On behalf of the Northeast Chapter of the Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of the

Blind and Visually Impaired (NE/AER), the Officers, Board Members at Large, Committee Chairs and members, Division Chairs and members – we welcome your visit to our website!

The Mission of the Northeast Chapter of the Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (NE/AER) is to support professionals who provide education and rehabilitation to individuals with visual impairments. This includes offering members Continuing Education and Professional Development via workshops, conferences, networking opportunities, and excellence recognition. NE/AER also provides public advocacy for its members, the vision profession as a whole, and the individuals who are impacted by these services. Our vision is to strive to reach the highest standards of knowledge and excellence through member benefits and services.

Here you will find information about our chapter, news and activities that we are involved in or are planning. On the side of this page, you will find links to any new information or time sensitive material. Please check back with us often so that you don't miss anything! You will also find contact information for our Board of Directors as well as our Committee and Division Chairs. Feel free to contact us with any questions or comments that you might have.

If you have questions and comments regarding our website, or good ideas to improve our website, please feel free to send us feedback by using the feedback form.

See What's Happening!

NEAER Conference Nov. 4-6, 2015

NYSAER Conference Oct. 17-19, 2015
For Conference details, rates, registration form and agenda contact Erin Weaver, Conference Chair: erinweaver@aol.com
Please reserve your room at the Albany Marriott, 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY 12203, PHONE 518-458-8444. Room rate is $111.00 per night. When calling, please inform the Marriott Staff that you are with "NYSAER" to ensure receiving the conference room rate.

NEAER Newsletter -May 2015 (download)

2015 NE/AER Conference Call for Papers EXTENDED (download LETTER)

2015 Awards

NE/AER Grant Application

Download Grant Application