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Seeing Things
DIFFERENTLY
People of all ages from all walks of life can and do benefit from the services offered by A.V.R.E. We offer a range of learning, living, and working options for people with sustained and severe vision loss.
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Creating Opportunities For Success
Our highly qualified staff of Program Managers, Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapists, Service Coordinators, and Orientation and Mobility Specialists work together to ensure that each person receives the tools they need to attain or maintain independence in all areas of life.
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Built On a Strong
Community Of Partnerships
At A.V.R.E., we make money the old fashioned way - we earn it. A.V.R.E.'s local, commercial business has grown significantly over the years and we are proud to work with businesses committed to supporting the Southern Tier.

Watch How Our Commitment Changes Lives

Learn More About Who We Are

A.V.R.E. 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. A.V.R.E. 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!

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