Mid-Atlantic Regional Group 

Blinded Veterans Association


Related Sources

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

BVA Web Site
Blinded Veterans Association Auxiliary (BVAA) National Web Site


 BVA Regional Groups:

Florida Regional Group
Greater Houston Regional Group
Indiana Regional Group
Kentuckiana (portions of Kentucky and Indiana) Regional Group
Mid-Atlantic (Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia) Regional Group
New York Regional Group
Northern Arizona Regional Group
Northern California 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 California 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
Coalition of Retired Military Veterans
DAV, Blind Veterans National Chapter
Disabled American Veterans
Military Connection Resources
Military Order of the Purple Heart Foundation
National Veterans Foundation
Official Website of the Military Healthcare System

Operation Life Transformed (OLT)
Paralyzed Veterans of America
The Silver Star Families of America
Returning Veterans
Support the Troops
Troop Talk
U.S. Veterans Initiative
The Veterans Corporation
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Veterans for Veteran Connections
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 Accreditation Council for Agencies Serving People With Blindness or Visual Impairment
National Federation of the Blind
National Federation of the Blind of Virginia
National Library for the Blind (United Kingdom)
National Organization on Disability
Prevent Blindness America
The Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Blindness and Low Vision
Virginia Association of Workers for the Blind - Burkeville Lodge

Products and Services Available for the Blind/Visually impaired:

Accredited Online Colleges
All in Play
Ambu Tech
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 Colleges - Guide to Understanding ROTC Programs - Thanks Lucy!

Best Drug Rehabilitation
Care Homes Guide, Ltd.
CareerOneStop:  Pathways to Career Success

Chris Glavin Blindness Resources
Clarity Solutions

College Guide for U.S. Service Members

Consumer Affairs

Disaboom, Inc

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.

Iowa Department for the Blind

Kansas Braille Transcription Institute

Kitchen Table Gang

Laser Eye Surgery Hub

Low Vision Gateway to the Internet

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  http://www.va.gov/

Military Hub

Military Mental Health Resources 

Mental Health Service Providers for Veterans

Mental Health Services | VA.gov

Modern Wheelchair Inventions
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
Placer Visual Service Center
Portset Systems
Learning Ally (formerly Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFB&;D) )

Refinance &; Mortgage:

      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 Jobs.net

Stabileyes Vitamins

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

The Expert Guide to Job Hunting

The Social Security and Disability Resource Center
United Service Association for Health Care
Veteran Benefits

Veterans Eye Care
The VIP Consumer
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.

http://www.virginiavoice.org/programs_on_the_web.html Virginia Voice -- Read by Listening.  “Eyes for those who cannot see... Hands for those who cannot turn pages.”

Metropolitan Washington Ear - Listen to Live Radio Broadcasts in the Washington D.C. Area.  This Link is to the Washington Ear and requires RealPlayer Media to run this site. The site also requires you to Sign up for the service.    If the site does not play after you click on the Live Broadcast Link you may need to get technical assistance to load RealPlayer on your computer.

Social Security Medicare Info.

Social Security If You Are Blind Or Have Low Vision - How We Can Help.

Social Security Understanding the Benefits.

Social Security Disability Benefits.

Social Security Identity Theft and Your Social Security Number.

Social Security How Work Affects Your Benefits.  

Tech resource links
  These sites will help keep you up to speed on the latest trends in access for the blind.


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