Bluegrass Council of the Blind

Address

1093 South Broadway
Suite 1214
Lexington, KY 40504

(859) 259-1834

http://bcbky.org/

AKA:

BCB Blue Grass Council of the Blind

Description:

Offers information, education and training to persons with low to no vision, their family members, friends or care givers.

Hours:

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm (EST)

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Date of Official Change:

July 20, 2020

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

1093 South Broadway
Suite 1214
Lexington, KY 40504

Contacts

Theresa Thomas

Primary Contact

Executive Director

(859) 259-1834

theresa@bcbky.org

Phone Numbers

Main

(859) 259-1834

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Description

Provides evaluation of an individual's capacity for self-care and ability to function independently in the context of everyday living. Offers assistance with specific challenges and needs.

Hours

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm (EST)

Required Documents

No documentation required

Eligibility

Call for more information

Fees

Free

Intake Procedure

Appointment required, please call

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Kentucky
    • Anderson County
      • Bourbon County
        • Boyle County
          • Clark County
            • Estill County
              • Fayette County
                • Franklin County
                  • Garrard County
                    • Harrison County
                      • Jessamine County
                        • Lincoln County
                          • Madison County
                            • Mercer County
                              • Montgomery County
                                • Nicholas County
                                  • Powell County
                                    • Scott County
                                      • Woodford County

                                      Contact

                                      Name:
                                      Theresa Thomas
                                      Title:
                                      Executive Director
                                      Phone:
                                      859-259-1834
                                      Email:
                                      theresa@bcbky.org

                                      Telephone Numbers

                                      Number:
                                      859-259-1834
                                      Type:
                                      Voice
                                      Name:
                                      Main
                                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (LF-0100) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                      Description

                                      Provides assistive technology products and the training to use the products for those with an indirect or direct effect of loss of sight.

                                      Hours

                                      Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm (EST)

                                      Required Documents

                                      No documentation required

                                      Eligibility

                                      Must be person with indirect or direct loss of sight

                                      Fees

                                      Free

                                      Intake Procedure

                                      Appointment required, please call

                                      Geography Served

                                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

                                      • Kentucky
                                        • Anderson County
                                          • Bourbon County
                                            • Boyle County
                                              • Clark County
                                                • Estill County
                                                  • Fayette County
                                                    • Franklin County
                                                      • Garrard County
                                                        • Harrison County
                                                          • Jessamine County
                                                            • Lincoln County
                                                              • Madison County
                                                                • Mercer County
                                                                  • Montgomery County
                                                                    • Nicholas County
                                                                      • Powell County
                                                                        • Scott County
                                                                          • Woodford County

                                                                          Contact

                                                                          Name:
                                                                          Theresa Thomas
                                                                          Title:
                                                                          Executive Director
                                                                          Phone:
                                                                          859-259-1834
                                                                          Email:
                                                                          theresa@bcbky.org

                                                                          Telephone Numbers

                                                                          Number:
                                                                          859-259-1834
                                                                          Type:
                                                                          Voice
                                                                          Name:
                                                                          Main
                                                                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (LH-0600) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                          Description

                                                                          Provides short term loans for adaptive and rehabilitative device technology to people who are blind, their family members and professionals.

                                                                          Hours

                                                                          Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm (EST)

                                                                          Required Documents

                                                                          No documentation required

                                                                          Eligibility

                                                                          No restrictions

                                                                          Fees

                                                                          Free

                                                                          Intake Procedure

                                                                          Appointment required, please call

                                                                          Geography Served

                                                                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

                                                                          • Kentucky
                                                                            • Anderson County
                                                                              • Bourbon County
                                                                                • Boyle County
                                                                                  • Clark County
                                                                                    • Estill County
                                                                                      • Fayette County
                                                                                        • Franklin County
                                                                                          • Garrard County
                                                                                            • Harrison County
                                                                                              • Jessamine County
                                                                                                • Lincoln County
                                                                                                  • Madison County
                                                                                                    • Mercer County
                                                                                                      • Montgomery County
                                                                                                        • Nicholas County
                                                                                                          • Powell County
                                                                                                            • Scott County
                                                                                                              • Woodford County

                                                                                                              Contact

                                                                                                              Name:
                                                                                                              Theresa Thomas
                                                                                                              Title:
                                                                                                              Executive Director
                                                                                                              Phone:
                                                                                                              859-259-1834
                                                                                                              Email:
                                                                                                              theresa@bcbky.org

                                                                                                              Telephone Numbers

                                                                                                              Number:
                                                                                                              859-259-1834
                                                                                                              Type:
                                                                                                              Voice
                                                                                                              Name:
                                                                                                              Main
                                                                                                              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (LH-0650.0250) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                              Special Notes/Funding

                                                                                                              Only available to clients being served by Bluegrass Council of the Blind.

                                                                                                              Description

                                                                                                              Provides verification for individuals and households applying for food through God's Pantry.

                                                                                                              Hours

                                                                                                              Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm (EST)

                                                                                                              Required Documents

                                                                                                              Please bring with you: * Proof of Fayette County residency * Birth certificate for all children (under the age of 18) * Picture ID for all adults living in the home (18 years of age or older) * Proof of income

                                                                                                              Eligibility

                                                                                                              No documentation required

                                                                                                              Fees

                                                                                                              Free

                                                                                                              Intake Procedure

                                                                                                              Walk-in

                                                                                                              Geography Served

                                                                                                                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

                                                                                                              • Kentucky
                                                                                                                • Fayette County

                                                                                                                Contact

                                                                                                                Name:
                                                                                                                Theresa Thomas
                                                                                                                Title:
                                                                                                                Executive Director
                                                                                                                Phone:
                                                                                                                859-259-1834
                                                                                                                Email:
                                                                                                                theresa@bcbky.org

                                                                                                                Telephone Numbers

                                                                                                                Number:
                                                                                                                859-259-1834
                                                                                                                Type:
                                                                                                                Voice
                                                                                                                Name:
                                                                                                                Main
                                                                                                                Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BD-1850) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                                Description

                                                                                                                Provides group meetings, social activities and community outings.

