Office for the Blind and Visually Impaired Contact Information

The Office for the Blind and Visually Impaired (OBVI) has regional rehabilitation specialists that cover every county throughout the state. Select your county from the list below to find out who to contact for help in your area. If you don't know which county the community you live in is located, see the Listing of Wisconsin Cities, Townships, and Unincorporated Places (PDF). You can also call the OBVI toll free phone number at 1-888-879-0017 for assistance.

If you would like to print the complete staff contact list, please see the printer-friendly roster (PDF).

Central Office

1 W Wilson Street
PO Box 2659
Madison, WI 53701-2659
Phone: 888-879-0017
Fax: 608-266-3256
Email: the Office of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Adams

Linda Palmer

205 5th Ave. S, Suite 409
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-789-5663
Fax: 608-789-5664

 

Ashland

Scott Gilbertson

1805 N. 14th St., Suite 2
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-392-7907
Fax: 715-392-9232

Barron

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Bayfield

Scott Gilbertson

1805 N 14th St., Suite 2
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-392-7907
Fax: 715-392-9232

Brown

Angie Zalig

PO Box 439
Suamico, WI 54173
Phone: 920-241-2641
Fax: 608-226-5485

Buffalo

Linda Palmer

205 5th Ave. S, Suite 409
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-789-5663
Fax: 608-789-5664

Burnett

Scott Gilbertson

1805 N 14th St., Suite 2
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-392-7907
Fax: 715-392-9232

Calumet

Jean Kenevan

2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI 54915
Phone: 920-831-2090
Fax: 920-831-2091

Chippewa

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Clark

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Columbia

Kristin Fountaine

3319 W Beltline Highway, First Floor
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: 608-266-8977

Crawford

Linda Palmer

205 5th Ave. S, Suite 409
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-789-5663
Fax: 608-789-5664

Dane

Kristin Fountaine

3319 W. Beltline Highway, First Floor
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: 608-266-8977

Dodge

Doug Martens

912 N Hawley Road, Room 222
Milwaukee, WI 53213
Phone: 414-302-2763
Fax: 414-302-2764

Door

Angie Zalig

PO Box 439
Suamico, WI 54173
Phone: 920-241-2641
Fax: 608-226-5485

Douglas

Scott Gilbertson

1805 N 14th St., Suite 2
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-392-7907
Fax: 715-392-9232

Dunn

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Eau Claire

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Florence

Jim Unger

2187 N Stevens St., Suite C
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Phone: 715-365-2804
Fax: 715-365-2706

Fond du Lac

Doug Martens

912 N Hawley Road, Room 222
Milwaukee, WI 53213
Phone: 414-302-2763
Fax: 414-302-2764

Forest

Jim Unger

2187 N. Stevens St., Suite C
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Phone: 715-365-2804
Fax: 715-365-2706

Grant

Contract Services: Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Phone: 888-879-0017
dhsobvi@dhs.wisconsin.gov

Green

Kristin Fountaine

3319 W Beltline Highway, First Floor
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: 608-266-8977

Green Lake

Doug Martens

912 N Hawley Road, Room 222
Milwaukee, WI 53213
Phone: 414-302-2763
Fax: 414-302-2764

Iowa

Contract Services: Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Phone: 888-879-0017
dhsobvi@dhs.wisconsin.gov

Iron

Scott Gilbertson

1805 N 14th St., Suite 2
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-392-7907
Fax: 715-392-9232

Jackson

Linda Palmer

205 5th Ave. S, Suite 409
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-789-5663
Fax: 608-789-5664

Jefferson

Doug Martens

912 N Hawley Road, Room 222
Milwaukee, WI 53213
Phone: 414-302-2763
Fax: 414-302-2764

Juneau

Linda Palmer

205 5th Ave. S, Suite 409
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-789-5663
Fax: 608-789-5664

Kenosha

Arneetrice Ellerman

PO Box 75
Somers, WI 53171
Phone: 414-281-6227

Kewaunee

Angie Zalig

PO Box 439
Suamico, WI 54173
Phone: 920-241-2641
Fax: 608-226-5485

La Crosse

Linda Palmer

205 5th Ave. S, Suite 409
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-789-5663
Fax: 608-789-5664

Lafayette

Contract Services: Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Phone: 888-879-0017
dhsobvi@dhs.wisconsin.gov

