Westchester Lighthouse
170 Hamilton Avenue
White Plains, NY 10601
Contact Person: Martin Yablonski, Director
Phone Number: (914) 683-7000
Fax Number: (914) 686-5866
Web address:
Number of Yrs in Service: 100+

Founded in 1905, Lighthouse International is a leading non-profit organization that helps people of all ages who are at risk for, or who are experiencing vision loss. Through services, education, research and advocacy, the Lighthouse helps people with low vision and blindness live safe, independent and productive lives.


 Disabilities Served:

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


Ages Served:

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

Recreation Services Provided:

Arts   Team Sports  
Biking   Tennis  
Camps   Theater  
Dance   Videography  
Horseback Riding   Wheelchair Sports  
Martial Arts   Writing  
Music   Yoga  
Other Recreation:


Education Services Provided:

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


Transportation Services Provided:

Public   Travel Training x
Other Transportation:


Housing Services Provided:

Group Homes   Supported Apartments  
Other Housing:


Legal / Support / Advocacy Services Provided:

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

Medical Services Services Provided:

Clinical Services   Nutrition Counseling  
Dental   Psychiatric Psychological Services  
Adaptive Technology   Speech Therapy  
Occupational Therapy x Physical Therapy  
Other Medical Services: Low Vision Exams.

Vocational Services Services Provided:

Diagnostic Vocational Evaluation   Sheltered Employment  
Vocational Training x Supported Employment x
Pre-Vocational Training x Competitive Employment x
Vocational Counseling x    
Other Vocational Services:
                   Community Day Services Provided:
Day Habilitation   Drop In Centers  
Day Treatments   Psychosocial  
    Pre Employment  
    Supported Education