Here we listed some useful websites and organizations that are frequently used. However, if you can, reach out to organizations and government branches near you, because they may provide a more personalized service for your specific situation.
Thanks to Prevent Blindness Organization, the local resources have been gathered and shared. If you live in the United States, you can find a list of local resources here. For local resources in other countries, click here.
National Resources in the US:
Library of Congress – National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled
Apply for NLS service: https://www.loc.gov/nls/enrollment-equipment/apply-for-nls-service/
Register for BARD to access audio and braille books and magazines directly on your smart phones and tablets: https://www.loc.gov/nls/enrollment-equipment/register-for-bard-get-bard-mobile/
American Foundation for the Blind
Consulting services: https://www.afb.org/about-afb/what-we-do/afb-consulting
Foundation Fighting Blindness
Find a center near you: https://www.fightingblindness.org/chapters
National Federation of the Blind
Free audio news service: https://www.nfb.org/programs-services/nfb-newsline
Programs and services: https://www.nfb.org/programs-services
Sign-up page: https://www.bookshare.org/cms/get-started/sign
Social Security Administration Supplemental Security Income Program
Description: The Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program pays benefits to disabled adults and children who have limited income and resources.