State and Local Agencies

Minnesota State Services for the Blind (SSB) – Duluth

402 W. First Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Senior Services - (218) 302-8418
Vocational Services - (218) 302-8417
Click here to view the SSB website 

Minnesota State Services for the Blind (SSB) – Hibbing
3920 13th Avenue East
Hibbing, MN 55746-4600
Tel: 218-262-6754
Toll Free: 800-657-3824
Fax: 218-262-7315
TTY: 218-263-2962

Vision Loss Resources (VLR)
1936 Lyndale Avenue South

Minneapolis, MN 55403
Tel: 612-871-2222
Fax: 612-872-0189
TTY: 612-362-8422
Click here to view the Vision Loss Resources website  

B.L.I.N.D Inc.
100 E. 2nd Street

Minneapolis, MN 55404
Tel: 612- 872-0100
Toll Free: 800-597-9558
Fax: 612-872-9358
Click here to view B.L.I.N.D Inc.

Communications Center
Provides the NLS player and Talking Book Radio for people who are blind and physically disabled.

2200 University Ave West, Suite 240
St. Paul, MN 55114-1840
Tel: 615-642-0500
Toll Free: 800-652-9000
Fax: 651-649-5927
TTY: 651-642-0506
Click here to view the Communications Center website 

Minnesota Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Provides reading material (braille and audio cassette) to people who are blind, visually impaired and physically disabled.

388 SE 6th Avenue
Faribault, MN  55021-6340
Toll Free: 800-722-0550
Click here to view MN Library Service website

Minnesota Board on Aging
P.O. Box 64976

St. Paul, MN 55164-9076
Toll Free: 800-882-6262
Fax: 615-431-7453
TTY: 800-627-3529
Click here to view the MN Board on Aging website

Senior Linkage Line (Minnesota Board on Aging)
Minnesota Board on Aging’s free statewide information and assistance service.  Provided by six Area Agencies on Aging that cover all 87 counties in Minnesota and helps connect you to local services.

Toll Free: 800-333-2433
Click here to view Senior Linkage Line  



Disability Hub MN
A free, statewide, information, referral and assistance service called Disability Hub MN (formerly known as Disability Linkage Line) is available to help people with disabilities, chronic illnesses and their representatives connect to community services.
Toll Free: 866 333-2466
Click here to view Disability Hub MN


Minnesota Workforce Center – Duluth Office
320 W. Second Street, Suite 205

Duluth, MN 55802
Tel: 218-723-4730
TTY: MN Relay 711
Click here to view MN Workforce Center website

Minnesota Department of Human Services
444 Lafayette Road North

St. Paul, MN 55155-3802
Tel: 651-431-2000
Click here to view the MN Department of Human Services website

Legal Aid Service of Northeastern Minnesota – Senior Law Project
302 Ordean Building

424 W. Superior Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Tel: 218-623-8100
Fax 218-726-4804
Click here to view the Legal Aid of Northeastern MN website

Minnesota Disability Law Center
430 1st Avenue N, Suite 300

Minneapolis, MN 55401-1780
Tel: 612-332-1441
TDD: 612-332-4668
Click here to view the MN Disability Law Center website