Chapter 10: Personal Assistance and In-Home Services


Section 5: Guide Dogs for the Blind Training Centers


Listing by state

Animals Deserve Better Inc

Email: kimberlyadb@aol.com

Paws for Life is a is one of the main focuses of the organization - of the animals that we rescue from high kill shelters about 30% are trained for service, therapy, assistance or facility work. Paws for Life provides children and adults with disabilities specially trained dogs. Those precious moments when you see a dog working with its handler, helping hear, helping assist and helping alert are treasured moments never forgotten. By saving a dog?s life and assisting a disabled child or adult to have a better quality of life, there can be nothing more profound or heartwarming. The program specializes in Autism, Multipurpose, Mobility, Seizure, Psychiatric, Hearing, Medical, Companion & Therapy Dogs. The Partnerships we create are truly Life Changing.

PAWS FOR LIFE - Service Dogs, P.O.Box 72016,
Marietta , GA 30007

Voice: 

770-402-0297

Canine Partners For Life

Email: info@k94life.org

Canine Partners For Life (CPL) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to training service dogs, home companion dogs, and residential companion dogs to assist individuals who have a wide range of physical and cognitive disabilities.

334 Faggs Manor Rd., P.O. Box 170
Cochranville , PA 19330

Voice: 

610-869-4902

Eye Dog Foundation

Email: eyedogs@uswest.net

8252 S. 15th Ave.
Phoenix , AZ 85041

Voice: 

602-276-0051 Training Center

Toll Free: 

800-393-3641 Admin. HQ

Fax: 

602-276-1046

Eye Dog Foundation for the Blind

Email: eyedog@arrival.net

Eye Dog Foundation was organized as a non-profit corporation in 1952. Ever since that time, it has been dedicated to giving guide dogs to the blind and the visually impaired at absolutely no cost to them. Their German Shepherd dogs have been assisting blind individuals all over the world with their daily travels. The dogs provide guidance and safety, as well as loving companionship.

211 S. Montclair St., Ste. A
Bakersfield , CA 93309

Voice: 

661-831-1333

Toll Free: 

800-393-3641

Fax: 

661-831-0681

Eye Of The Pacific Guide Dogs Foundation

747 Amana St., #407
Honolulu , HI 96814

Voice: 

808-941-1088

Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc.

Email: info@fidelco.org

103 Vision Way
Bloomfield , CT 06002

Voice: 

860-243-5200

Freedom Guide Dogs

Email: info@freedomguidedogs.org

1210 Hardscrabble Rd.
Cassville , NY 13318

Voice: 

315-822-5132

Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind, Inc.

Email: info@guidedog.org

371 E. Jericho Turnpike
Smithtown , NY 11787

Toll Free: 

800-548-4337

Guide Dog Users, Inc. (GDUI)

Email: info@gdui.org

GDUI is a peer support network and membership organization which promotes acceptance of blind people and their guide dogs, works for enforcement, expansion and standardization of laws admitting guide dogs into public places, advocates for quality training and follow-up services, publishes an audio magazine, "Pawtracks". GDUI's free product catalog, which lists items available for sale, is available in braille, large print, cassette and IBM disk. Making Impressions: A Handbook for the Prospective Guide Dog Handler is available in alternative formats and is available free of charge in GDUI's 2003 catalog. Be sure to access their website or call the toll-free number to order books and for more information.

50 Barker Street, Apt #230
Mt. Kisco , NY 10549

Toll Free: 

866-799-8437

Guide Dogs for the Blind

32901 S.E. Kelso Rd.
Boring , OR 97009

Voice: 

503-668-2100

Fax: 

503-668-2141

Guide Dogs for the Blind, Inc.

350 Los Ranchitos Road, P.O. Box 151200
San Rafael , CA 94915

Voice: 

415-499-4000

Toll Free: 

800-295-4050

Fax: 

415-499-4035

Guide Dogs of America

Email: mail@guidedogsofamerica.org

13445 Glenoaks Blvd.
Sylmar , CA 91342

Voice: 

818-362-5834

Fax: 

818-362-6870

Guide Dogs of the Desert, Inc.

Email: info@gddca.org

60740 Dillon Rd., P.O. Box 1692
Palm Springs , CA 92263

Voice: 

760-329-6257

Fax: 

760-329-2866

Guiding Eyes for the Blind, Inc.

611 Granite Springs Rd.
Yorktown Heights , NY 10598

Voice: 

914-245-4024

Toll Free: 

800-942-0149

Fax: 

914-245-1609

KSDS

Email: ksds@ksds.org

124 W. 7th
Washington , KS 66968

Voice: 

785-325-2256

Fax: 

785-325-2258

Leader Dogs for the Blind, Inc.

Email: leaderdog@leaderdog.org

1039 S. Rochester Rd.
Rochester , MI 48307

Voice: 

248-651-9011

TTY: 

248-651-3713

Toll Free: 

888-777-5332

Fax: 

248-651-5812

Pilot Dogs, Inc.

625 W. Town St.
Columbus , OH

Voice: 

614-221-6367

Fax: 

614-221-1577

Seeing Eye, Inc.

Email: info@seeingeye.org

P. O. Box 375
Morristown , NJ 07963

Voice: 

973-539-4425

Fax: 

973-539-0922

Southeastern Guide Dogs

4210 77th St. East
Palmetto , FL 34221

Voice: 

941-729-5665

Toll Free: 

800-944-3647