                                                                                                                Hours

                                                                                                                Fourth Wednesday of each month 12:00 noon-2:00 pm, second Monday of each month 5:00 pm-6:30 pm (EST)

                                                                                                                Required Documents

                                                                                                                No documentation required

                                                                                                                Eligibility

                                                                                                                Call for more information

                                                                                                                Fees

                                                                                                                Free

                                                                                                                Intake Procedure

                                                                                                                Appointment required, please call

                                                                                                                Geography Served

                                                                                                                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

                                                                                                                • Kentucky
                                                                                                                  • Anderson County
                                                                                                                    • Bourbon County
                                                                                                                      • Boyle County
                                                                                                                        • Clark County
                                                                                                                          • Estill County
                                                                                                                            • Fayette County
                                                                                                                              • Franklin County
                                                                                                                                • Garrard County
                                                                                                                                  • Harrison County
                                                                                                                                    • Jessamine County
                                                                                                                                      • Lincoln County
                                                                                                                                        • Madison County
                                                                                                                                          • Mercer County
                                                                                                                                            • Montgomery County
                                                                                                                                              • Nicholas County
                                                                                                                                                • Powell County
                                                                                                                                                  • Scott County
                                                                                                                                                    • Woodford County

                                                                                                                                                    Contact

                                                                                                                                                    Name:
                                                                                                                                                    Theresa Thomas
                                                                                                                                                    Title:
                                                                                                                                                    Executive Director
                                                                                                                                                    Phone:
                                                                                                                                                    859-259-1834
                                                                                                                                                    Email:
                                                                                                                                                    theresa@bcbky.org

                                                                                                                                                    Telephone Numbers

                                                                                                                                                    Number:
                                                                                                                                                    859-259-1834
                                                                                                                                                    Type:
                                                                                                                                                    Voice
                                                                                                                                                    Name:
                                                                                                                                                    Main
                                                                                                                                                    Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PS-8000.3000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                                                                    Description

                                                                                                                                                    Provides companionship, guidance and role models for individuals experiencing vision disabilities.

                                                                                                                                                    Hours

                                                                                                                                                    Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm (EST)

                                                                                                                                                    Required Documents

                                                                                                                                                    No documentation required

                                                                                                                                                    Eligibility

                                                                                                                                                    Call for more information

                                                                                                                                                    Fees

                                                                                                                                                    Free

                                                                                                                                                    Intake Procedure

                                                                                                                                                    Appointment required, please call

                                                                                                                                                    Geography Served

                                                                                                                                                      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

                                                                                                                                                    • Kentucky
                                                                                                                                                      • Anderson County
                                                                                                                                                        • Bourbon County
                                                                                                                                                          • Boyle County
                                                                                                                                                            • Clark County
                                                                                                                                                              • Estill County
                                                                                                                                                                • Fayette County
                                                                                                                                                                  • Franklin County
                                                                                                                                                                    • Garrard County
                                                                                                                                                                      • Harrison County
                                                                                                                                                                        • Jessamine County
                                                                                                                                                                          • Lincoln County
                                                                                                                                                                            • Madison County
                                                                                                                                                                              • Mercer County
                                                                                                                                                                                • Montgomery County
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Nicholas County
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Powell County
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Scott County
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Woodford County

                                                                                                                                                                                        Contact

                                                                                                                                                                                        Name:
                                                                                                                                                                                        Theresa Thomas
                                                                                                                                                                                        Title:
                                                                                                                                                                                        Executive Director
                                                                                                                                                                                        Phone:
                                                                                                                                                                                        859-259-1834
                                                                                                                                                                                        Email:
                                                                                                                                                                                        theresa@bcbky.org

                                                                                                                                                                                        Telephone Numbers

                                                                                                                                                                                        Number:
                                                                                                                                                                                        859-259-1834
                                                                                                                                                                                        Type:
                                                                                                                                                                                        Voice
                                                                                                                                                                                        Name:
                                                                                                                                                                                        Main
                                                                                                                                                                                        Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-1400.5000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                                                                                                        Description

                                                                                                                                                                                        Provides information and referral on programs and services available to persons affected by vision loss.

                                                                                                                                                                                        Hours

                                                                                                                                                                                        Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm (EST)

                                                                                                                                                                                        Required Documents

                                                                                                                                                                                        No documentation required

                                                                                                                                                                                        Eligibility

                                                                                                                                                                                        No restrictions

                                                                                                                                                                                        Fees

                                                                                                                                                                                        Free

                                                                                                                                                                                        Intake Procedure

                                                                                                                                                                                        Appointment required, please call

                                                                                                                                                                                        Geography Served

                                                                                                                                                                                          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Kentucky
                                                                                                                                                                                          • Anderson County
                                                                                                                                                                                            • Bourbon County
                                                                                                                                                                                              • Boyle County
                                                                                                                                                                                                • Clark County
                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Estill County
                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Fayette County
                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Franklin County
                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Garrard County
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Harrison County
                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Jessamine County
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Lincoln County
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Madison County
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Mercer County
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Montgomery County
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Nicholas County
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Powell County
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Scott County
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Woodford County

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Contact

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Name:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Theresa Thomas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Title:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Executive Director
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Phone:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            859-259-1834
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Email:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            theresa@bcbky.org

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Telephone Numbers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Number:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            859-259-1834
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Type:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Voice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Name:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Main
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TJ-3000.8000) and related services within the Service Tree.

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