Catholic Charities Services for Visually Impaired Persons

General Information

Catholic Charities Services for Visually Impaired Persons
147 Schleigel Boulevard
Amityville New York 1 11701
(631) 789 5215

Brief Description

Catholic Charities also provides food, housing, mental health, disabilities, chemical dependency, geriatric, disaster response, and HIV/AIDS services.

Services Offered

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • Sends intake person to speak at service centers about program in an effort to reach the elderly who are blind or legally blind.

  • Counseling
    • Offers individual, group, family/parent, couple counseling and referral to community services and other counseling/social work services.

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides training in personal management and home management skills, remedial education, and sensory training in client's home and community. Refers for other rehabilitation services.

  • Health Services
    • Refers for health services.

  • Information and Referral
    • Referral resources available to individuals who are blind or visually impaired.

  • Recreation Services
    • Offers specialization program for the blind and visually impaired.

  • Travel/Orientation and Mobility
    • Provides orientation and mobility training.