CHILDREN'S SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides funds for children under age 14 (or under 21 if multi-disabled). Offers services of children's consultant to develop a plan of services, including services provided in the home, community, and/or with other rehabilitation agencies. Provides family counseling/guidance, advocacy services, case management, educational consultation and vocational coordination.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaHempstead, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish, Portuguese, French, Haitian, Creole, American Sign Language. Translation of over 150 languages available via Language Line.
EligibilityLong Island residents birth-14 yrs., functionally visually impaired or legally blind, parental consent required.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 8:30am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameArnold Chapman
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
Program Emailarnold.chapman@ocfs.ny.us
Web Addresswww.visionloss.ny.us
 
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: CHILDREN'S SERVICES
Affiliated Services: CHILDREN'S SERVICES