Lexington School for the Deaf/Center for the Deaf

Address:26-26 75 Street East Elmhurst NY 11370
Fax: 718.899.9846
World Wide Web: http://www.lexnyc.com/


Programs include a school for ages 0 - 21 years; mental health services; child care; early intervention; vocational services; a hearing and speech center; a Hispanic resource center; a multicultural center; and a center for the performing arts.


Mon - Fri, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Eligibility Requirements:

To be eligible for referral to a state-supported school for the deaf, a child must be a) a New York State resident and b) have a profound hearing loss or be functionally profound deaf.

Admission Requirements/Documents:

Call Director, Pupil Personnel Services, and make an appointment for getting information regarding registration procedures and bring (if you have it) the written evidence of deafness.

Fees/Methods of Payment:Free
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchair accessible; sign-language interpreted.

Services Offered:Career AwarenessCase / Care ManagementDay CareEarly Intervention for Children with Disabilities/DelaysHealth CareIndependent Living Skills InstructionMental Health Care and CounselingPre-job GuidanceRecreational ActivitiesSecondary / High SchoolsSpecial EducationSpecialized Information and Referral
Languages Offered:American Sign Language
Target Groups(By Need):Deaf