Supporting Parents, Families and Professionals

Supporting Parents, Families and Professionals

To empower individuals with disabilities to reach their full potential.

PROMISE

PROMISE

Promoting the Readiness of Minors in Supplemental Security Income

Education and Resources

Education and Resources

To effectively communicate with professionals to successfully advocate for children.

Support. Educate. Connect. Empower.

Support. Educate. Connect. Empower.

We Provide 1-On-1 Support and Education on Disabilities, Special Education and Services.

    • Comments Please

      Comments Please

      The Office for People With Developmental Disabilities is pleased to announce the extension of the opportunity for public comment on the 1915 (c) Comprehensive Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Waiver Renewal.   In response to stakeholder requests for additional review time, the public comment period will now be open through March 4, 2016.

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    • Workshop Spotlight

      Workshop Spotlight

      What to do about challenging behavior
      Thursday, February 11, 2016, 6–8 pm
      The purpose of this workshop is to help parents recognize the early signs of conflict and put in place ideas/plans to better manage the conflict to prevent it from turning into a full blown storm.

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    • Your opinion

      Your opinion

      Are you a parent of a young person with a disability between the ages of 14 and 26?
       
      NYS Transition Partners needs your help to better understand your experience with the transition process for students with disabilities here in New York. What’s going well? What isn’t going so well? What needs improvement?

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    News

    • Early Intervention Partners Training Project

      Parent Network News

      Thursday, February 4, 2016

      The Early Intervention Partners Training Project helps parents of young children with disabilities become involved in Early Intervention Program leadership activities.  The training sessions provide information, resources, and skill-building activities designed to increase parent advocacy andmore

    • New York State Partners in Policymaking

      Parent Network News

      Wednesday, February 3, 2016

      NYS Partners in Policymaking is an innovative leadership training opportunity for self-advocates and parents/family members of individuals with developmental disabilities

    • First Annual Career College and Occupational Trades Fair

      Parent Network News

      Wednesday, February 3, 2016

      ACCES-VR and Erie 1 BOCES are collaborating to bring you an exciting event for your Junior and Senior students with disabilities who will be exiting with a diploma and/or a CDOS Credential.

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