Mill Neck Family of Organizations
The Mill Neck Family of Organizations is dedicated to creating a world in which Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals are included, empowered, celebrated and embraced as equals through quality educational, employment, audiological and spiritual programs and services.
Mill Neck Manor School for the Deaf
Established in 1951, Mill Neck Manor School for the Deaf offers a full range of comprehensive and support services for children who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing and have other disabilities from infancy to adulthood. Mill Neck’s specially-trained staff, carefully structured programs and access to the newest technologies give students the academic knowledge and confidence they need to be successful both in and out of the classroom.
Mill Neck Interpreter Service
Mill Neck Interpreter Service (MNIS) is a non-profit agency that provides Sign Language interpreters throughout Long Island and the New York Metropolitan Area, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. With over 20 years of experience, MNIS provides a skilled, professional staff of hearing and Deaf interpreters for any situation requiring communication between Deaf and hearing people.
Lutheran Friends of the Deaf
The founding organization of the Mill Neck Family of Organizations, LFD carries out the mission of creating faith and bringing hope into the lives of the Deaf who do not have access to the Word of God— not only locally, but around the world. LFD also assists partnered churches to deliver God’s Word in Sign Language, allowing the Deaf community to serve others and spread the news of the wonderful things God has bestowed upon them.
Mill Neck Services
Mill Neck Services allows Deaf and multiply disabled adults the same access to employment and community services as their non-disabled peers with services and programs like job development, career training, supportive living and community socialization.
Mill Neck Foundation
Mill Neck Foundation for Deaf Ministry supports educational and evangelistic outreach to Deaf people of all ages nationally and around the world, with projects in China, Vietnam, Jordan, Madagascar and Kenya. The Foundation also offers special events and develops resource material, enabling Deaf ministry to flourish in churches, seminaries and church schools.
Mill Neck International
Mill Neck International (MNI) aims to be the organization that people will turn to for information and assistance with Deaf people in developing countries. MNI paves the way for others through their experience and knowledge in working with partners overseas. MNI’s mission is to collaborate with partners to mobilize the capabilities, skills and resources of and for Deaf communities worldwide to achieve their human rights to access effective communication and education for living and sustaining independent, productive and meaningful lives.