NORTH FORK SUPPORT GROUP FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED PEOPLE

NORTH FORK SUPPORT GROUP FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED PEOPLE

 
General Information
Description of ServiceThis support group for visually impaired residents of the North Fork meets the first Wednesday of each month at the Southold Recreation Center at 10:30am. Meetings feature speakers on various aspects of blindness, related health subjects, local politics, and other topics of interest to the group. Volunteer drivers transport members, many of whom are elderly and suffering with macular degeneration to meetings, field trips, grocery shopping and doctor appointments. Affiliated with the North Fork Parish Outreach (Parent Organization), Catholic Charities Services for the Blind, Helen Keller, and St. Patrick's Church in Southold. Call for information.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaSouthold, New York; Town of Southold, New York; Suffolk County, New York; Eastern Long Island, New York
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation one-half mile from nearest bus/train station. Volunteer transportation available for members.
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree of charge.
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Elinor May
Contact's Position Coordinator
Physical Site Address 1 2080 Town Harbor Lane
Physical Site City, State, Zip Southold, NY 11971
Mailing Address 1 2080 Town Harbor Lane
Mailing City, State, Zip Southold, NY 11971
Main Phone (631)765-1739
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateJan12
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NORTH FORK SUPPORT GROUP FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED PEOPLE
Affiliated Program: NORTH FORK SUPPORT GROUP FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED PEOPLE
This Service: NORTH FORK SUPPORT GROUP FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED PEOPLE
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Blindness (YF-9000.0100)
Health/Disability Related Support Groups (PN-8100.3000)
Recreational Therapy (RP-8000.7400)
Support Groups (PN-8100)
Visual Impairments (YF-9000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)