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The Jewish Guild for the Blind

Address:
15 West 65th Street
New York, NY 10023
Phone: (212) 769-6200 Toll-free: 1-800-284-4422 Fax: (212) 212-769-6266

Website:
http://www.jgb.org

Email:
info@jgb.org

Mission:
The Jewish Guild for the Blind (The Guild), located at 15 West 65th Street, New York, NY 10023,
is a not-for-profit, non-sectarian agency that serves persons of all ages who are visually impaired,
blind and multidisabled. The Guild offers a broad range of programs that include: medical, vision,
low vision, psychiatric and rehabilitative services, managed long-term care, residential services,
day health programs, schools and educational training programs for independent living.
In addition, SightCare, The Guild's vision care education and training program, addresses the special needs of thousands of people nationwide.
Our mission is to assist people who are blind or visually impaired, and who may have additional
disabilities, achieve lives of dignity and independence.

Agency Contact:
Alan R. Morse, Ph.D
President & CEO

Service Provided:
* Crisis Intervention
* Education
* Employment
* Friendly Visiting
* Health Services
* Information and Referral
* Mental Health Services
* Senior Center (Guild Care-adult day health program)
* Social Action and Advocacy
* Social Service
* Transportation
* Trips
* Vision Services (comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation facility, low vision services)

Catchment Area:
New York City

Days/Hours:
Monday - Friday; 8:00am - 5:00pm

Fees:
Medicaid, Medicare, Private Insurance, Sliding Scale

Eligibility:
All services are for people who have some degree of visual impairment. Call intake for details.

Languages Spoken:
English/Spanish/Russian/Yiddish/Chinese

Wheelchair Access:
Yes

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