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We challenge ourselves to seek new opportunities, create more jobs and provide more services to those in need.
Plastics
Right now, the property in Richmond Hill, Queens, is an industrial facility. With your help, we’re transforming it into a place to call home.
Home. Made. In the heart of New York.
We work tirelessly to create aspirational careers for people who are visually impaired.
Employment
Alphapointe Closes On Purchase of Future Home in Queens
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We manufacture the highest quality products in our state of the art ISO:9001 certified facilities.
Products and Services
We are there to support you at the onset of vision loss and throughout the journey.
Vision Services
We offer rehabilitation and education services that help you continue to live independently and with dignity.
Rehabilitation Services

Empowering people with vision loss to achieve their goals and aspirations.

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Vision for Life
Through our foundation, manufacturing, retail and professional services, Alphapointe provides employment and support for people who are visually impaired.

Our History
With over 400 employees, we are one of the largest employers of people with visual disabilities in the United States. Our main operations are located in Kansas City, Missouri and Brooklyn, New York.

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Our History
With over 400 employees, we are the third largest employers of people who are blind in the United States. Our main operations are located in Kansas City, Missouri and Brooklyn, New York.



Latest Alphapointe News
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Alphapointe Earns 2017 Employment Growth Award From National Industries for the Blind

  Award Honors Success in Sustaining and Increasing Employment For People Who Are Blind January 24, 2018, Kansas City, MO ~ Alphapointe was honored by National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, with the 2017 Employment Growth Award. The award recognizes Alphapointe’s outstanding efforts to increase employment
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Meet Steve Cranford, Alphapointe’s Newest Board Member

Alphapointe is pleased to announce the addition of Steve Cranford as a new member of the Board of Directors. Steve co-founded Whisper, a New York-based agency creating reputation-building brand, content, communications and media assets. Today he serves as Creative Chairman and CEO. On behalf of clients such as Real Madrid Club de Fútbol, NBC Universal,
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Why Are Refreshable Braille Displays Important?

by Helen Hahn (Braille & Written Language Instructor at Alphapointe) “I would like to begin by stating that I am one of the lucky ones. I was fortunate enough to have earned the majority of my education prior to the development of adaptive technology for the blind. Although, the number or the amount of materials
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Vision Services

We help people with vision loss maintain their independence.


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Our Foundation

We empower people with vision loss to live, work and be independent.


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Products and Services

We are one of the largest employers of people with vision loss in the United States.


Our Values

Accountability and Conduct

Excellence and Integrity

Service and Responsibility

Initiative and Teamwork

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