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National Resources

On this page, one will find information for national resources under the categories of: associations, braille, councils, diabetes, dyslexia, employment, foundations, food services, macular degeneration, medication management, navigation, organizations, reading, recreation/ leisure, religion, and veteran services.


The Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind

Addiction Recovery


Seedlings: Braille Books for Blind Children

National Braille Press

Paths to Literacy

Braille Authority of North America


American Council for the Blind


American Diabetes Association


Learning Ally for the Blind and Dyslexic


National Industries for the Blind


Foundation for Fight Blindness

American Foundation for the Blind

  • Address: 1401 South Clark Street Suite 730 Arlington, VA 22202
  • Phone Number: 212-502-7600
  • Website

Food Services

Go Go Gourmet

Chefs for Seniors


Schwan’s Home Delivery

Macular Degeneration

American Macular Degeneration Foundation

  • Address: MD Foundation, Inc. P.O. Box 531313 Henderson, Nevada 89053
  • Phone Number: 888-633-3937
  • Website

Macular Degeneration Association

Medication Management

Amazon Pill Packaging Service

ScripTalk: Prescription Reader: on loan from
En-Vision America


Southeastern Guide Dogs

Free White Cane Program


American Printing House for the Blind

Hadley School for the Blind



  • Beneficent Technology, Inc. (Benetech)
  • Address: 480 California Ave., Suite 201 Palo Alto, CA 94306-1609
  • Phone Number: (650)- 644-3449
  • Website

National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS)

BARD Express

  • National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
  • Address: Library of Congress Washington, DC 20542-4962
  • Phone Number: (800)-424-8567
  • Free software to simplify downloading books from NLS BARD
  • Website

Horizons for the Blind

Recreation/ Leisure

United States Association of Blind Athletes

Dive Heart

Ski for Light


Audio Bibles for the Blind

JBI International (formerly Jewish Braille Institute of America)

Al Muhaddith

Talking Bibles

Veteran Services

Blinded Veterans Association

Veterans of Foreign Wars

  • Address: (Headquarters) 406 W. 34th Street Kansas City, Missouri 64111
  • Phone Number: 816-756-3390
  • Website