Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired of Northern New York

General Information

Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired of Northern New York
131 Washington Street
Watertown New York 1 13601
(315) 782 2451
asnblind@imcnet.net
http://www.abvinny.org

Staff

Lawrence Storie , Executive Director, edlarry@abvinny.org

Services Offered

  • Assistive Products
    • Adaptive aids are made available such as talking watches, needle threaders, writing guides, lighted magnifiers and much more.

  • Business/Personal Services
    • In-home visits, information and referral, support groups, equipment loan program, outreach.

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • Eye Screenings are held at local health fairs and events.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Vision rehabilitation instruction is provided in the use of adaptive equipment.

  • Services for Seniors

  • Support Groups
    • Five Peer Support Groups are facilitated throughout Jefferson County who meet to share feelings and learn about new services available.