Welcome to the Kentucky Office for the Blind’s website. Our mission at the Office for the Blind is to "provide opportunities for employment and independence to individuals with visual disabilities". We serve Kentuckians who are visually impaired or blind and assist individuals to obtain and maintain employment, economic self-sufficiency and independence with complete integration into society. Our goal is to provide a myriad of resources and quality services which are geared to enhance the lives of Kentuckians with disabilities.
Explore our website for information on some of the services available through our agency.
*** Our Owensboro office in in the process of moving to a new location at 3108 Fairview Drive in Owensboro. We will have some downtime for our telephones and computers during the move. We apologize for any inconvenience.***
ALERT – POTENTIAL TELEPHONE SCAM
The Office for the Blind has been informed by a consumer that an individual contacted her purporting to be from the Office from the Blind. The individual proceeded to ask the consumer for her bank account information so that a deposit could be made into her account. Please be aware that the Office for the Blind will NEVER call you by telephone and ask for your banking information. If you receive such a call you should immediately hang up the phone and alert the proper authorities.
Charles W. McDowell Rehabilitation Center
3rd Annual Open House
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Click on the link below for further information.
McDowell Center Open House.docx
If you are interested in being a vendor, please contact
Vanessa Love at 502-429-4460
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That All May Read
through the National Library Service
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