Helen Keller Services for the Blind
Helen Keller Services for the Blind offers several clubhouse-like day centers for legally blind persons age 55 and older. Seniors receive special counseling and training, including updates on Social Security, Medicaid/Medicare, and nutrition. Members make friends and join in arts and crafts, games, exercise classes, luncheons, and trips to shows and museums.
NY State Commission for the Blind and Visually Handicapped
The New York State Office of Children and Family Services' Commission for the Blind and Visually Handicapped (CBVH) provides rehabilitation services to individuals who are legally blind and reside in New York State.
Commission for the Blind and Visually Handicapped (CBVH)
50 Clinton Street Suite 208
Hempstead, NY 11550
Parking Permits and Services for the Physically Challenged
New York State handicapped parking permits are available for drivers. For information and to request an application, contact:
Nassau County Office for the Physically Challenged
60 Charles Lindbergh Blvd.
Uniondale, NY 11553
Spanish Speaking Services
Advice and consultations may be obtained from: