Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Chapter Resources

Blue Grass Council of the Blind
Paula Wiese, Executive Director
1093 S. Broadway Suite 1220
Lexington, KY 40504
bgcb@qx.net
http://web.qx.net/bgcb

Cincinnati Association for The Blind and Visually Impaired
2045 Gilbert Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45202-1490
(513) 221-8558
info@cincyblind.org

Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired
7000 Hamilton Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45231
(888) 234-7156
www.clovernook.org

Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
800 Vine Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202-2071
(800) 582-0335

National Federation of the Blind - Dayton
1019 Wilmington Ave. Suite 43
Kettering, OH 45240
(937) 293-2131

Radio Reading Services of Greater Cincinnati
2045 Gilbert Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 221-8558
info@cincyblind.org

ITNGreaterCincinnati
311 Straight Street
Cincinnati, OH 45219
ITNGreaterCincinnati providing transportation to help seniors remain independent in their own homes for as long as quality of life permits and helping visually impaired adults to go beyond bus routes.

STATE DIVISION OF BLIND SERVICES

Ohio Bureau Services for the Visually Impaired
Cincinnati Office
895 Central Ave. 7th Fl.
Cincinnati, OH 45202
513.852.3223

Ohio Bureau Services for the Visually Impaired
Southwest Ohio Office
8050 Beckett Center Dr.
Suite 216
West Chester, OH 45069
513.942.8909

Kentucky Office for the Blind
275 East Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
800.321.6668
www.blind.ky.gov
A state government rehabilitation agency that offers assistance to persons who are blind or visually impaired.

RADIO READING SERVICES

Central Kentucky Radio Eye, Inc.
1733 Russell Cave Road
Lexington, KY 40504
859.422.6390
www.uky.edu/libraries/CKRE
A radio reading service for those who are unable to access the printed word.

National Federation of the Blind - Ohio
P.O. Box 458
Athens, OH 45701
740.592.6326
www.nfbohio.org
Organization of blind people providing peer support for one another.

Kentucky Council of the Blind
148 Vernon Avenue
Louiseville, KY 40206
502.895.4598
www.kentucky-acb.org
Advocates for quality education for blind children and youth, expanded training and jobs for visually impaired adults, and improved services for visually impaired seniors.

PERMANENT COSMETIC PROCEDURES

Patti Pruitt, a forever friend of FFB and Atlanta Chapter board member, along with her wonderful husband Tony, made it a mission to identify a beauty spa and paramedic aesthetician in every major city throughout the United States to offer discounts on make-up services for their visually impaired clients. Patti, who is affected by RP, has worked diligently on this project and women all over the country are benefitting from her sensitivity and determination. Below are the contacts Patti has made:

Elegant Permanent Cosmetics – located in Centerville, OH
offers a 20% discount.
Contact : Linda Merrell
501 Windsor Park Drive
Centerville, Ohio 45459
937-435-4459
www.epermanentcosmetics.com