The Council strives to improve the wellbeing of all blind and visually impaired people by serving as a representative national organization of blind people; elevating the social, economic and cultural levels of blind people; improving educational and rehabilitation facilities and opportunities; cooperating with the public and private institutions and organizations concerned with blind services; encouraging and assisting all blind persons to develop their abilities and conducting a public education program to promote greater understanding of blindness and the capabilities of blind people.


The Heartland Council of the Blind meets on the first Saturday of each month at Deaconess North, 5701 N. Portland in the basement.  Meetings begin at 1:30 p.m.  Visitors are always welcome.

Special dinners and special events may occasionally be held at the Oklahoma Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 300 N.E. 18th Street, Oklahoma City, OK.  Officers are elected every year at the September meeting.

 The Heartland Council of the Blind welcomes you to our website and invites you to come to our meetings.  Everyone is welcome, whether blind, visually impaired, or sighted.   

The Heartland Council of the Blind (HCB) is a group of blind, visually impaired and sighted people from the Central Oklahoma area who come together to socialize, discuss issues related to visual impairment and advocate for a better life for the blind and visually impaired community in Central Oklahoma.

Heartland Council of the Blind is a 501(c)(3)

non-profit, charitable organization 

Heartland Council of the Blind

P O Box 30335

Midwest City, OK  73140

President:  Frances Poindexter 

Phone:  405-732-4782      e-mail:  

Vice-President:  Sandi Webster

Phone:  405-722-8749  e-mail: