Alliance of Professionals with Disabilities

Anthony R. Candela

(415) 392-4845

tcandela@afb.net

 

American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)

Gil Johnson, Director

San Francisco Regional Office

44 Montgomery Street

Suite 1305

San Francisco, CA 94104

(415) 392-4845

http://www.afb.net

gil@afb.net

afbinfo@afb.net

 

Blind and Visually Impaired Center of Monterey County

Jeanne Cordero, Program Director

225 Laurel Avenue

Pacific Grove, CA   93950

(831) 649-3505

www.blindandlowvision.org

vision@blindandlowvision.org

 

Blindness Support Services, Inc.

Peter Benavidez, Executive Director

3696 Beatty Drive, Suite A

Riverside, CA   92506

(909) 341-9244

www.blindnesssupport.com/

pbenavidez@blindnesssupport.com

 

Braille Institute of America, Inc.

741 North Vermont Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90029

(323) 663-1111

(800) 272-4553

info@brailleinstitute.org

 

California Council of the Blind (CCB)

Jeff Thom, President

(510) 537-7877

(800) 221-6359

http://www.ccbnet.org

jsthom@comcast.net

Executive Offices

ccotb@earthlink.net

 

California Council of Citizens with Low Vision (CCCLV)

Bernice Kandarian, President,

(800) 733-2258

http://www.ccbnet.org/ccclv.htm

http://www.cclvi.org

bernice@tsoft.net

 

California Department of Rehabilitation: Blind Field Services

P.O. Box 944222

Sacramento, CA 94299-9222

(916) 263-8953 (Voice) 

www.rehab.cahwnet.gov/exec/spsrstru.htm

Tammy Scott (Main Office in Sacramento)

Blind Services:

blindinfo@dor.ca.gov

To post jobs:

wdsinfo@dor.ca.gov

California School for the Blind

500 Walnut Avenue

Fremont, CA 94536

(510) 794-3800

www.csb-cde.ca.gov/

jcarreon@csb-cde.ca.gov

 

 Center for Living Independence for Multi-Handicapped Blind (CLIMB)

161 West Sierra Madre Boulevard

Sierra Madre, CA 91024

(626) 355-1447

 www.climbwac.com/

wac@climbwac.com,climbwac@aol.com

 

Center for the Partially Sighted

LaDonna Ringering, Ph.D., Executive Director

12301 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 600

Los Angeles, CA   90025

(310) 458-3501

www.low-vision.org/

info@low-vision.org

 

Community Access Center

Laurie Hoirup, Executive Director

6848 Magnolia Avenue, Suite 150

Riverside, CA   92506

(909) 274-0358

http://www.communityaccesscenter.org/index.htm

execdir@ilcac.org 

 

Community Center for the Blind

130 West Flora Street

Stockton, CA 95202

(209) 466-3836

 www.communityblindcenter.org/

ccbviinfo@sbcglobal.net

 

Dayle McIntosh Center for the Disabled

Socorro Arroyo Merchain, Program Manager

13272 Garden Grove Boulevard

Garden Grove, CA   92843

(714) 621-3300

 www.daylemcintoshcenter.org/

info@daylemc.org

 

Doran Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired

413 Laurel Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

(831) 458-9766

 

Earle Baum Center of the Blind

Allan Brenner, Executive Director

4539 Occidental Road

Santa Rosa, CA   95401

(707) 523-3222

www.earlebaum.org/

ebc@earlebaum.org 

 

El Dorado Center for the Visually Impaired

Ellen Yevdakimov, Board Chair

4600 Farnsworth Lane

El Dorado, CA    95623

(530) 626-6715

 

Foundation for the Junior Blind of America

5300 Angeles Vista Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA 90043

(323) 295-4555

www.fjb.org/

info@fjb.org

 

Independent Living Services of Northern California

Evan LeVang, Executive Director

1161 East Avenue

Chico, CA    95926-1018

(530) 893-8527

www.ilsnc.org/ 

ilsnc@sunset.net

ilsncrdg@sunset.net

 

 

Lions Blind Center of Diablo Valley

Peggy Nichols, Executive Director

175 Alvarado Avenue

Pittsburg, CA 94565

(925) 432-3013

(800) 750-3937

 

Lions Center for the Blind

3834 Opal Street

Oakland, CA 94609

(510) 450-1580

www.oakland-blind-center.org/ 

Kathyrine_Brown@lbcenter.org

 

Living Skills Center for the Visually Impaired

2430 Road 20 #B112

San Pablo, CA 94806-3704

(510) 234-4984

www.livingskillscenter.org/

patty@livingskills.org

 

National Association for the Visually Handicapped (NAVH)

(415) 221-8753

http://www.navh.org/

staff@navh.org

 

Peninsula Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired

2470 El Camino Real

Suite 107

Palo Alto, CA 94306

(650) 858-0202

www.pcbvi.org/ 

center@pcbvi.org

 

Rose Resnick Lighthouse for the Blind & Visually Impaired

214 Van Ness Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94102

(415) 431-1481

http://www.lighthouse-sf.org/ 

Placement@lighthouse-sf.org

 

 San Diego Center for the Blind

Kimbrally Gibbens, Executive Director

5922 El Cajon Boulevard

San Diego, CA   92115

(619) 583-1542

www.sdcb.org/

information@sdcb.org

 

San Francisco Vocational Services

Roy Recio, VI Placement Specialist, San Francisco environs

rrecio@sfvocationalservices.org
Bernie Lichtenstein, VI, East Bay

blichtenstein@sfvocationalservices.org
814 Mission St., Suite 600,

San Francisco, CA 94103

(415) 512-9500

 

San Mateo Council of the Blind (SMCCB)

Bill Hobson, President

(650) 593-9191

http://www.smccb.org

check42X@attbi.com

fwelte@sbcglobal.net

fishl@smccb.org

 

Santa Clara Valley Blind Center

Kenneth Frasse, Executive Director

101 North Bascom Avenue

San Jose, CA    95128

(408) 295-4016

www.visionbeyondsight.org/

info@VisionBeyondSight.org

chaskin@VisionBeyondSight.org

kfrasse@VisionBeyondSight.org

 

Silicon Valley Council of the Blind (SVCB)

http://www.svcb.cc

mike@svcb.cc

 

Society for the Blind

Connie LeBlond, Program Director

2750 24th Street

Sacramento, CA   95818-3299

www.societyfortheblind.org/

(916) 452-8271

Darlene Dusseau, Career Developer

(916) 452-8271 ext. 323

ddusseau@societyfortheblind.org

 

Valley Center for the Blind

4421 North Cedar

Suite 200

Fresno, CA 93726

(559) 222-4447

Russ Hoeltzer, Executive Director

Julieann Lopez

 valleycntrblind@sbcglobal.net