Public Special Schools

Description: Separately organized district, county or state schools at preschool, elementary or secondary levels that are established for the purpose of providing educational services for children with disabilities whose needs cannot be met in special classes or centers in a regular educational facility. (AIRS HH-8000.6500)

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Alamogordo, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
Address: 408 North White Sands Boulevard
Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone: 575-437-0401
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7967
Fax: 575-434-3713
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018

Albuquerque, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
Address: 2200 Yale Blvd. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-841-8844
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7964
Fax: 505-841-8850
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
Address: 2200 Yale Blvd. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: 505-841-8844
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7958
Fax: 505-841-8850
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 1/8/2019
Address: 801 Stephen Moody St SE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
Phone: 505-271-3060
Fax: 505-291-5456
Wheelchair Accessible: Ramps
Services Provided: Provide academic and compensatory skills training, support and ancillary services and resources to empower every student to reach his or her full potential.Infant Toddler Services: State-wide services which are home-based for infants and toddlers who have visual impariments or who are at risk for vision impairment, and their families. Early Intervention agency support and training for agencies. Outreach services for school based programs, ages 3 years to 22, and training to support school programs. Preschool site in Albuquerque for children who are blind or visually impaired, from age 3 through kindergarten. Residential school program in Alamogordo, NM for children who need more intensive supports such as braille or orientation and mobility.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Information
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Developmental Assessment
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Glasses/Contact Lenses
Low Vision Aids
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
Vision Screening
Visual/Reading Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
Organization Name: NEW MEXICO SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND AND THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED NMSBVI
Address: 801 Stephen Moody St SE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
Phone: 800-437-3505
Toll Free Phone: 855-764-6380
Fax: 505-291-5456
Services Provided: New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Early Childhood Provides services for children age 0 to 3 who have a diagnosed visual impairment or who are considered to be at risk for receiving a visual impairment diagnosis in the state of New Mexico. In collaboration with New Mexicos Family, Infant, Toddler Program FIT and the Navajo Nation, NMSBVI provides an array of vision support services to families, children, and Early Intervention Programs. New Mexico families are not charged for NMSBVI vision services.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Information
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Developmental Assessment
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Glasses/Contact Lenses
Low Vision Aids
Specialized Telecommunications Equipment
Vision Screening
Visual/Reading Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
Address: 2300 Menaul Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-272-8549
Toll Free Phone: 800-552-8195
Fax: 505-272-5280
Wheelchair Accessible: Full Wheelchair Access
Services Provided: The Center for Development and Disability (CDD), established in 1990, is New Mexico's University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service previously known as a UAP. These centers are authorized by the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act to build the capacities of states and communities to respond to the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. The Center for Development and Disability (CDD) is one organization in the Association of University Centers on Disabilities Research, Education and Service (AUCD). The network is coordinated by and receives core funding from the Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD). Funding for other programs and projects is obtained through state contracts, federal grants and private funding. There are 67 centers nationwide, including at least one in every US state and territory, which function as a national network of programs.

Accessibility Information
Assistive Technology Information
Autism Therapy
Braille Instruction
Camps
Career Development
Caregiver Training
Case/Care Management
Case/Care Management Referrals
Comprehensive Information and Referral
Comprehensive Job Assistance Centers
Developmental Assessment
Directory/Resource List Publication
Disability Related Sports
Disease/Disability Information
Early Childhood Education
Early Identification Programs
Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays
Employment Preparation
Government Information Lines
Health Maintenance Organizations
Home/Community Based Care Waiver Programs
Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health
Information Lines
Information and Referral
Internet Courses
Job Interview Training
Job Readiness
Legislative Advocacy
Leisure Activities/Recreation
Pediatric Feeding Disorders Programs
Physical Therapy
Recreational Activities/Sports
Resume Preparation Assistance
Special Education Advocacy
Special Education Assessment
Special Interest Camps
Specialized Information and Referral
Speech Therapy
State Government Information Lines
State Medicaid Waiver Programs
Therapeutic Camps
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 3/27/2019

Las Cruces, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
Address: 277 East Amador, Suite 101
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Phone: 575-524-6450
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7960
Fax: 575-524-6455
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018

Las Vegas, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
Address: 2522 Bridge Runner Road
Las Vegas, NM 87701
Phone: 505-425-3546
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7963
Fax: 505-425-0681
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018

Roswell, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
Address: United Bank Plaza
400 N. Pennsylvania, Suite 900
Roswell, NM 88201
Phone: 575-624-6140
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7961
Fax: 575-624-6191
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018

