Braille transcribers

These organizations can help transcribe texts into braille. AMERICAN ORGANIZATIONS ACCESS USA 242 James Street (mail via: PO Drawer 160) Clayton NY 13624 (800)-263-2750 or (613)-969-5148 -phone 800-563-1687 – fax e-mail: info@access-usa.com They transcribe print documents as well as specialty … Continue reading

International resources

Resources for ASI families outside of the United States. ARGENTINIAN RESOURCES Tiflolibros Estados Unidos 3548 Buenos Aires, 1228 Argentina Fax: +011-54-11-4931-9002 http://www.tiflolibros.com.ar pablol@millic.com.ar. Argentina Federation of Institutions for the Blind and Visually Disabled People 46 Medrano Street, Piso 6 Dto … Continue reading

Organizations

Organizations for the blind. American Council of the Blind 800-424-8666; 202-467-5081 ncrabb@erols.com www.acb.org American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) 11 Penn Plaza New York, New York 10001 Telephone: 800-232-5463 or 212-502-7600.                   Fax: 212-502-7777 afbinfo@afb.org   www.afb.org American Printing House for the … Continue reading

Information for the blind

These websites and organizations offer more resources for the blind. Blind Access Journal Web site: http://blog.blindaccessjournal.com/ Blindskills, Inc. P.O. Box 5181 Salem, OR 97304-0181 USA Phone: (503) 581-4224 Fax: (503) 581-0178  Toll Free: (800) 860-4224 blindskl@teleport.com  http://www.blindskills.com Blind World Magazine … Continue reading

Book sites

These book sites offer electronic texts and audiobooks for the visually impaired. Alex Catalogue of Electronic Texts Web site www.infomotions.com/alex/ AudioBooks Online RR 1 Box 60 Richmond Virginia 05477-9702 U.S.A. (802)434-5550 Voice (802)434-5550 FAX lbohen@audiobooksonline.com  http://www.audiobooksonline.com/ Audio Studio for the … Continue reading

Schools for the blind

The following schools for the blind are all in the United States. Exceptional Teaching Aids, Inc. 20102 Woodbine Ave. Castro Valley, CA 94546 USA Phone: (510) 582-4859 Fax: (510) 582-5911 Toll Free: (800) 549-6999 Email Address: ExTeaching@aol.com Contact Person: Phil … Continue reading

Deaf-blind resources

Deafblindness is the condition of little or no useful sight and little or no useful hearing. Deafblind people have an experience quite distinct from people who are only deaf or only blind. American Association of the DeafBlind (AADB) 814 Thayer … Continue reading

Websites with accessible games

Accessible games are designed to be playable by people who are blind or vision impaired   • Ark Angles Australian company selling KChess Advance and KChess Elite, accessible chess programs designed to be playable by people who are blind or vision … Continue reading

Access technology resources

Access technology is the name for products which help people who cannot use regular versions of products, primarily people with physical disabilities such as limitations to vision, hearing, and mobility. Ability Hub, c/o The Gilman Group, L.L.C. P.O. Box 6356 Rutland, … Continue reading