Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter Resources

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Local Resources

Audio Internet Reading Services of Los Angeles (AIRSLA)
Broadcasts via the Internet to the blind, low-vision and print-disabled a variety of news, information, and entertainment that is otherwise inaccessible.
info@airsla.org

Retina Foundation of the Southwest
9900 N. Central Expy #400
Dallas, TX
(214) 363-3911

East Texas Lighthouse for the Blind
500 North Bois D’Arc
Tyler, TX 75702
(903) 595-3444 or (888) 595-3444
sales@horizonind.com

Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind
4245 Office Parkway
Dallas, TX 75204
(214) 821-2375
betsy.robertson@dallaslighthouse.org

American Foundation for the Blind: AFB Center on vision Loss
11030 Ables Lane
Dallas, TX 75229
(214) 352-7222
dallas@afb.net

Dallas Services
4242 Office Parkway
Dallas, TX 75204
(214) 828-9900
tturnage@dallasservices.com

Waco Blind Rehabilitation Center – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
4800 Memorial Drive
Waco, TX 76711
(254) 752-6581

Chicago Lighthouse Help Desk
888-825-0080
ray.campbell@chicagolighthouse.org
AIM Screen Name: tclhelp

Assistive Technology Questions? Mr. Ray Campbell will help answer any questions you may have or refer you to someone who can assist. This service is FREE.

Radio Reading Services & Talking Books

Reading & Radio Resource
2007 Randall
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 871-7668
800-871-7668 Toll Free
betty@readingresource.org

Books on Tape, A Division
of Random House, Inc.
(800) 626-3333

Texas Talking Book Program
512-463-5458
800-252-9605 Toll Free

Huge Print Press
1700 Commerce, Suite 1140
Dallas, TX 75201
972-701-8288
866-484-3774 Toll Free

The Braille Forum Newsletter
155 15th Street NW, Suite 1004
Washington, DC 20005
(800) 424-8666

Low Vision Rehabilitation, Technology & Mobility

Texas State Dept. of Assistive & Rehabilitation Services
Division for Blind Services

Vocational Rehabilitation.
(offices state-wide in every major city)
800-628-5115 Toll Free

American Foundation for the Blind: Center on Vision Loss
11030 Ables Lane
Dallas, TX 75229
214-352-7222
Dallas@afb.net

Christal Vision
210-666-0700
800-252-9605 Toll Free

Freedom Scientific
877-775-9474  Toll Free

Humanware
800-722-3393 Toll Free

Visual Enhancements
877-236-7092 Toll Free

Enhanced Vision
888-811-3161 Toll Free

Low Vision Clinic / Vision Aid Store
Brian M. Celico, OD PA
7150 Greenville Ave-Suite 305
Dallas, Texas  75231
214-265-1111
briancelico@gmail.com

Other Resources

Guide Dogs of Texas
1503 Allena Drive
Suite 104
San Antonio, TX 78213
210-366-4081
800-831-9231 Toll Free

Blind Ambitions Groups
1622 McDonald Drive
Garland, TX 75041
214-796-5868
214-670-6266-Dallas Support Group

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Para Transit Service
214-515-PARA (7272)

Fort Worth Transit Authority
Mobility-Impaired Transportation Service (MITS)
817-215-8600

Para Transit Education & Advocacy Collaborative (PEACE)
512-699-8136
877-542-5101 Toll Free