-452-0292
Fax: 503-373-7439
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]

Rehabilitation Services:

Oregon Commission for the Blind
535 Southeast 12th Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97214
Phone: 971-673-1588
Toll Free: 888-202-5463

Children's Services:

Oregon Department of Education
Office of Student Learning, Student Services Unit
Sarah Drinkwater, Assistant Superintendent
255 Capitol Street Northeast
Salem, Oregon 97301
Phone: 503-947-5738
Fax: 503-378-5156
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].