Kansas Braille Transcription Institute - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

Kansas Braille Transcription Institute
PO Box 48091
Wichita, KS 67201
(316) 265-9692 (Local)

Brief Description

KBTI is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit. KBTI trains and hires blind and sighted persons in all facets of the instruction of Braille transcriptions following the guidelines of the Braille Authority of North America. KBTI also refurbishes Braille Writers.

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 9:00 AM-5:00 PM.
Clients served on average per year: 1,000 - 2,000
Number of staff: 3
Staff description: Executive Director, Information Specialist, Volunteer Director
Geographic area served: North America
Publications: N/A


Randolph Cabral, Executive Director, randolphc@kbti.org
Carma Cawthon, Office Assistant, info@kbti.org

Services Offered

Services for Adults

  • Braille/Electronic/Audio/Large Print Production
    • All kinds of materials.
  • Computer Training/Assistive Technology
    • Offers hands-on instruction in the use of adaptive computer technologies.
  • Employment/Job Training
    • Offers training and employment opportunities for persons wanting to become certified braille transcribers or BrailleWriter repair technicians.
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