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Westchester Self-Help Clearing House (a program of WJCS)
845 North Broadway
White Plains, New York 10603
Contact Person: Lenore Rosenbaum
Phone Number: (914) 761-0600 (ext. 308)
Fax Number: (914) 761-5859
Email:
Web address: http://www.wjcs.com/ 
Number of Yrs in Service: 26 years
Mission
Statement:
The Westchester Self-Help Clearinghouse provides free information and referral to mutual support groups in Westchester county. We provide two telephone networks for newly bereaved people and for newly separated women. We assist people who want to start new groups, publish a biennial Directory of Support in Westchester County and an annual newsletter. 


Disabilities Served: (Through Support Groups)

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

 


Ages Served:

0 to 5   22 to 65 x
6 to 21   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  
Social   Swimming  
Other Recreation:

 


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 Services Provided:

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


Vocational Services Services Provided:

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