Blind Vets Warn Against VA Funding Guide Dogs, by Bryant Jordan, Military.com; March 5, 2013
The Blind Veterans Association is warning lawmakers against passing legislation to have the Department of Veterans Affairs cover costs of getting guide dogs for blind vets.
Contributor(s):: Kreiser, Christine M.
Guide dog training schools resource list [National Federation of the Blind]
Contact information for guide dog schools in California, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Kansas, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Texas and Wisconsin.
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia (SEDA) is a national organisation that established its first school for training dog guides in Victoria, on the 10th April 1960.SEDA merged with Vision Australia on the 1st July 2008. We are a full member of the International Guide Dog Federation (IGDF), fulfilling the...
Pilot Dogs Inc.
Pilot Dogs Inc. provide dog guides to the qualified sightless at no cost to the individual. Pilot Dogs Inc. provides a training system for seeing eye dogs.
Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides
Lions Foundation of Canada mission is to assist Canadians with a medical or physical disability by providing them Dog Guides at no cost. To do this, the Foundation operates Dog Guides Canada, a preeminent national training school and charity that assists individuals with disabilities through...
Guide Dogs of Texas
Guide Dogs of Texas provides guide dogs to visually impaired Texans as well as offering unique client services such as specialized matching, training and follow-up. Each of the dogs is specially bred, raised and trained.
Guide Dogs of America
Guide Dogs of America provides guide dogs and instruction in their use, free of charge, to blind and visually impaired men and women from the United States and Canada.
Freedom Guide Dogs
Our Mission: Freedom Guide Dogs is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization based in Upstate New York, which breeds, raises, trains and places guide dogs with the blind and visually impaired through a distinctive program called Hometown Training. Freedom Guide Dogs' services are available to people in...
Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc
•The Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc. is dedicated to promoting increased independence to men and women who are blind by providing them with the highest quality guide dogs. •We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization based in Bloomfield, CT. We breed, train and place our own, unique type of...
Eye Dog Foundation for the Blind, Inc.
Eye Dog Foundation was organized as a non-profit corporation in 1952. Ever since that time, it has been dedicated to giving guide dogs to the blind and the visually impaired at absolutely no cost to them. Our German Shepherd dogs have been assisting blind individuals all over the world with their...
Guiding Eyes for the Blind
Guiding Eyes for the Blind is dedicated to enriching the lives of blind and visually impaired men and women by providing them with the freedom to travel safely, thereby assuring greater independence, dignity and new horizons of opportunity.Guiding Eyes is an internationally accredited, nonprofit...
Dorothy Harrison Eustis (1886-1946): a biographical sketch
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The Seeing Eye
The Seeing Eye is a philanthropic organization whose mission is: To enhance the independence, dignity, and self-confidence of blind people through the use of Seeing Eye dogs. In pursuit of this mission, The Seeing Eye: Breeds and raises puppies to become Seeing Eye dogs (or obtains them...
Guide Dog Schools Resource List
With more than 50,000 members, the National Federation of the Blind is the largest and most influential membership organization of blind people in the United States. The NFB improves blind people's lives through advocacy, education, research, technology, and programs encouraging independence and...
Independent vision : Dorothy Harrison Eustis and the story of the Seeing Eye
| Contributor(s):: Ascarelli, Miriam