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 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
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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 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 Healthlinks Path International  (formerly the Horses for Heroes Program) Independence Through Enhancement of Medicare Internet Speech, Inc. Kansas Braille Transcription Institute Laser Eye Surgery Hub 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 Security 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 VisionAware Prosthetics Internet Website Vision Technology

Additional Resources

Voice Nation Live - Blindness Resource Center

Sound Related

Some Sound sights might require you to turn off Jaws or Zoomtext depending on voice synthesizers. Virginia Voice -- Read by Listening. “Eyes for those who cannot see... Hands for those who cannot turn pages.” Alabama Regional Group