Disability-Related Resources & Collections

Libraries and other facilities that offer a range of special collections which provide access to a broad spectrum of general and specialized book and nonbook material as well as reading material in alternative formats. (Adapted from AIRS TJ-4500)

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Alamogordo, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
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Address:
408 North White Sands Boulevard
Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone: 575-437-0401
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7967
Fax: 575-434-3713
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018

Albuquerque, NM

2200 Yale Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-841-8844
Address:
2200 Yale Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-841-8844
Services Provided: Free dial-in newspaper service for people unable to read ordinary print because of visual or physical limitations.

Reading Services for People With Disabilities
Recordings for the Blind
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 5/13/2014
Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
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Address:
2200 Yale Blvd. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 575-437-0401
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7967
Fax: 505-841-8850
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 2/3/2020
Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
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Address:
2200 Yale Blvd. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-841-8844
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7958
Fax: 505-841-8850
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 1/8/2019

Farmington, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE-SANTA FE
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Address:
1800 E 30th St., Ste B
Farmington, NM 87402
Phone: 505-327-3031
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7958
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 2/3/2020

Las Cruces, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
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Address:
277 East Amador, Suite 101
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Phone: 575-524-6450
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7960
Fax: 575-524-6455
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 2/3/2020

Las Vegas, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE-SANTA FE
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Address:
2522 Bridge Runner Road
Las Vegas, NM 87701
Phone: 505-425-3546
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7961
Fax: 505-425-0681
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 2/3/2020

Roswell, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE-SANTA FE
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Address:
United Bank Plaza
400 N. Pennsylvania, Suite 900
Roswell, NM 88201
Phone: 575-624-6140
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7961
Fax: 575-624-6191
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 2/3/2020

Santa Fe, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE-SANTA FE
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Address:
2905 Rodeo Park Dr East
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-827-4479
Services Provided: The Business Enterprise Program BEP provides employment opportunities for blind individuals who wish to operate food service facilities. The BEP has food establishments from small stands, to vending routes, to a full military cafeteria at Kirtland Air Force Base. The BEP provides the public and government employees with quality food service that is conveniently located within government buildings. Thirty-four blind persons participated in the BEP program and vendor earnings were $3,226,674, contributing $210,587 in gross receipt taxes to the state.

Assistive Technology Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 2/3/2020
Address:
2905 Rodeo Park Dr. East, Bldg. 4
Suite 100
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-476-4479
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7968
Fax: 505-476-4475
Wheelchair Access: Ramps
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 2/3/2020

Nationwide

1447 E Main St
Spartanburg, SC 29307
Phone: 864-585-1778
Organization Name: National Association of the Deaf
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Address:
1447 E Main St
Spartanburg, SC 29307
Phone: 864-585-1778
TDD: 800-237-6819
Toll Free Phone: 800-237-6213
Fax: 800-538-5636
Eligibility: Eligibility varies by level of membership. See the Described and Captioned Media Program Web site for details.
Services Provided: The Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP) provides services designed to support and improve the academic achievement of students who are blind, visually impaired, deaf, hard of hearing, or deaf-blind. These services include (1) a library of free-loan described and captioned educational media; (2) a clearinghouse of information related to educational media access, including a gateway to Internet resources related to accessibility; and (3) a center for training and evaluation of any service provider desiring to appear on the DCMPs approved lists of description and captioning service providers. There are no user registration or service fees.

The DCMP is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and administered by the National Association of the Deaf.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 4/24/2020
Organization Name: Library of Congress
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Address:
Washington, DC 20542
Phone: 202-707-5100
TDD: 202-707-0744
Fax: 202-707-0712
Eligibility: Physically or visually impaired US residents
Services Provided: This service is free and loans Braille books and magazines, recorded books and magazines, music in large print and Braille, and playback equipment designed for the visually impaired. Available to US residents with physical or visual impairment.
Provider Profiles: Administered nationally through cooperating regional and local libraries.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/7/2020