Santa Fe, NM

Organization Name: NEW MEXICO COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE- SANTA FE
Address: 2905 Rodeo Park Dr East
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-827-4479
Services Provided: The Business Enterprise Program BEP provides employment opportunities for blind individuals who wish to operate food service facilities. The BEP has food establishments from small stands, to vending routes, to a full military cafeteria at Kirtland Air Force Base. The BEP provides the public and government employees with quality food service that is conveniently located within government buildings. Thirty-four blind persons participated in the BEP program and vendor earnings were $3,226,674, contributing $210,587 in gross receipt taxes to the state.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
Address: 2905 Rodeo Park Dr. East, Bldg. 4
Suite 100
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-476-4479
Toll Free Phone: 888-513-7968
Fax: 505-476-4475
Wheelchair Accessible: Ramps
Services Provided: The Commission for the Blind provides a variety of services enabling blind people to become fully participating, contributing members of society. These services provide the means by which blind persons may realize their fullest potential. The following programs and services provide the means by which blind persons may gain a productive role in society: vocational rehabilitation, students in transition to employment, assistive technology, employment development, emergency eye care, business enterprise, independent living/older bind services, adult orientation center, New Mexico Jobline, and NEWSLINE for the blind. NM Commission for the blind has field offices in : Albuquerque, Farmington, Las Cruces, Las Vegas and Roswell.

Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Training
Blind Mobility Aids
Braille Instruction
Braille Materials/Collections
Braille and Tactile Aids
Computer Display/Output Aids
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Low Vision Aids
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Voice/Audio Output Aids
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
Address: 435 St. Michls Dr Bldg D
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-954-8500
Toll Free Phone: 800-224-7005
Wheelchair Accessible: No Stairs in Service Delivery Areas
Services Provided: Provides vocational rehabilitation services to eligible individuals with disabilities, and assists them to reach their vocational goals. Includes Disability Determination Services for SSA benefits. Provides social security benefits advisement,school to work transition, and various grants for seed loans for the disabled, a technology loan bank, assistive technology advisement, legal disabled migrant farm worker assistance and more @ www.dvrgetsjobs.com.

Adapted Tools/Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Information
Assistive Technology Product Demonstration Centers
Assistive Technology Training
Braille Instruction
Career Counseling
Centers for Independent Living
Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs
Comprehensive Information and Referral
Comprehensive Job Assistance Centers
Computer Distribution Programs
Disability Benefits
Disability/Rehabilitation Related Occupational Therapy
Disease/Disability Information
Employment Preparation
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Services
Home Rehabilitation Loans
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Job Interview Training
Job Readiness
Job Search/Placement
Medical Equipment/Assistive Technology Donation Programs
Occupational Therapy
Prejob Guidance
Prevocational Training
Special Needs Job Development
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
State Disability Insurance Applications
Supported Employment
Ticket to Work/Self Sufficiency Employment Networks
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 3/29/2019
Organization Name: NEW MEXICO DIVISION OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION NMDVR
Address: 435 St. Michls Dr Bldg D
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: 800-866-2253
Wheelchair Accessible: No Stairs in Service Delivery Areas
Services Provided: The New Mexico Seed Loan Program assists persons with disabilities to purchase equipment for a home-based business or remote employment through a low interest loan program. The loan program provides loan guarantees and interest rate subsidies through an agreement with the Technology Loan Council, First Community Bank and the New Mexico Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. Interest rates are currently at 2.25%. The New Mexico Seed loan Program is supported by Federal and State funds on deposit with the State Treasury.

Adapted Tools/Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Assistive Technology Equipment Loan
Assistive Technology Information
Assistive Technology Product Demonstration Centers
Assistive Technology Training
Braille Instruction
Career Counseling
Centers for Independent Living
Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs
Comprehensive Information and Referral
Comprehensive Job Assistance Centers
Computer Distribution Programs
Disability Benefits
Disability/Rehabilitation Related Occupational Therapy
Disease/Disability Information
Employment Preparation
Evaluation for Assistive Technology
Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Services
Home Rehabilitation Loans
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Job Interview Training
Job Readiness
Job Search/Placement
Medical Equipment/Assistive Technology Donation Programs
Occupational Therapy
Prejob Guidance
Prevocational Training
Special Needs Job Development
Speech and Hearing
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs
State Disability Insurance Applications
Supported Employment
Ticket to Work/Self Sufficiency Employment Networks
Vocational Assessment
Vocational Centers
Vocational Education
Vocational Rehabilitation
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 1/8/2019

Nationwide

88 Saint Stephen Street
Boston, MA 021154312
Phone: 617-266-6160
Address: 88 Saint Stephen Street
Boston, MA 021154312
Phone: 617-266-6160
Toll Free Phone: 888-965-8965
Fax: 617-437-0456
Services Provided: The guiding purpose is to promote the literacy of blind children through braille, and to provide access to information that empowers blind people to actively engage in work, family, and community affairs.

Braille Instruction
Library Services
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 8/6/2019