Related Sources


Use these sources for finding information to other services for the blind:

BVA Web Site
Current BVA Regional Groups:


Alabama Regional Group

Arkansas Regional Group

Cape Cod and Islands Regional Group

Central California Regional Group

Connecticut Regional Group

Florida Regional Group

Gem State (most of Idaho except the northwest portion) Regional Group

Georgia Regional Group

Greater Houston Regional Group

Hawaii Regional Group

Heartland Regional Group

Illinois Regional Group

Indiana Regional Group

Kentuckiana (portions of Kentucky and Indiana) Regional Group

Louisiana Regional Group

Maine Regional Group

Massachusetts Regional Group

Michigan Regional Group

Mid-Atlantic (Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia) Regional Group

Minnesota Regional Group

Mississippi Regional Group

Montana Regional Group

Nebraska Regional Group

New Hampshire Regional Group

New Jersey Regional Group

New Mexico Regional Group

New York Regional Group

North Carolina Regional Group

Northern Arizona Regional Group

Northern California Regional Group

Ohio Regional Group

O-K-I (portions of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana) Regional Group

Oklahoma Regional Group

Orange County California Regional Group

Oregon-Columbia (Oregon and a portion of Washington) Regional Group

Pennsylvania Regional Group

Puerto Rico Regional Group

Rhode Island/Southeastern Massachusetts Regional Group

Rio Grande (southwestern Texas and southeastern New Mexico) Regional Group

Rocky Mountain (Colorado, most of Montana, and Wyoming) Regional Group

San Diego Regional Group

South Carolina Regional Group

South Texas Regional Group

Southern Arizona Regional Group

Southern California Regional Group

Southern Nevada Regional Group

Spokane Inland Empire (eastern Washington, northern Idaho, and western Montana) Regional Group

Tennessee Regional Group

Utah Regional Group

Washington Regional Group

White River Junction (Vermont) Regional Group

Wisconsin Regional Group


Department of Veterans Affairs:

Central Blind Rehabilitation Center
Department of Veterans Affairs
VA Blind Rehabilitation Service
Veterans' Health Benefits Eligibility
National Veterans TEE Tournament Page  

Veterans Organizations:

Allies in War
American Legion
Disabled American Veterans
Military Connection Resources
Military Order of the Purple Heart Foundation
National Veterans Foundation
Operation Life Transformed (OLT)
Paralyzed Veterans of America
The Silver Star Families of America
Returning Veterans
Support the Troops
The Veterans Corporation
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Veterans Today General Site
Veterans Today Job Search Engine
Vietnam Veterans of America

Blindness Organizations

Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation Education Professionals
Alliance for Aging Research
American Council of the Blind
The American Foundation for the Blind
Blindskills, Inc.-publisher of Dialogue Magazine
Carroll Center for the Blind
Guild for the Blind
JBI International
Low Vision Centers of Indiana.
National Federation of the Blind
National Federation of the Blind of Virginia
National Organization on Disability
Prevent Blindness America
Royal National Institute of Blind People
The Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Blindness and Low Vision
Virginia Association of Workers for the Blind

Products and Services Available for the Blind/Visually impaired:
Accredited Online Colleges Accredited Online Schools
Affordable Colleges Online
All in Play American Hometown Heroes
American Printing House for the Blind
Art Therapy for PTSD, Trauma, Military Veterans and Post Traumatic Stress
Asbestos Cancer
see Mesothelioma Information Below
BeBusinessed No Nonsense Advice, How-to's and Reviews
Best CollegesGuide to Understanding ROTC Programs - Thanks Lucy!
Best Drug Rehabilitation
CareerOneStop: Pathways to Career Success
Chris Glavin Blindness Resources
College Guide for U.S. Service Members
Community for Accredited Online Schools
Consumer Affairs DailyLit
Drug Recall Guide - FDA Prescription Drug Recalls, Side Effects and Community
Enhanced Vision
En-Vision America
Eschenbach Optik of America, Snc
Finances On Line
Freedom Scientific
Foresight Ski Guides
Guerilla Technologies

Guide Dog Information:

Guide Dogs of America
Guide Dogs for the Blind
Guide to PTSD and Addiction
Guild for the Blind
Path International  (formerly the Horses for Heroes Program)
Independence Through Enhancement of Medicare Internet Speech, Inc.
Kansas Braille Transcription Institute
Laser Eye Surgery Hub
Learn How to Become
Low Vision Gateway to the Internet
LS@S, LLC Magnisight,inc.
Make the Connection Medicare and Social Security Disability: Benefits for Disabled Individuals



Mesothelioma Information - Please contact the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs or VIST Cordinator

Military Hub

Mental Health Service Providers for Veterans

MentalHealth Services | Modern Wheelchair Inventions

Mortgage Loan

My Next Move: Interactive Career Finder Tool

National Alliance for Eye and Vision Research

National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS)

Nursing Home Resources and Locator

Lighthouse International VisionConnection

Portset Systems

Learning Ally(formerly Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFB&D) )

Refinance Mortgage Guide for U.S Veterans MilitaryVALoan (Non-Government Owned)

VA Home Loan Centers

Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Blindness and Low Vision, Mississippi State University


Tax Help - A comprehensive resource for all your Tax needs.

The Social Security and Disability Resource Center

United Service Association for Health Care

The VIP Consumer

Veterans Benefits for Seniors


Prosthetics Internet Website

Vision Technology


Additional Resources

Voice Nation Live - Blindness Resource Center

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