Vista Center for the Blind & Visually Impaired
The Vista Center provides services such as a low vision clinic with an optometrist specialist, training in daily living skills and mobility training. There are also braille classes available. They have a social worker who can come to your home to assess the services you need and provide training to become more independent within the home. The center also holds support groups, which includes a Youth Group for people ages 7-17.
2470 El Camino Real, Suite 107
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Braille and Talking Book Library (BTBL)- Library of Congress in Sacramento
Braille Transcription Project
The Braille Transcription Project of Santa Clara County provides braille, free of charge, to blind students attending regular public schools in Santa Clara County and to blind professionals. The project provides braille textbooks outside the county on a cost-only basis.
101 N. Bascom Ave.
San Jose, CA 95128
California Deaf-Blind Services (CDBS)
CDBS offers advocacy and referral services for individuals through age 21 who are deaf-blind and for family members, care providers, and personnel from public and private schools and agencies, who serve individuals who are deaf-blind.
Voice: (415) 405-7560
TTY: (800) 822-7884
1600 Holloway Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94132