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Mary Bryant Home for the Blind - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

Mary Bryant Home for the Blind
2960 Stanton Street
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 529-1611 (Local)
(217) 529-6975 (Fax)
mbha@springnet1.com
http://www.marybryanthome.org

Brief Description

Mary Bryant Home is the only facility in Illinois designed and built to meet the needs of the blind and visually impaired community.

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 9:00 AM-4:00 PM for Administrative Office, otherwise a 24/7 facility.
Number of staff: 18 full-time and 8 part-time
Staff description: Full health care department with an RN, LPNs, and CNAs on staff. A full-time Activities Director, Dietary Department, Housekeeping/Maintenance and Administrative support available.
Geographic area served: Nationwide.
Publications: On The Home Front (published quarterly and available in print, large print and in braille).

Staff

Jerry Curry, Executive Director, jcurry@springnet1.com

Services Offered

Services for Adults

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides various rehabilitation services to residents.
  • Housing Services
    • Operates resident facility for seniors who are blind.
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