Association for Vision Rehabilitation and Employment, Inc.
The Association for Vision Rehabilitation and Employment, Inc. is a private, non-profit association that creates opportunities for success and independence for people with vision loss in the Southern Tier of New York (Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Otsego, Schuyler, Tioga, and Tompkins Counties). Services for clients include vision rehabilitation, low vision exams and functional vision assessments, orientation and mobility training, case management, training in the use of low vision aids and adaptive devices, and employment assistance. There are special programs for children, teens, and seniors, as well as support groups where people with vision loss can share their concerns and experiences with their peers. The organization’s ViewPoint retail store sells low vision aids and devices.