Kentucky Office For The Blind

Kentucky Office for the Blind

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.*** 




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





 Check out the newly launched

That All May Read

through the National Library Service

by clicking the NLS logo below










The Charles W. McDowell Center
Louisville, KY


Interested in becoming a member of the State Rehabilitation Council?