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Association for the Advancement of Blind and Retarded



Address:15-08 College Point Boulevard College Point NY 11356
Telephone(s):718-321-3800
Fax:718-321-8774
E-mail:info@aabr.org
World Wide Web: http://www.aabr.org


Description:

Services for adults dually diagnosed with mental retardation and blindness or hearing impairment include community group residences and day treatment.  Group residences are located in the Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island.  Programs focus on individual needs, stressing basic living skills, verbal communication, and physical exercise.




Hours:

Mon-Fri; 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


Eligibility Requirements:

Adults dually diagnosed with mental retardation and blindness or hearing impairment; preschool-aged and older autistic children


Fees/Methods of Payment:Medicaid; private payment
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchair access


Services Offered:Day CampsIndependent Living Skills InstructionInstructional MaterialsRecreational ActivitiesTutoring Services
Target Groups(By Need):DeafDisabilities, People withVisual Impairments