Connecticut

Connecticut Association of Optometrists
Address: 35 Cold Spring Road, Suite 211
06067
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Vision Impairment, Blindness
Phone Number: 800 677-7714
City: Rocky Hill
State: Connecticut
Connecticut Birth to Three System
Address: 460 Capitol Avenue
06106
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities, Speech Disorders, Vision Impairment, Blindness, Hearing Loss, Deafness, Mobility Impairment, Other
Extended Description:

Connecticut has three types of Birth to Three Programs.  Click the links below to view the programs in each group. General Programs support families regardless of the reason why their child is eligible for Birth to Three. Autism Specific Programs conduct assessments when autism is a concern and they support families when their child has a diagnosis of autism. Hearing Specialty Programs conduct assessments when hearing is a concern and they support families when their child is deaf or hard of hearing.

Phone Number: 800 505-7000
City: Hartford
State: Connecticut
Connecticut Bureau of Aging Community
Address: 55 Farmington Avenue – 12th Floor
06105
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Vision Impairment, Blindness, Hearing Loss, Deafness, Mobility Impairment
Extended Description:

The Department ensures that Connecticut’s elders have access to the supportive services necessary to live with dignity, security, and independence.  The Department is responsible for planning, developing, and administering a comprehensive and integrated service delivery system for older persons in Connecticut.

Phone Number: 1-866-218-6631
City: Hartford
State: Connecticut
Connecticut State Board of Education and Services for the Blind
Address: 184 Windsor Avenue
06095
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Vision Impairment, Blindness
Extended Description:

The Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind (BESB), within the Department of Rehabilitation Services  provides resources, comprehensive low vision services, specialized education services, life skills training, case management, and vocational services to individuals of all ages who are legally blind and to children who are visually impaired.

Phone Number: 800 842-4510
City: Windsor
State: Connecticut
Connecticut Tech Act Project
Address: 55 Farmington Avenue, 12th Floor
06105
State/Region Serviced:
Area(s) of Focus: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities, Speech Disorders, Vision Impairment, Blindness, Hearing Loss, Deafness, Mobility Impairment, Other
Extended Description:

The Connecticut Tech Act Project (CTTAP) operates out of the State of Connecticut, Department of Rehabilitation Services (DORS). Our goal is to help individuals with disabilities of all ages and all disabilities, as well as family members, employers, educators and other professionals have access to Assistive Technology devices and services. – See more at: http://cttechact.com/#sthash.yvWIZrvK.dpuf

Phone Number: 800 537-2549
City: Hartford
State: Connecticut