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Deaf-Blind Program and Supported Living Program

Location Info
State, Province, or Territory: 
Louisiana (LA)
City: 
New Orleans
Contact Info
Contact Person: 
Suzette Dawson
Address: 
1555 Poydra ssi, Suite 1500 New Orleans, LA 70012
Phone Number (Voice): 
(504) 522-1955
Phone Number (TTY): 
(504) 522-1956
Phone Number (Fax): 
(504) 522-1954
Institution Info
Host Institution: 
New Orleans Resources for Independent Living, Inc.
Year Established: 
1 993
Ownership: 
private, non profit
Approximate Number of Staff: 
10 to 25
Approximate Number of Interpreters: 
contractual
Publications: 
Newsletter, NORIL News; Kara Hoerner
Services Info
Services Offered: 
Assessment/Intake
Information/Referral
Other
Special Devices for the Deaf: 
1 Closed Captioning; 4 TTYs; 1 Telebrailer; Braille Translation Software Program; Braille Printer; CCTV
Client Info
Ages of Clients Served: 
Under 18
18-65
Over 65
Number of Deaf Clients Served in Past 6 Months: 
8
Number of Deaf Clients Served in Past Year: 
12
Populations Served: 
Blind/Visually Impaired
CP
Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing
Developmentally Disabled
DWI
Hispanic
HIV Positive People
Mentally Ill Chemical Abusers
Native American
Physically Disabled
People with AIDS
Women
Financial Arrangements: 
no fees charged