CHILDREN'S SERVICES

CHILDREN'S SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides 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
Geographical 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 Operation M-F 8:30am-5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Arnold Chapman
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
Service Location Email arnold.chapman@ocfs.ny.us
Web Address www.visionloss.ny.us
 
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: CHILDREN'S SERVICES
This Service: CHILDREN'S SERVICES
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Children and Youth With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750.1500)
Individual Advocacy (FP-0500.3300)
In Home Developmental Disabilities Habilitation Programs (LR-3100.3300)
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals With Disabilities (FT-1000.6600)
Visual Impairments (YF-9000)