Connecticut Low Vision and Blindness Resources

New England Low Vision and Blindness offers Connecticut (CT) a full suite of low vision and blindness products and training services.

Whether for for education,vocational rehabilitation or for seniors, New England Low Vision and Blindness is Connecticut’s one-stop solution for all blindness and low vision needs, providing the assessments, products delivered direct to door and training services enabling blind and visually impaired people across Connecticut to live independently.

New England Low Vision and Blindness in Connecticut (CT)

Address: Your home, school, or office — In Connecticut.
*We can drive out and bring our Low Vision Store to you, for a no obligation Low Vision Product demonstration in CT.
Local Telephone: (888) 211-6933
*According to the National Eye Institute of NIH, “Low Vision is defined as the best-corrected visual acuity less than 6/12 (‹20/40) in the better-seeing eye (excluding those who were categorized as being blind by the U.S. definition.)” New England Low Vision and Blindness offers electronic magnification low vision aids, and leading low vision products for people with Macular Degeneration, and other forms of vision loss. Our state-of-the-art technology showroom is a wonderful low vision resource, showcasing a variety of leading electronic low vision magnifiers. Upstairs in our facility, clients can schedule an appointment with a low vision specialist, who can prescribe low vision glasses and other types of low vision rehabilitation services, including in-home low vision occupational therapy services funded by Medicare.

Connecticut Tech Act Project

55 Farmington Avenue, 12th Floor
Hartford, CT 06105
Local Telephone: (860) 424-4881
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 537-2549
TDD/TTY Telephone: (860) 424-4839

Connecticut Association of Optometrists

342 North Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06117-2500
Local Telephone: (860) 586-7508
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 677-7714

Connecticut Braille Association

44 Imperial Avenue
Westport, CT 06880
Local Telephone: (203) 227-5243

Connecticut Bureau of Aging Community

25 Sigourney Street, 10th floor
Hartford, CT 06106-5033
Local Telephone: (860) 424-5277
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 443-9946

Connecticut Birth to Three System

460 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106-1308
Local Telephone: (860) 418-6146
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 505-7000

Connecticut Radio Information Systems

184 Windsor Avenue, Suite C
Windsor, CT 06095
Local Telephone: (860) 527-8000
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 708-0004

Connecticut State Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind (BESB)

184 Windsor Avenue
Windsor, CT 06095
Local Telephone: (860) 602-4000
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 842-4510
TDD/TTY Telephone: (860) 602-4002

Connecticut State Department of Education: Bureau of Early Childhood, Career and Adult Education, Preschool Special Education Program

25 Industrial Park Road
Middletown, CT 06457
Local Telephone: (860) 807-2054
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 505-7000

Darien Community Association Program for the Blind

274 Middlesex Road
Darien, CT 06820
Local Telephone: (203) 655-8554

Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation

103 Old Iron Ore Road
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Local Telephone: (860) 243-5200

Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Connecticut State Library

198 West Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Local Telephone: (860) 721-2020
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 842-4516

Lions Low Vision Centers, Inc.

33 Highland Street
New Britain, CT 06052
Local Telephone: (860) 832-9601
Toll Free Telephone: (800) 676-5715

Lions Low Vision Center of Eastern Connecticut

PO Box 43
Colchester, CT 06415
Toll Free : (866) 255-8655

Music and Arts Center for Humanity

510 Barnum Avenue, 3rd Floor
Bridgeport, CT 06608
Local Telephone: (203) 366-3300

Oak Hill

120 Holcomb Street
Hartford, CT 06112
Local Telephone: (860) 242-2274

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: Eastern Blind Rehabilitation Center

VA Connecticut Healthcare System
950-124 Campbell Ave
West Haven, CT 06516
Local Telephone: (203) 932-5711