Forty-five million dollars is a small amount of money, but we need it.
Associates of the Arcs of Chemung, Schuyler and Steuben, self-advocates and family members of people with developmental disabilities rallied to show their support for increased funding in the 2017-18 state budget for pay for direct support professionals.
They can also show their support by calling (518) 474-8390 or by writing to The Honorable Andrew H. Photos in text: Arc of Chemung Executive Director Mike Doherty addresses about 100 supporters at a rally Thursday at the Arnot Mall.
It will be followed by negotiations between Cuomo and the legislature that will result in a final budget for fiscal year 2017-18. Perhaps the most moving testimony came from Marie Dean.
“This is an issue I’m committed to fight for,” O’Mara said. I urge you to do all three as soon as possible.” The governor is expected to release his preliminary budget in the next two weeks.
with design by Long & Associates Architects of Buffalo.
Construction work is being completed by Elmira Structures, Inc.
Friday, March 24, 2017, Odessa-Montour High School at p.m.
For more information about The Arc of Schuyler, a chapter of NYSARC, Inc. ODESSA, December 22 -- The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation has announced that statewide qualifying procedures for lifeguards will be held in the Finger Lakes Region on the following dates: Saturday, January 7, 2017, Odessa-Montour High School at a.m.
Person-centered services are provided with family involvement encouraged to the extent possible. Photo in text: The Arc of Schuyler's Canal Street home in Montour Falls.
The Arc of Schuyler provides 24/7 supports for people with moderate to severe developmental disabilities, including autism, many of whom need medical and/or behavioral supports.
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