Rutgers University Foundation

Vision Rehabilitation & Resources
Brunswick, NJ, USA
Project Title: A Peer Support Mental Health Program for People Living with Blindness or Low Vision Website:

About the Grantee

Created in 1973, the Rutgers University Foundation advances Rutgers’ pursuit of excellence in education, research, and public service. The foundation provide sthe bridge between donors and the schools and programs, faculty, and students that make up this university to help to match caring people with satisfying and meaningful opportunities to make gifts that have an impact on Rutgers.

Purpose of the Grant

To support Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care (UBHC) in launching a peer tele-support mental health program for New York City and Northern New Jersey residents who are blind or visually impaired




24 months

Grant Regions

NYC Metro Area