Learn More About Who We Are
AVRE is a private, non-profit organization that serves people with sustained and severe vision loss. People of all ages, from infants to seniors, can and do benefit from our services. We offer a range of learning, living, and working options for people with sustained and severe vision loss. AVRE works with individuals who live in the New York counties of Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Otsego, Schuyler, Tioga, Tompkins, as well as the Pennsylvania counties of Bradford, Susquehanna and Tioga.
Our Mission is to create opportunities for success and independence with people who have sustained vision loss.
Our Vision is to be the first in choice and quality in services and employment for people with vision loss and to be a model for the broader community.
Do you, or someone you know, have trouble reading mail, recognizing faces, or traveling independently? AVRE provides services that help you get the most from your remaining vision so that you can maintain your quality of life while living independently. Let us know if you would like more information about how we can help you!