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Services & Programs

Find everything you need at HKSB.

Our services range from early intervention for children to vocational training to senior citizen programs. Get access to individualized training, cutting-edge technology, hands-on learning and the opportunity to interact with people who know firsthand the challenges of living with vision loss. It’s all part of the HKSB experience.

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Locations

Serving the New York City/Long Island area

We operate training facilities in Brooklyn, Hempstead and Islandia, and a low vision clinic in Sands Point. HKSB also provides services in home, work and community settings throughout the region.

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HKSB New York City

180 Livingston Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-522-2122

Highlights:

  • Headquarters for Helen Keller Services (HKS), including all Administrative Services
  • Children’s Learning Center (Early Intervention and Preschool center-based programs as well as the Parent Resource Center)
  • Rehabilitation Services (orientation and mobility training, employment services and Assistive Technology Center)
  • Low Vision Clinic
  • Teen and Transition Services
  • Adaptive Living Program for Seniors

HKSB Nassau County

One Helen Keller Way
Hempstead, NY 11550
516-485-1234

Highlights:

  • Central location for all Nassau County Services
  • Rehabilitation Services (orientation and mobility training, employment services and Assistive Technology Center)
  • Low Vision Clinic
  • Teen and Transition Services
  • Adaptive Living Program for Seniors
  • Services for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities, including day habilitation, in-home respite, residential rehabilitation and supported employment, Medicaid service coordination and a community residence.

HKSB Suffolk County

1767 Veterans Memorial Highway
Suite 18
Islandia, NY 11749
631-424-0022

Highlights:

  • Central location for all Suffolk County Services
  • Rehabilitation Services (orientation and mobility training, employment services and Assistive Technology Center)
  • Low Vision Clinic
  • Adaptive Living Program for Seniors
  • Services for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities, including a Program Without Walls.

Voices from the Community

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Our Mission & Impact

Independence, employment and enhanced quality of life.

Live, work and thrive. It’s more than a tagline; it’s a mission. At HKSB, we are committed to helping people who have vision loss to live their best lives.

500+

Individuals with vision loss served in the NYC and metro area

400+

Individuals with vision loss served on Long Island

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Related Resources

Helen Keller Children's Learning Center logo sign mounted on a wooden wall
An illustrated book cover of a woman and a young boy with a white cane standing outside in the grass near a tree. The book is titled “Mommy, what do you see?” by Alona Kimble.
Woman smiling into camera and another woman signing. Text on image says “2021 Accessibility Awards”

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