Langlade

Jim Unger

2187 N Stevens St., Suite C
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Phone: 715-365-2804
Fax: 715-365-2706

Lincoln

Jim Unger

2187 N. Stevens St., Suite C
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Phone: 715-365-2804
Fax: 715-365-2706

Manitowoc

Jean Kenevan

2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI 54915
Phone: 920-831-2090
Fax: 920-831-2091

Marathon

Jim Unger

2187 N Stevens St., Suite C
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Phone: 715-365-2804
Fax: 715-365-2706

Marinette

Angie Zalig

PO Box 439
Suamico, WI 54173
Phone: 920-241-2641
Fax: 608-226-5485

Marquette

Kristin Fountaine

3319 W. Beltline Highway, First Floor
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: 608-266-8977

Menominee

Jean Kenevan

2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI 54915
Phone: 920-831-2090
Fax: 920-831-2091

Milwaukee

North of Wisconsin Avenue

Kathleen Connell

819 N 6th St. #609
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Phone: 414-227-4207

 


 

South of Wisconsin Avenue

Arneetrice Ellerman

PO Box 75
Somers, WI 53171
Phone: 414-281-6227

Monroe

Linda Palmer

205 5th Ave. S, Suite 409
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-789-5663
Fax: 608-789-5664

Oconto

Angie Zalig

PO Box 439
Suamico, WI 54173
Phone: 920-241-2641
Fax: 608-226-5485

Oneida

Jim Unger

2187 N Stevens St., Suite C
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Phone: 715-365-2804
Fax: 715-365-2706

Outagamie

Jean Kenevan

2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI 54915
Phone: 920-831-2090
Fax: 920-831-2091

Ozaukee

Kathleen Connell

819 N 6th St. #609
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Phone: 414-227-4207

Pepin

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Pierce

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Polk

Scott Gilbertson

1805 N 14th St., Suite 2
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-392-7907
Fax: 715-392-9232

Portage

Jim Unger

2187 N Stevens St., Suite C
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Phone: 715-365-2804
Fax: 715-365-2706

Price

Jim Unger

2187 N Stevens St., Suite C
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Phone: 715-365-2804
Fax: 715-365-2706

Racine

Arneetrice Ellerman

PO Box 75
Somers, WI 53171
Phone: 414-281-6227

Richland

Contract Services: Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Phone: 888-879-0017
dhsobvi@dhs.wisconsin.gov

Rock

Kristin Fountaine

3319 W Beltline Highway, First Floor
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: 608-266-8977​

Rusk

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Saint Croix

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Sauk

Contract Services: Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Phone: 888-879-0017
dhsobvi@dhs.wisconsin.gov

Sawyer

Scott Gilbertson

1805 N 14th St., Suite 2
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-392-7907
Fax: 715-392-9232

Shawano

Jean Kenevan

2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI 54915
Phone: 920-831-2090
Fax: 920-831-2091

Sheboygan

Kathleen Connell

819 N 6th St. #609
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Phone: 414-227-4207

Taylor

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Trempealeau

Linda Palmer

115 5th Ave. S, Suite 506
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-789-5663
Fax: 608-789-5664

Vernon

Linda Palmer

205 5th Ave. S, Suite 409
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-789-5663
Fax: 608-789-5664

Vilas

Jim Unger

2187 N Stevens St., Suite C
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Phone: 715-365-2804
Fax: 715-365-2706

Walworth

Doug Martens

912 N Hawley Road, Room 222
Milwaukee, WI 53213
Phone: 414-302-2763
Fax: 414-302-2764

Washburn

Scott Gilbertson

1805 N 14th St., Suite 2
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-392-7907
Fax: 715-392-9232

Washington

Kathleen Connell

819 N 6th St. #609
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Phone: 414-227-4207

Waukesha

Doug Martens

912 N Hawley Road, Room 222
Milwaukee, WI 53213
Phone: 414-302-2763
Fax: 414-302-2764

Waupaca

Jean Kenevan

2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI 54915
Phone: 920-831-2090
Fax: 920-831-2091

Waushara

Jean Kenevan

2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI 54915
Phone: 920-831-2090
Fax: 920-831-2091

Winnebago

Jean Kenevan

2331 East Lourdes Drive
Appleton, WI 54915
Phone: 920-831-2090
Fax: 920-831-2091

Wood

Al Thompson

610 Gibson St., Suite 1
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715-836-6772
Fax: 715-836-2535

Last Revised: August 30, 2018