Outreach Resources

Outreach Services

Local Networks

Correctional Facilities

Cultural Diversity

Persons With Disabilities

     Visual and Physical Disabilities

  • New York State Talking Book and Braille Library
    Provides talking books, books in braille, magazines, music scores and language learning materials, equipment, and other special format materials to eligible borrowers in New York.
  • Learning Ally
    A collection of digitally recorded textbook and literature titles, downloadable and accessible on mainstream as well as specialized assistive technology devices.  Fee based membership.
  • WMHT’s RISE Program
    Radio information service for people who are print disabled. A free special radio receiver is required for access to readings of local and national newspapers, popular periodicals, books and specialty programming. It is available 24 hours a day.

     Learning and Reading Disabilities

  • Learning Disabilities Association of America
    Types of learning disabilities and resources for parents, adults, educators and professionals.
  • LD Online 
    Information about all kinds of learning disabilities for adults and children.
  • Irlen Institute
    The brain may be unable to accurately understand and process visual information causing reading problems under various lighting conditions. The Irlen method uses color filters to help with this type of reading difficulties. Go to top of the website page for change of background color. Self-assessment test and location of testing centers included.

Job and Career Resources

     General Resources For Job Seekers

     Job Seeking Resources

     Newspaper Classifieds


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9:30 AM, Thursday, September 15, 2022
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Phone: 518-355-2010
Fax: 518-355-0674
Email: mvls@mvls.info
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