BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramServes eligible legally blind persons wishing to operate facilities (e.g. newstands, snack bars, cafeterias) in government buildings. Provides management skill training, initial stock/equipment. Offers continuing support services.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaHempstead, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish, Portuguese, French, Haitian, Creole, American Sign Language. Translation of over 150 languages available via Language Line.
EligibilityLegally blind, New York State residents.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 8:30am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameChristine Vasquez
Contact's PositionSenior Counselor
Contact's Emailchristine.vasquez@ocfs.ny.gov
Physical Site Address 150 Clinton Street, Suite 208
Physical Site City, State, ZipHempstead, NY 11550
Mailing Address 150 Clinton Street, Suite 208
Mailing City, State, ZipHempstead, NY 11550
Main Phone(866)871-3000 TOLL FREE
TDD Phone(866)871-6000
Other Phone(516)564-4311
Fax(516)292-7448
Web Addresswww.visionloss.ny.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMay13
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES-COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY HANDICAPPED
This Program: BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM