This page will provide links to the websites of some braille-related organizations and companies. This list is not comprehensive and will be updated from time to time. EBCB is not affiliated with organizations listed here. Linking does not constitute endorsement.
1. National Braille Press: https://www.nbp.org/
“National Braille Press empowers the blind and visually impaired with programs, materials, and technology supporting braille literacy and learning through touch.”
2. Share Braille: https://sharebraille.org/
The free “Share Braille” service from the American Action Fund for Blind Children and Adults “facilitates the exchange of Braille books through an online community-run library.”
3. Seedlings Braille Books for Children: https://www.seedlings.org/
“Seedlings Braille Books for Children is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, tax-exempt organization dedicated to increasing the opportunity for literacy and education by providing high quality, free and low cost braille books for children.”
4. UEB Online: https://uebonline.org/
The UEB Online website, administered by the NextSense Institute, “offers online training programs and competency exams in braille literacy and mathematics using the Unified English Braille (UEB) code. The purpose of the UEB Online website is to provide systematic instruction and accreditation in UEB for people worldwide who are teaching and promoting braille for persons with blindness, low vision, and deafblindness.”
5. Future Aids, The Braille Superstore: http://www.braillebookstore.com/
“Future Aids, The Braille Superstore is a forward-thinking company with exciting new products for the blind and visually impaired.”
6. Dot Shop USA: https://dotshopusa.com/
Customized gifts with braille.
7. Elegant Insights: https://elegantinsightsjewelry.com/
Braille jewelry and accessories.
8. Blind Girl Designs: https://blindgirldesigns.com/
9. LEGO® Braille Bricks: https://legobraillebricks.com/
LEGO® Braille Bricks have studs arranged to correspond to Braille characters. One Braille Bricks product is the “Play with Braille – English” set (sold on the LEGO® Shop).
10. White Cane Coffee: https://whitecanecoffee.com/
11. Lutheran Braille Workers: https://www.lbwloveworks.org/
12. The Braillists Foundation: https://www.braillists.org/
The Braillists Foundation, a Charitable Incorporated Organisation registered in England and Wales, aims to “promote the value of braille as a proven literacy tool that enriches the lives of blind people,” and to “support efforts to make affordable braille and tactile reading technologies available to all blind people irrespective of education and employment status,” and to “provide an open forum for the exchange of ideas about the development of future braille technology.”