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Employment and Information Technology Resources

The organizations listed below can provide more information on resources identified in this report.

PROJECT SOURCES

Chicago Lighthouse for the Blind
1850 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 666-1331

Iowa Creative Employment Options
John A. Nietupski, Ph.D.
Associate Director
257 HS
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242-1011
(319) 356-4664

Job Accommodation Network
West Virginia University
918 Chestnut Ridge Road
Suite 1
P.O. Box 6080
Morgantown, WV 26506-6080
Toll-free (800) 526-7234

President's Committee on the Employment of People with Disabilities
1331 F Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20004-1107
(202) 376-6200
TDD (202) 376-6205

Program Able
Audrey Walker
c/o Sears, Roebuck and Co.
3333 Beverly Road, EC-233A
Hoffman Estates, IL 60179
(708) 286-8168

Project Access
Joe Dragonette, President
205 West Wacker Drive, Suite 2200
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 424-5300

Recording for the Blind
20 Roszell Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
(609) 452-0606
Toll-Free (800) 221-4792

Sears Merchandise Group
Workforce Diversity Department
3333 Beverly Road
Hoffman Estates, IL 60179
(708) 286-0570

Wisconsin Employment Resources, Inc.
Sue Kidder, Director
1310 Mendota Street
Suite 107
Madison, WI 53714
(608) 246-3444

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SOURCES

ACCENT VOICE SYNTHESIZERS:
AICOM Corp.
1590 Oakland Road
Suite B112
San Jose, CA 95131
Tel. (408) 453-8251
Fax (408) 453-8255

ALVA BRAILLE DISPLAYS:
HumanWare, Inc.
6245 King Road
Loomis, CA 95650
Tel. (916) 652-7253
Toll-free (800) 722-3393
Fax (916) 652-7296
email: hwi@netcom.com

IBM SCREEN READER/2:
IBM Special Needs Systems
P.O. Box 1328
Boca Raton, FL 33429-1328
Tel. (407) 443-2000
Toll-free (800) 342-6672
WWW: www.ibm.com

IBM VOICETYPE II VOICE RECOGNITION SYSTEM:
Dragon Systems
320 Nevada Street
Newton, MA 02160
Toll-free (800) 825-5897
BBS: (617) 332-7571
email: support@dragoncis.com

KURZWEIL READERS AND SCANNERS:
Xerox Imaging Systems, Inc.
9 Centennial Drive
Peabody, MA 01960
Tel. (508) 977-2000
Fax (508) 977-2148

MULTIVOICE VOICE SYNTHESIZERS:
Institute on Applied Technology
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-5737
Tel. (617) 735-6486
Fax (617) 735-6882

NEC MONITORS:
NEC Technologies
1414 Massachusetts Avenue
Foxborough, MA 01719
Toll-free (800) 632-4636
FTP: ftp.nectech.com