BESB: Agency Consumer Advisory Committee

Bureau Consumer Advisory Committee (BCAC)


Eileen Akers (Chairperson)

Connecticut Braille Association, Inc.

Organization information currently available:

Westport Women's Club

44 Imperial Avenue

Westport, CT   06880

Telephone: 203-227-5243

Barbara Blejewski (Vice-Chair)

National Federation of the Blind of CT

Organization information currently available:

477 Connecticut Boulevard, Suite 217

East Hartford, CT 06108

Telephone: 860-289-1971

Andrea Giudice (Secretary)

Harness Up Bonds and Buddies

Telephone: 860-573-2198


Eileen Rose

Southeastern Connecticut Community Center of the Blind

120 Broad Street

New London, CT 06430

Telephone: 860-447-2048


Diane Weaver Dunne

Connecticut Radio Information System (CRIS)

Organization Information currently available:

315 Windsor Avenue

Windsor, CT   06095

Telephone: 860-527-8000

800-708-0004 Toll-Free


Steven Famiglietti

CIB Oak Hill

Organization Information Currently available:

120 Holcomb Street

Hartford, CT  06112

Telephone: 860-242-2274

Pam Garde 

Connecticut Council of the Blind


Lewis Andrews

CT regional group of the Blinded Veterans Association

Organization information currently available: (national website)

Members at Large

David Bates

BESB Consumer Advisory Committee (BCAC) Meeting Dates for 2017 are:
February 27, 2017 (teleconference);  June 26, 2017 at NEAT Center; October 30, 2017 at CRIS Radio. All meetings begin at 10:00 a.m.

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