Disease/Disability Care Services

RECORDINGS FOR THE BLIND

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceRISE is a unique radio information service which provides timely and pertinent audio news and information for those who are blind or print-disabled. We air readings of newspapers, magazines, and specialty programming over special tuned radio receivers. Listeners can also listen to RISE via an online web-stream.
LocationRensselaer
Geographical AreaAlbany, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Schenectady, and Schoharie
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall Joyce Stah, RISE Manager
518-880-3436, jstah@wmht.org
Intake RequirementsApplication Procedure, Physician referral required
Additional RequirementsPhysician statement
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityCall for details
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
Payment NotesDonation accepted
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 4 Global View
Physical Site City, State, Zip Troy, NY 12180
Main Phone 518-880-3400
Other Phone 518-880-3436 Service-Intake
Fax 518-880-3409
Service Location Email info@wmht.org
Web Address www.wmht.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: WMHT- RISE
Affiliated Program: RECORDINGS FOR THE BLIND
This Service: Disease/Disability Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Recordings for the Blind and Dyslexic (TJ-4500.4500-750)