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ADAPTIVE LIVING PROGRAM (ALP)

· One Helen Keller Way, Hempstead, NY, 11550 · Map

Provides a range of services to visually impaired seniors to help them independently care for themselves and their homes including individual assessments and evaluations, homemaker training, low vision services, mobility training and rehabilitation teaching. Case management provided. Serves residents of…

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AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR THE BLIND

· 2 Penn Plaza, Suite 1102, New York, NY, 10121 · Map

Provides the following services to the blind and visually-impaired and to organizations/individuals working with this audience information and referral, publications on blindness, data collection and information dissemination, and production of recorded materials for the blind through the Talking Books…

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BLINDLINE R

· 500 Greenwich Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, 10013-1354 · Map

Provides an information and referral call center staffed by visually impaired or blind volunteers on services and products for people who are visually impaired or blind throughout New York.…

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BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM

· 50 Clinton Street, Suite 208, Hempstead, NY, 11550 · Map

Serves 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.…

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COMMUNITY SERVICES PROGRAM

· 141 Middle Neck Road, Sands Point, NY, 11050 · Map

Assists individuals who are deaf-blind in learning daily living and communications skills. Assesses individual's mobility and vision needs providing both training and customized mobility tools. Provides vocational assessment, job readiness training and job placement. Refers individuals to appropriate government programs…

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CREATIVE ADAPTATIONS FOR LEARNING, INC.

516-466-9143 · 38 Beverly Road, Great Neck, NY, 11021-1330 · Map

Dedicated to creating, publishing and distributing tactile illustrations for readers who are blind or visually impaired. Creative Adaptations for Learning (CAL) produces books, flash cards, and other educational materials which use raised lines and textured shapes to help visually…

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DAY HABILITATION PROGRAM: PROGRAM WITHOUT WALLS

· 1 Helen Keller Way, Hempstead, NY, 11550 · Map

Provides daytime activities for individuals who are developmentally disabled. Individuals need not be visually impaired. Individuals each have a person-centered plan of activities designed to make them more independent in the community, including community volunteer experiences. Activities are…

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DAY HABILITATION PROGRAM-SITE BASED

· One Helen Keller Way, Hempstead, NY, 11550 · Map

Provides daytime activities for individuals who are developmentally disabled. Individuals need not be visually impaired. Individuals each have a person-centered plan of activities designed to make them more independent, and community volunteer experiences.…

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GUIDE DOG SERVICES

· 371 East Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown, NY, 11787 · Map

Trains and provides guide dogs to people who are blind or visually impaired. Each person must complete a 25 day in-residence training program at the Foundation. Each graduate receives a dog, its equipment, a comprehensive training program and after-care services…

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INFORMATION RESEARCH PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT(IRPD)

· 141 Middle Neck Road, Sands Point, NY, 11050-1299 · Map

Offers training seminars at headquarters on Long Island which may address deaf-blindness in general or focus on specific concerns, such as Usher syndrome, or persons deaf-blind with other multi-disabilities. The IRPD also provides on-site training for agencies or…

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IN HOME RESPITE

516-485-1234 · 1 Helen Keller Way, Hempstead, NY, 11550 · Map

Provides respite services in the homes of developmentally disabled adults in Nassau and Suffolk counties. Please call for more information.…

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ITINERANT SERVICES FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED

· 507 Deer Park Road, Huntington Station, NY, 11746 · Map

Services are available to blind and partially sighted students in their home schools. The itinerant teacher carries out an ongoing program with local school staff so they can help a student develop those skills needed to function optimally in the…

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LARGE PRINT AND BRAILLE BILLS

· 15 Park Drive, Melville, NY, 11747 · Map

Provides Braille summaries of PSEG bills, along with regular statement, to blind individuals. Contracts with Helen Keller National Center in Sands Point to convert bills to Braille. Also offers 55% larger print bill for the visually impaired. Call to request…

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LIGHTHOUSE INTERNATIONAL

· The Sol and Lillian Golman Building; 111 East 59th Street, New York, NY, 10022-1202 · Map

Dedicated to preserving vision and to providing crucially needed vision health care services to help people of all ages overcome the challenges of vision loss, through clinical services, education, research, and advocacy enabling people with low vision and blindness enjoy…

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LONG ISLAND COUNCIL OF THE BLIND

· NY, 11565

Provides information and advisory services on all aspects of blindness, awards annual scholarships to outstanding blind post-secondary students in academic, professional and technical training programs, advocates on behalf of people who are blind or visually impaired, produces public service announcements…

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NASSAU-COMMUNITY REHABILITATION SERVICES

· One Helen Keller Way, Hempstead, NY, 11550 · Map

Provides rehabilitation teaching to the blind and visually impaired including braille, keyboarding, travel training, independent living skills, and low-vision services. Also offers social casework and counseling services…

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NATIONAL FAMILY ASSOCIATION FOR DEAF-BLIND (NFADB)

· 141 Middle Neck Road, Sands Point, NY, 11050 · Map

Goals include advocacy, sharing information and resources, facilitating family organizations in each state, developing family/professional partnerships and support national policy to benefit people with deaf-blindness.…

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