Aspire’s Center for Learning, 4635 Union Rd., Cheektowaga, tel. (716) 505-5700 Provide home based early intervention, Integrated Preschool and a School Age Program, before and after school services. Also provide adaptive equipment, Orthotics Clinic, occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech and vision services.
Cantalician Center for Learning. Pre-School Program & School Age Program-2049 George Urban Blvd., Depew , NY 14043, (716) 901-8701; Community Services- 665 Hertel Ave., tel. (716) 874-0913, www.cantalician.org An educational, rehabilitative and occupational facility for the developmentally and physically disabled.
Center for Handicapped Children Center (CHC Learning Center), 1085 Eggert Rd., Amherst, NY 14226, tel. (716) 831- 8422, www.chcrainbow.com Funded by NYS Education Department, provides health, educational, and therapeutic services for children (0-21 years) with multiple disabilities. Also provides occupational therapy, an early intervention program and home-based services.
Heritage Education Program, 1 Delaware Rd., Kenmore, NY 14217, tel. (716) 876-3901, www.heritagecenters.org Special Education/Therapy for children ages birth to 21 with identified disabilities. Also offer prevocational/vocational training and school-to-work transition services.
Niagara University First Responders Disability Awareness Training, Niagara University, Timon Hall, 121, P.O. Box 1941, Niagara University, NY 14109, tel. (716) 286-7355, www.frdat.com Is in the process of developing curriculum for the training of police officers, fire fighters, emergency medical services and other first responders in NY State.
Summit Educational Resources, Inc., 150 Stahl Rd., Getzville, NY 14068, tel. (716) 629-3400, www.summited.org Serves to educate Western New York children with autism and other developmental disabilities. Also, has services which include training and consulting parents and professionals, research and clinic.
Yad B’Ya d /Han d in H and , 2640 No. Forest Rd., Getzville, NY 14068, www.yadbyyad.org, 716-204-5380. Provides outreach, advocacy and program support that assists individuals with disabilities to achieve full participation, membership, and inclusion in Jewish life in WNY.