Office of Children and Family Services

New York State Commission for the Blind

News and Events Archive

12/5/2013

CBVH Independent Living Report (Consumer Satisfaction Survey)


11/18/2013

RING THE BELL, NEW YORK! HELP BRING THE NATIONAL FEDERATION FOR THE BLINDíS BELL PROGRAM TO NEW YORK STATE


11/7/2013

Follow OCFS on Social Media


8/1/2013

CBVH is now "NYSCB"


4/30/2013

NYS Commission for the Blind celebrates its Centennial, marking 100 years of service to New Yorkers with vision loss. Listen to testimonials from NYSCB consumers and employers here.


4/30/2013

State Commission for the Blind and Visually Handicapped Celebrates Centennial. Listen to testimonials from consumers, employers and partners.


4/19/2013

Register now! 2013 VISION REHABILITATION & EMPLOYMENT INSTITUTE


4/3/2013

OCFS Meets With Representatives From South Korea


2/21/2013

6th Annual Conference on Employment and Visual Impairment: Policy & Practice presented by the Computer Center for Visually Impaired People CCVIP) Friday, April 19, 2013, 9 AM to 4 PM, Baruch College Conference Center, 151 East 25th St., NYC, NY.


12/4/2012

New York State Office of Children and Family Services Designates New Administrator for New York State Preferred Source Program for People Who are Blind


9/7/2012

NDEAM (National Disability Employment Awareness Month)


8/15/2012

Commission for Blind & Visually Handicapped Scores Top Employment Rating


8/2/2012

"UNFOLDING ALL OF LIFE'S POSSIBILITIES"


7/5/2012

Valleycats' "Bark in the Park" features CBVH and fun


3/8/2012

Hiring a Person with a Disability: A Success Story


3/8/2012

Carving Her Own Path


2/28/2012

Cheryl Echevarria: Founder, Echevarria Travel - Advocate for the Blind


2/27/2012

Proposed 2013 State Plan for Vocational Rehabilitation and Supported Employment Services


1/25/2012

CBVH ANNOUNCES TELECONFERENCES ON VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION AND SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT SERVICES


1/4/2012

New York Daily News: Blind tour guide Frank Senior shows New Yorkers how to navigate the city in total darkness Senior


1/3/2012

Senior Martha Ruether is a record-setting swimmer for Allegany-Limestone who plans to swim in college. James P. McCoy / Buffalo News


12/12/2011

New Video: Seeing possibilities for discovering new talent


10/25/2011

Camp Abilities Success Story


9/30/2011

3rd Annual Mid-Hudson Valley White Cane Awareness Day


9/12/2011

RANDOLPH-SHEPPARD ACT - RSA is proud to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Randolph-Sheppard Act. DID YOU KNOW?


9/6/2011

Announcing Open Forums on Vocational Rehabilitation and Supported Employment Services


8/2/2011

"It's All in the KARDS" Video to inform staff in nursing homes


7/12/2011

Scholarship and Career Awards: Lighthouse International


4/28/2011

CCTVs (desktop magnifiers) available for senior citizen centers.


3/16/2011

CBVH Leadership Program


3/16/2011

Business Enterprise Program (BEP) implements expanded sites for vending facilities


1/12/2011

Transition: A Guide for Parents and Students


10/15/2010

Celebration of White Cane Day


7/7/2010

Innovative Training and Employment Programs for Legally Blind Residents of New York