NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VOCATIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES

 
General Information
Description of AgencyEnables students with disabilities and adults whose disabilities impose barriers to employment access to independence, work and economically productive lives. VESID oversees special education, provides consultation to students with disabilities transitioning from school to work, and offers counseling, guidance, job preparation and placement services to adults with disabilities. VESID assists business and industry with free recruitment, compliance information on Diversity, Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity, and Americans with Disabilities Act requirements, sensitivity training, and Employee Assistance Program Consultations. Other locations on Long Island: Riverhead, at Plaza 518, East Main Street (Phone (631)952-6005 and Hauppauge, at New York State Office Building, Veterans Memorial Highway, Phone (631)952-6005 VESID is affiliated with the Long Island Working Partnership for Workers With Disabilities and Business and Industry and the Nassau and Suffolk Placement Networks.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaGarden City, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation. One mile from Hempstead bus depot and LIRR.
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
Agency TypeGovernment
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityIndividuals with disabilities who are seeking employment. Must be able to legally work in US. Appointment required. Some services may require income eligibility.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon-Fri 8:30am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1711 Stewart Avenue, Suite 4
Physical Site City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Mailing Address 1711 Stewart Avenue, Suite 4
Mailing City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Main Phone(516)227-6800
TDD Phone(516)542-2012 (TTY)
Other Phone1-(888)263-2564 (Toll Free)
Fax(516)227-6834
Web Addresswww.vesid.nysed.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateFeb13
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VOCATIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES
Affiliated Programs: GARDEN CITY OFFICE
HAUPPAUGE OFFICE
RIVERHEAD OFFICE
Affiliated Services: GARDEN CITY OFFICE
HAUPPAUGE OFFICE
RIVERHEAD OFFICE