BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM

BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceServes 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
Geographical 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 Operation M-F 8:30am-5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Christine Vasquez
Contact's Position Senior Counselor
Contact's Email christine .vasquez@ocfs.ny.gov
Physical Site Address 1 50 Clinton Street, Suite 208
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11550
Mailing Address 1 50 Clinton Street, Suite 208
Mailing City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11550
Main Phone (866)871-3000 TOLL FREE
TDD Phone (866)871-6000
Other Phone (516)564-4311
Fax (516)292-7448
Web Address www.visionloss.ny.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMay13
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES-COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY HANDICAPPED
Affiliated Program: BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM
This Service: BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Blindness (YF-9000.0100)
Small Business Development (TB-0900.8000-800)
Visual Impairments (YF-9000)