The Youth and Vision Loss Coalition was founded on November 1, 2013 with the generous support of The New York Community Trust and JP Morgan Chase-de Coizart Charitable Trust. VISIONS/Services for the Blind hosts quarterly meetings of affiliate agencies committed to accessibility for youth with vision loss.
The purpose of the Coalition is to:
There is no cost to be a Coalition affiliate.
The Coalition involves organizations that offer all young people with vision loss the services that will allow them to get the full range of opportunities they need and want.
The Coalition has developed and distributed five handbooks respective to the transition needs of blind youth based on their age range
On this webpage our visitors will find:
For more information or if you would like to join the New York City Youth and Vision Loss Coalition, please contact VISIONS/Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired:
Youth Services Community Outreach Coordinator
Call: (646) 486-4444 Ext. 229