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 for Kentuckians with disabilities.

This website represents the Kentucky Office for the Blind, who we are, and what we do. We hope that you enjoy this resource of information and we look forward to serving you. 


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OFB 2014 Transition Conference!!

The Kentucky Office for the Blind will host a transition conference “Beyond All Limits” held at the Louisville East Marriott Hotel off of Hurstbourne Lane at 1903 Embassy Square
Boulevard, Louisville, KY 40299.   The conference will be April 14 and 15, 2014.

 If you require lodging you may call and reserve a room by the deadline of Monday, March 24, 2014.  The rate is $115 per night.  This does not include applicable state and local taxes. The number to call is 502-491-1184.  You can ask for the Office for the Blind Block of Rooms for the 2014 Transition Conference “Beyond All Limits”.   

Please note that no food or beverages will be provided at this conference event.  The hotel does have a restaurant and vending area.  There are several area restaurants located around the hotel. 

More details to follow.  Registration is free and open to the public. Registration closes April 7, 2014. You can register for the conference by using the link below.




The Charles W. McDowell Center
Louisville, KY


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