Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired Provides free distance education to blind and visually impaired persons using Braille materials, large print or audio cassettes. Also provides an extensive list of links to other resources, associations and organizations.
Learning Ally Learning Ally This organization (formerly Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic) is an advocate and friend to those who learn differently. They provide information on audio books and consumer publications to eligible persons with print and learning disabilities. Information on volunteer programs for recording CDs. Membership is currently free for individuals who meet certification criteria.
Goodwill Industries International Goodwill Industries International Goodwill Industries International is a network of over 150 community-based, autonomous member organizations that serve people with workplace disadvantages and disabilities by providing job training and employment services, as well as job placement opportunities and post-employment support. The website includes information about the organization and programs, ways to get involved, resources for businesses and more.
Guide Dog Foundation Guide Dog Foundation Provides seeing eye dogs to the blind free of charge. Site provides information about receiving a dog, as well as how to become a host family for a puppy in training. Also provides a quarterly newsletter free of charge.
Canine Companions for Independence Canine Companions for Independence Trains dogs to assist people with physical and developmental disabilities. Also has opportunities for people interested in volunteering to raise puppies.