Lexington School for the Deaf/Center for the Deaf
Address:30th Ave. and 75th St. Jackson Heights NY 11370
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.
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.
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 Awareness
, Case / Care Management
, Day Care
, Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
, Health Care
, Independent Living Skills Instruction
, Mental Health Care and Counseling
, Pre-job Guidance
, Recreational Activities
, Secondary / High Schools
, Special Education
, Specialized Information and Referral
Languages Offered:American Sign Language
Target Groups(By Need):Deaf