(LOCATIONS VARY: CHECK BACK OFTEN)
NO MEETINGS IN JULY & AUGUST 2017
NEXT MEETING IS:
September 19th, 9:30 – Noon
Birch Family Services
104 West 29th Street
NY Connects offers New Yorkers with disabilities the opportunity to get connected to the help they need for long-term services and supports to remain independent. For example, NY Connects can connect you to information on care options, transportation, care giving, mental health services, home safety and accessibility, household finances, supported employment and assistance in applying for Medicaid and other benefits.
OCTOBER MEETING IS:
October 17th, 9:30 – Noon
2082 Lexington Avenue,4th Floor
Martha Jackson from Mayor’s office for People with disabilities. New Employment Initiative. More details asap.
Upcoming Meetings: Details SOON:
November Meeting: 11/17/17, 9:30, Birch Family Services
December Meeting: 12/17/17, 9:30, AHRC NYC, 83 Maiden Lane
Manhattan Developmental Disabilities Council:
Where Advocates, Self-Advocates, Families, Providers, New York State & New York City representatives meet to share insights & events.
We are an official advisory body to the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, to the New York State Office For People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD), and the Manhattan Developmental Disabilities Services Office .We meet monthly to assess and identify needs of the Manhattan Community. We address all areas of concern in relation to existing services and needed services for people with ID / DD and their families. Visit ABOUT US in our website: www.manhattanddcouncil.org