Houston Council of the Blind

The Houston Council of the Blind, located in Houston, Texas is a chapter of the American Council of the Blind of Texas which is an affiliate of the parent organization, The American Council of the Blind. The Houston Council of the Blind was organized January 27, 1978 with 18 members. The Chapter now has over one hundred members. For more information visit our website at www.acbt-houston.org 

2012 Officers:

Peggy R. Garrett, President
281-438-9665
prcgarrett@sbcglobal.net 

Michael Garrett, 1st Vice President
281-438-9665
Megarrett4443@sbcglobal.net

Cuqui (Cookie) Soto, 2nd Vice President
832-455-6517
cuquicrumb@yahoo.com

Linda Bradley, Treasurer

Clarice Henry, Secretary

Ed Bradley, Immediate Past President

Meeting Time and Place: The Houston Council of the Blind meetings generally occur on the first Sunday of each month from 2PM to 4PM. The meetings are held at the Houston Lighthouse, located at 3602 West Dallas, Houston, Texas. Please use entrance #2.
There are exceptions to the meetings being held on the first Sunday. The January meeting may be held on the second Sunday depending on the New Year Holiday and the September meeting is held on the second Sunday due to Labor Day. There is no meeting in July. In place of the December meeting, HCB holds an annual Christmas Party on the first Sunday in December. The location of the party varies and will be announced.


The chapter has a newsletter called The Beacon. The Dec. 2011 issue is available here in RTF Download Cautions  This page is available as a .doc file

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This file was last updated on January 4, 2012
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