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Volunteers of America – Greater New York, Inc.
50 Broadway
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Contact Person: R. Scott Giblin
Phone Number: (914) 741-2200 ext. 14
Fax Number: (914) 741-2483
Email:
Web address: http://www.voa-gny.org
Number of Yrs in Service:
Mission
Statement:
Volunteers of America is dedicated to restoring hope, dignity and self-reliance to individuals and families in need. Founded in New York City more than 100 years ago, Volunteers of America provides help to those in need while creating opportunities for people to serve others.  More than 55 programs in the metropolitan New York area serve over 38,000 homeless individuals and families, troubled youth, people living with AIDS and their families, people with mental illness or substance dependencies, criminal offenders rejoining society, and adults and children with developmental disabilities.
 

 Disabilities Served:

Hearing Impaired   Visually Impaired  
Emotional / Psychiatric x Traumatic Brain Injured  
Developmental Disabilities   Physical Disabilities x
Learning Disabilities   Autism  
Medically Fragile x  
Other Disabilities:
 
 


Ages Served:

0 to 5   22 to 65 x
6 to 21   65 and over x
 


Recreation Services Provided:

Arts x Team Sports  
Biking   Tennis  
Camps   Theater  
Dance   Videography  
Horseback Riding   Wheelchair Sports  
Martial Arts   Writing  
Music   Yoga  
Social x Swimming  
Other Recreation: Movie Nights, Board Games, Tournaments, Field Trips

 
 


Education Services Provided:

Early Intervention   High School  
Pre-School   Post Secondary  
Elementary/Middle School   Pre-Vocational  
Professional   Assessments  
Other Education:

 
 


Transportation Services Provided:

Public   Travel Training  
Private      
Other Transportation:

 
 


Housing Services Provided:

Group Homes   Supported Apartments  
Other Housing:

 
 


Legal / Support / Advocacy Services Provided:

Guardianship   Assessments  
Pooled Trusts   Disability Rights Advocacy  
Supplemental Needs Trust   Disability Support Groups  
School Advocacy   Sexuality Awareness Counseling  
Other Legal / Support / Advocacy Services:
 
 
 


Medical Services Provided:

Clinical Services   Nutrition Counseling  
Dental   Psychiatric Psychological Services  
Adaptive Technology   Speech Therapy  
Occupational Therapy   Physical Therapy  
Other Medical Services:
 
 


Vocational Services Provided:

Diagnostic Vocational Evaluation   Sheltered Employment  
Vocational Training   Supported Employment  
Pre-Vocational Training   Competitive Employment  
Vocational Counseling      
Other Vocational Services: