For the Visually and Hearing Impaired




Georgia Association of the Deaf-Blind (GADB)


Additional Information: The Georgia Association of the Deaf-Blind (GADB) provides the information, support and advocacy that empowers and improves the quality of life of deaf-blind people. GADB provides: advocacy, education to the public, workshops and social activities. 



Georgia Department of Labor

Rebecca Sills, State Coordinator for the Blind and Deaf-Blind

1700 Century Circle | Suite 300 | Atlanta, GA 30345

(404) 486-6484




Georgia Council for the blind

Christine O'Brien, President 

(678) 425-2447



Helen Keller National Center Representative

Susan Lascek, Supervisor of Regional Representatives

1003 Virginia Avenue | Suite 104 | Atlanta, GA 30354

(404) 766-9625




(800) 2221-4792


The Vistas Center

Mission: To help promote self-sufficiency for the blind and visually impaired by using advanced technologies to provide them and their families with training, education and advocacy services.

Click here to view an application.

The National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program

Mission: To ensure that every person with combined hearing and vision loss has access to modern telecommunication tools and training necessary to use them, granting every individual the opportunity to interact with the world as an involved, contributing member of society.

Click here to view eligibility requirements and application information.

Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths and Adults

Mission: To enable each person who is deaf-blind to live, work and thrive in their community of choice.

Click here to view the HKNC Registry Form.


Additional Information: LearningAlly hopes to make reading accessible to all and provides programs for students with dyslexia, parents with dyslexia and blind/visually impaired learners.





We work in full cooperation with all area assistance organizations. If you have information on an organization that provides services for the visual and/or hearing impaired and you do not see their name on this list, please email us at