Tampa Bay Chapter Resources

BLIND SERVICES

Tampa Lighthouse for the Blind
Winter Haven, Florida
(863) 299-3633
TLH@tampalighthouse.org
www.tampalighthouse.org

Division of Blind Services
Tampa District Office
415 South Armenia Avenue
Tampa, FL 33609
813-871-7190
800-757-7190 Toll Free

Division of Blind Services
St. Petersburg Office
36374th Street N, Suite 310
St. Petersburg, FL 33704
727-893-2341

Division of Blind Services
Orientation & Adjustment Center for the Blind

408 White Street
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
386-258-4444
800-741-3826

Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
850-245-3399 Voice/TDD
800-451-4327 Toll Free Voice/TDD
www.rehabworks.org

Tampa Mayor's Alliance For Persons With Disabilities
813-988-4985
www.tampagov.net

Statewide Advocacy Network on Disabilities, Inc. (STAND)
Education and resource services to persons with disabilities
813- 258-5700
www.tampagov.net

Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology (FAAST)
813-251-7591
www.tampagov.net

National Federation for the Blind
Dan Hicks, President
504 South Armenia Ave. # 1319-B
Tampa, Fl 33609
813-254-8249
888-282-5972 Toll Free
president@nfbflorida.org

Tampa Lighthouse for the Blind
1106 West Platt Street
Tampa, Florida 33606-2142
813- 251-2407
866-251-2407 Toll Free
TLH@tampalighthouse.org
www.tampalighthouse.org

Lighthouse of Pinellas
6925 - 112th Circle North Suite 103
Largo, FL 33773
727- 544-4433
www.lighthouseofpinellas.org

RADIO READING SERVICES AND TALKING BOOKS

Tampa Talking Book Library
Tampa, Florida (Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library)
(813) 272-6024 or TDD (813) 272-6305

WUSF Radio Reading Service
University of South Florida -WRB 209
4202 E. Fowler Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33620
813-974-8633
800-444-4193 Toll Free

Hillsborough County Talking Book Library
Jan Platt Regional Library
3910 South Manhattan Avenue
Tampa, FL 33611-1214
813-272-6024 Voice
813-272 6305 TDD

Pinellas Talking Book Library
1330 Cleveland Street
Clearwater, FL 33755-5103
727-441-9958
727-441-3168 TDD/TTY
MStevenson@pplc.us

Division of Blind Services
Bureau of Braille & Talking Book Library Services
421 Platt Street
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
386-239-6000
800-226-6075

Florida Instructional Materials Center for the Visually Impaired
4210 West Bay Villa Avenue
Tampa, FL 33611-1206
813-837-7826
800-282-9193 Toll Free

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

LOW VISION REHABILITATION, TECHNOLOGY & MOBILITY

Veterans Administration Hospital: Low Vision Service, Eye Clinic
13000 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33612
813-972-2000

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

Freedom Scientific
877-775-9474 Toll Free
www.freedomscientific.com

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

Optelec
800-335-7970 Toll Free
www.shoplowvision.com

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

Enhanced Vision
888-811-3161 Toll Free
www.enhancedvision.com

OTHER RESOURCES

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

Florida Disabled Outdoors Association
2475 Apalachee Parkway, Suite 205
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850- 201-2944
www.fdoa.org

Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind
207 North San Marco Avenue
Saint Augustine, FL 32084
904-827-2200
www.fsdb.k12.fl.us

HARTPlus Paratransit
813-254-4278
813-626-9158 TTD
www.gohart.org

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA)
727-540-1900

Hillsborough County Schools: Visually Impaired Program
4210 W. Bay Villa Avenue
Tampa, FL 33611
813-837-7840