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Connecticut (i /k?'n?t?k?t/)[9] is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States. It is bordered by Rhode Island to the east, Massachusetts to the north, the state of New York to the west, and by the Long Island Sound to the south.

Southwestern Connecticut is part of the New York metropolitan area; three of Connecticut's eight counties, including most of the state's population, are in the New York City combined statistical area, commonly called the Tri-State area. Connecticut's center of population is in Cheshire, New Haven County.

Heritage for the Blind is a non-profit organization serving the blind and visually impaired in Conneticut. Our mission is to provide the tools necessary to help the blind and visually impaired in Conneticut independently explore and participate fully in society.

Heritage for the blind can also help individuals in CT search over 1650 local, state and federal programs that can help with expenses such as prescription drugs, rent, heating  bills, meals, medical costs, veteran’s benefits and Alzheimer’s care in CT.  Our Free Benefit search service can help find and the benefits you deserve.

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103 Old Iron Ore Road
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Phone: (860) 243-5200

Lions Low Vision Centers, Inc.
33 Highland Street
New Britain, CT 06052
Phone: (860) 832-9601

Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Connecticut State Library
198 West Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
Phone: (860) 721-2020

Connecticut State Board of Education and Services for the Blind
184 Windsor Avenue
Windsor, CT 06095
Phone: (860) 602-4000

Connecticut Radio Information Systems
184 Windsor Avenue
Suite C
Windsor, CT 06095
Phone: (860) 527-8000

Connecticut Assistive Technology Project
Department of Social Services
25 Sigourney Street, 11th Floor
Hartford, CT 06106
Phone: (860) 424-4881

Oak Hill
120 Holcomb Street
Hartford, CT 06112
Phone: (860) 242-2274

Lions Low Vision Center of Eastern Connecticut
12 Summit Street
East Hampton, CT 06424
Phone: (860) 377-2063

Connecticut State Department of Education: Bureau of Early Childhood, Career and Adult Education, Preschool Special Education Program
25 Industrial Park Road
Middletown, CT 06457
Phone: (860) 807-2054

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: Eastern Blind Rehabilitation Center
VA Connecticut Healthcare System
124 950 Campbell Avenue
West Haven, CT 06516
Phone: (203) 932-5711 2175

Music and Arts Center for Humanity
510 Barnum Avenue
3rd Floor
Bridgeport, CT 06608
Phone: (203) 366-3300

Prevent Blindness Tri-State
984 Southford Road
Middlebury, CT 06762
Phone: (203) 598-0529

Darien Community Association Program for the Blind
274 Middlesex Road
Darien, CT 06820
Phone: (203) 655-8554

Eschenbach Optik of America, Inc.
904 Ethan Allen Highway
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Phone: (203) 438-7471

Connecticut Braille Association
44 Imperial Avenue
Westport, CT 06880
Phone: (203) 227-5243

BFI AudioBooks
1397 Hope Street
Stamford, CT 06907
Phone: (203) 968-2255

Connecticut Birth to Three System
460 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106-1308
Phone: (860) 418-6146

Connecticut Bureau of Aging Community
25 Sigourney Street
10th floor
Hartford, CT 06106-5033
Phone: (860) 424-5277