HEARTLAND COUNCIL OF THE BLIND,

CHAPTER OF OKLAHOMA COUNCIL OF THE BLIND,

A CHAPTER OF AMERICAN COUNCIL OF THE BLIND

Please contact Frances Poindexter, Chapter President, for volunteer opportunities.  Donations are greatly appreciated; questions or comments are gladly accepted.  You may send your donation or inquiry to the following address:

Heartland Council of the Blind
P O Box 30335

Midwest City, OK  73140

Phone:  405-732-4782

e-mail:  lisspo@aol.com 


 

ACTIVITIES

  • Monthly business meetings with speakers on various blind and visually impaired related topics.

  • Social and networking opportunities with blind and visually impaired people, including bowling.

  • Annual participation in Disability Awareness Day at the State Capital and White Cane Day.

  • Participation in annual Oklahoma Council of the Blind State Convention. 

WHAT WE DO


  • Provide information and referral on all aspects of blindness.
  • Provide informative programs relating to blindness and community affairs.
  • Inform our members of and lobbying for key legislation which affects the lives of blind and visually impaired Oklahomans.
  • Provide information on trends in adaptive technology
  • Partner with community agencies to make the metropolitan Oklahoma City area a better place to live.
  • Public education and awareness training.
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