Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired of NNY | (315) 782-2451

Services We Offer

Services We Provide in the Jefferson/ Lewis/ St. Lawrence County Areas

Adaptive Aids

Adaptive aids are made available such as talking watches, needle threaders, writing guides, lighted magnifiers and much more. More information on adaptive aids.

In-Home Visits

In-home visits are conducted by the Case Manager/Vision Rehabilitation Specialist to ensure that clients are informed of all services available.

Support Groups

Five Peer Support Groups are facilitated throughout Jefferson County who meet to share feelings and learn about new services available. More information on support groups.

Vision Rehabilitation Instruction

Vision rehabilitation instruction is provided in the use of adaptive equipment.

Large Print Newsletter and Calendar

The “Let’s Talk Eyes” newsletter and large print calendar are mailed to our clients, at no charge. The newsletter is now available on-line! Click here for the most recent online newsletter.                         

Referrals and More Information

Referrals and More Information are given for further services.


We serve individuals in all stages of vision loss – totally blind, legally blind and visually impaired in Jefferson/ Lewis/ St. Lawrence County. We are one of a very few agencies in New York State who does!

Even with your glasses:

  • Do you have trouble reading your watch? …
  • Do you have trouble threading a needle? …
  • Do you wish you could see your television better? …
  • Do you need help reading your mail? …


CALL NOW: (315) 782-2451