Skip to main content

Minnesota State Services for the Blind (SSB)

Accessible Reading Materials - Braille and Audio

Hibbing Office

3920 13th Ave E, Hibbing, MN, 55746

Distance: 255 Miles

(218) 262-6754

Website

https://mn.gov/deed/ssb/braille

Service Details

Description

The Communication Center provides books, newspapers, magazines and other printed materials in alternate formats for people who are blind, visually impaired, DeafBlind or who have other disabilities that make it difficult for them to read print.


Services include:
* Braille and audio transcription of books and other printed materials
* News by phone or on the go
* Library services offering books in accessible formats
* Radio Talking Book offering free, closed-circuit news and information service broadcast 24/7


Features

  • Specialization
    • Blind or visually impaired 

Eligibility

Minnesotans with a qualifying visual, physical, or reading disability that makes reading print difficult.


Application Instructions

Fill out and submit the application. Application forms are also available at the local offices.


Fees

There is no fee for these services.


Area Served

Northern Minnesota


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 262-6754
Toll Free (800) 657-3824

Last Update

9/22/2022

Other Locations

Taxonomy Terms Used. Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.