Partners of Computers for the Blind
We would like to send our thanks to all organizations and individuals that work tirelessly and provide resources to support the blind. We are also grateful for their support to our organization. We like to highlight these partnerships and those who we work close with to continue to meet our mission of opening the world of technology to those with visual impairements. Listed below are many of these organizations and their effors to help us.
We have been selected as an approved vendor to work with many state agencies for the blind. As part of that partnership, individuals can request a computer through their state agency and receive extra help to purchase it and make sure the process goes smoothly. We are continuing to reach out to partner with more states, to help even more individuals.
Individuals in the following states can contact their state agency for the blind to inquire about the assistance offered to get a computer from us. Other states that may be interested in partnering with us for this cause can contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
- North Carolina
- New Mexico
- South Carolina
Computers for the Blind has established partnerships with many organizations that provide assistive technology training. Through these partnerships, these organizations have agreed to provide free keyboarding and basic computer training to those who have obtained a computer from us. Our clients, who have access to the following organizations, can request classes and training to get started with the computer, as well as become efficient in using it. We encourage them to take advantage of these resources.
If your organization would like to participate, please contact us at: email@example.com
- Austin Lighthouse (Travis Association for the Blind) - Austin, TX
- Chris Cole Rehabilitation Center - Austin, TX
- Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind - Dallas, TX
- East Texas Lighthouse for the Blind - Tyler, TX
- Lighthouse for the Blind of Fort Worth - Fort Worth, TX
- The Lighthouse of Houston - Houston, TX
- San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind - San Antonio, TX
- San Francisco Lighthouse for the Blind - San Francisco, CA
- Savannah Center for Blind and Low Vision - Savannah, GA
- IFB Solutions (formerly Winston-Salem Industries) - Winston-Salem, NC
There are many other organizations that partner with us in many capacities. Some may offer software programs that we use on our computers to give our clients accessibility options. Others provide grants and other scholarships so our clients can get aid in getting a computer. Many others donate computers that we can use to send out to our clients. We are looking everyday for more opportunities to partner with other organizations that are also working towards the goal of helping the blind community. Below are some of these organizations and their contact information.
If your organization would like to become involved in any part of our process, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org