State Resources

NFB Training Centers

The National Federation of the Blind is proudly affiliated with the country’s leading training centers for the blind, which offer a variety of programs for all ages that help build blindness skills and encourage independence. For contact information, please visit

Additional Resources

Bureau of Services for Blind Persons

Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
201 North Washington Square
Lansing, MI 48933
Phone: 517-373-2062
Toll Free: 800-292-4200

Bureau of Services for Blind Persons Training Center

1541 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Phone: 269-337-3848
Toll Free: 800-292-4200

Michigan Braille and Talking Book Library

702 West Kalamazoo Street
P.O. Box 30007
Lansing, MI 48909-7507
Phone: 517-373-5614
Toll Free (in state): 800-992-9012

Wayne County Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

30555 Michigan Avenue
Westland, MI 48186
Phone: 734-727-7300
Toll Free: 888-968-2737

Learning Ally, formerly Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic

20 Roszel Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
Phone: 800-221-4792

Social Security & Medicare Resources

Medicare Eligibility for People With Low Vision or Blindness

A Guide to Social Security for Seniors