NFB OF CT The National Federation of the Blind of Connecticut (NFB of CT) is a state affiliate of The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) and works to improve the lives of blind people in Connecticut. By providing information and education to its members and the public, the NFB of CT is changing what it means to be blind. Follow us on Facebook! (Click Here) To subscribe to the NFB of CT listserve, visit www.nfbnet.org, click on ‘join mailing lists’, then click on ‘ct-nfb’.
You can reach the National Federation of the Blind of CT by mail, phone, fax or email:
Maryanne Melley, President
National Federation of the Blind of CT
111Sheldon Road, Unit 420
Manchester, CT 06045
Phone: (860) 289-1971
- The NFB of CT is dedicated to creating opportunities for all blind persons. In furtherance of this goal, we have established our scholarship program.
- NFB of Connecticut Annual State Convention - Save the Date!
October 30 & 31; November 1, 2020
Four Points Meriden by Sheraton
275 Research Parkway
Meriden, CT 06450
Don't wait! Book your room now! Call 203-238-2380 and mention that you will be attending the National Federation of the Blind of CT's convention. Rooms are $90 plus tax per night.
KNFB Reader mobile app!!
Do you have a smart phone? Would you like to access printed materials on the go, such as bills, user manuals, family documents, contracts such as mortgages, insurance policies, user manuals or medical records? The KNFB Reader mobile app for iOS or Android is the answer. Using it, you can scan and read any printed material quickly and easily, and have it available via audio or connected refreshable Braille display. Worried about getting a good photo of your text as a blind person? KNFB Reader provides a field of view report and tilt guidance for more accurate capturing of print in the photograph, as well as automatic text detection. You’ll get the right photo; KNFB Reader will help you. For more information about the fabulous KNFB Reader mobile app, go to www.knfbreader.com.