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  • Code of Federal Regulations 34 (CFR 34) http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/waisidx_09/34cfrv2_09.html Part 361 focuses on state VR
  • Disability Rights Florida  1-800-342-0823 or 1800-346-4127 (TDD)
  • National Federation of the Blind (NFB) www.nfb.org
  • American Council for the Blind (ACB) www.acb.org
  • American Printing House for the Blind (APH) www.aph.org
  • Hadley School for the Blind www.hadley.edu
  • National Rehabilitation Association (NRA) www.nationalrehab.org
  • Centers for Independent Living (CIL) www.floridacils.org
  • Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Commission  http://crccertification.com/
  • Division of Vocational Rehabilitation  (DVR) can assist with clients who may only have a unilateral eye condition.  We can also have dual cases on deaf/blind clients, as well as clients with other dual diagnosis.
  • Knights Templar is an organization that may be able to assist with eye medical surgeries. Contact your local representative http://www.knightstemplar.org/ktef/nr.html
  • Lions Club  may also be able to assist with eye glasses, some eye medical, etc.  Contact your local group
  • Learning Ally (forming known as RFB&D or Recordings for the Blind and Dyslexic)   www.learningally.org