Illinois

Website

nfbofillinois.org

State President

Denise Avant
3410 N. Lake Shore Dr., Apt. 4L
Chicago, IL 60657-2813
Cell: 773-991-8050
Email: davant1958@gmail.com

State Convention

October 18 to 20, 2019
Wyndham City Center (Springfield)

Social Media

Twitter: twitter.com/NFBI

State Resources

National Organization of Parents of Blind Children (State Contact)

Eliza Ellett
Phone: 847-530-9809
Email: elizaellett@yahoo.com

Illinois State Library Talking Book and Braille Service

300 South Second Street
Springfield, IL 62701-1796
Librarian: Sharon Ruda
Library Code: IL1A
Telephone: 217-785-0022
Toll Free (in state): 800-426-0709
Fax: 217-782-6062
Email: isltbbs@ilsos.net or sruda@ilsos.net
Website: ilbph.org

Illinois Department of Rehabilitation Services

Bureau of Blind Services
809 Commercial Avenue
Springfield, IL 62703
Phone: 217-785-3887

Illinois State Board of Education

Department of Special Education
Specialized Programs
David Andel, Division Administrator
100 North First Street
Springfield, IL 62777-0001
Toll Free: 866-262-6663
Phone: 217-782-5589
Fax: 217-782-0372
Website: isbe.state.il.us/spec-ed