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National Federation of the Blind of Florida

An affiliate of the National Federation of the Blind.

Live the life you want.

The National Federation of the Blind is not an organization speaking for the blind - It is the blind speaking for themselves.

 The NFB of Florida is the state affiliate of the National Federation of the Blind. We have local chapters throughout Florida. In addition, we have special interest Divisions and Committees. This web site is to provide valuable information to individuals about blindness, the National Federation of the Blind, and the National Federation of the Blind of Florida. If you have any questions please contact:

Denise Valkema, President   305-972-8529 or 1-888-282-5972

Gloria Mills Hicks, Treasurer   813-837-1100 or 1-866-342-5080

National Federation of the Blind of Florida
11551 SW 90 Street
Miami, FL 33176

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Come to the NFBF 2017 State Convention, Memorial Day Weekend, in Orlando!

Click here for details!  


The KNFB Reader Mobile is now available for both IOS and Android devices.

What is the KNFB Reader Mobile?

The KNFB Reader app is a revolutionary tool that you can use, with the touch of a single button, to read virtually any type of printed text, including mail, receipts, class handouts, memos, and many other documents.  Compatible with Apple iPhone, Android phones, and other compatible Apple or Android devices.

Learn more:

Where to Buy KNFB Reader Mobile:
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"The real problem of blindness is not the lack of eyesight.
The real problem is the misunderstanding and lack of information
which exist. If a blind person has proper training and opportunity,
blindness can be no more than a physical nuisance."


NEW! NFBF Upcoming Events and Callendar 

NFBF Chapters, Committees, and Divisions

Blind People Can Read the Newspaper -- Learn about NFB-NEWSLINE®!

Join the NFBF Discussion List at NFB-Net!

NFBF Resolutions (including those passed at our latest Convention)

Legislation affecting the Blind of Florida and the Nation

How You Can Donate to the National Federation of the Blind of Florida

Remember the National Federation of the Blind of Florida in Your Will.

National Association of Blind Veterans is Online

NFBF Constitution

Minutes of NFBF Board of Directors

Links to Florida Agencies


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