Orlando Chapter Resources

 

Blind Services

Division of Blind Services
State Office
325 West Gaines Street
Room 1114, Turlington Bldg
Tallahassee, FL 32399
800-342-1828 Toll Free

Orlando District Office
Serves: Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Sumter Counties and
The Villages
400 West Robinson Street
Suite North 102
Orlando, FL 32801
407-245-0700

Daytona District Office
Serves: Brevard, Flagler, Putnam,
and Volusia Counties
1185 Dunn Avenue
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
386-254-3800
800-329-3801 Toll Free

Region 3 - Orlando
Business Enterprises Consultant
Raquel Delgado
400 W. Robinson Street, Suite 102
Orlando, FL 32801-1484
407-245-0700
407-245-0706 Fax

Lighthouse Central Florida
215 East New Hampshire Street
Orlando, FL 32804
407-898-2483

Avalon Park Office
3873 Avalon Park East Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32828
407-380-6099

Center for the Visually Impaired
1187 Dunn Avenue
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
386-253-8879
800-227-1284 Toll Free

New Vision for Independence, Inc.
Lake Sumter Community College
9501 US Highway 441
Leesburg, FL 34788
352-435-5040

Multiple District 35,Lions of Florida and Bahamas
7200 Lake Elenor Drive, Suite 100
Orlando, FL 32809
407-859-7174
407-859-7088 Fax
Lions_of_florida@bellsouth.net

Radio Reading Services & Talking Books

Orange County Library System, Talking Book Section
101 East Central Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32801
407-835-7464
407-835-7641 TDD/TTY

Florida Bureau of Braille and Talking Book Library Services
421 Platt Street
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
800-226-6075
Serves statewide

WMFE Radio Reading Service
11510 East Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32817
407-273-2300

National Library Service
www.loc.gov/nls
www.ebooks.com
www.bookshare.org

Learning Ally
20 Roszel Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
609-452-0606
800-221-4792 Toll Free
800-226-6075

Low Vision Rehabilitation, Technology & Mobility

Enhanced Vision
888-811-3161 Toll Free

Freedom Scientific
877-775-9474 Toll Free

Humanware
800-722-3393 Toll Free
us.info@humanware.com

Optelec
800-335-7970 Toll Free

Visual Enhancements
877-236-7092 Toll Free
Clientservice@VisualEnhancements.com

Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology
325 John Knox Road
Building 400, Suite 402
Tallahassee, Florida 32303
888-788-9216

AbleData
Provides objective information about assistive technology products and rehabilitation equipment
800-227-0261 Toll Free
301-608-8998
301-608-8912 TTY

Other Resources

Southeastern Guide Dogs, Inc.
4210 77th Street East
Palmetto, FL 34221
941-729-5665
800-944-DOGS (3647) Toll Free

National Federation of the Blind, Florida
Dan Hicks, President
504 S. Armenia Avenue, #1319-B
Tampa, Florida 33609
813-254-8249 or danjhicks@yahoo.com

Florida Council of the Blind
www.fcb.org/FCBListIns.htm
(Discussion List)

Project Insight
An outreach service created by the Florida Council of the Blind providing information, encouragement and referrals to local, state and national services available for the visually impaired. They can also suggest areas of social interaction and community involvement.
800-267-4448 Toll Free

Access Linx Para Transit
407-423-8747
800-556-8747 Toll Free
407-423-0787 TDD

Independent Transportation Network
ITN Orlando
988 Woodcock Road, Suite 200
Orlando, FL
407-228-7761

Permenant Makeup Provider - Essentials Spa & Salon
1705 Berglund Lane
Viera, FL 32940
352-722-2860
(with another location in Velbourne, FL)