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Minnesota State Services for the Blind (MNSSB)

Assistive Technology Products

Minnesota State Services for the Blind (MNSSB) - Headquarters

2200 University Ave W, Ste 240, St. Paul, MN, 55114-1840

Distance: 1012 Miles

(800) 652-9000

Website

https://mn.gov/deed/ssb/vision-loss/technology.jsp

Service Details

Description

Offers assistive technology devices and adaptive equipment that help people with disabilities communicate, increase their mobility and live more comfortably


Additional Information

Offers Assistive and Adaptive Technology services help to connect people who are blind, DeafBlind or visually impaired to technology for daily life, school and employment.


The diverse array of products now on the market include:
* Electronic magnifiers
* Software that speaks everything on your computer screen
* Scanners that convert the printed text to speech,
* Displays that allow you to read what's on the screen of your phone or computer in braille
* Portable note takers which combine an array of functions in to one compact device


Features

  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources 
  • Specialization
    • Blind or visually impaired 

Eligibility

People of all ages who are blind, deaf-blind, or with visual impairments that impact daily life, education or work.


Application Instructions

For more information, contact (800) 652-9000 or your local office.


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

This office serves the nine-county metro area.
SSB and the Ticket to Work Program serve statewide.


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (651) 539-2300
FAX (651) 649-5927
Main - Communication Center Customer Service (800) 722-0550
Main - Employment and Career Services (651) 539-2343
Main - Services for Seniors (651) 539-2324
Toll Free (800) 652-9000

Last Update

7/14/2020

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