“The New York Disability Advocates (NYDA) applauds Governor Hochul for including New York’s healthcare and human services sectors in her 2022 State of the State address today.
Victims Rights groups, the Grieving Families Act Coalition, Maternal Health organizations, gun violence prevention advocates, members of bereaved families.
Approximately 7,000 NYC public school students who are classified with Emotional Disability (ED) and have a wide range of mental health issues are facing extensive discrimination.
The New York Community Trust today announced nearly $10.1 million in grants to 64 nonprofits dedicated to improving the lives of New Yorkers and enhancing quality of life throughout the city and beyond.
NYC Mayor Adams and NYC Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) Commissioner Jess Dannhauser today announced the launch of the city’s first-ever Juvenile Justice Advisory Board.
New York City Comptroller Brad Lander hosted a disability justice roundtable earlier this week at his office in 1 Centre Street to address accessibility concerns in New York City.
Many from Harlem to the Hudson saw a significant increase in their utility bills last winter.
Last year the Trust gave $6+ Million In Grants To 37 Nonprofits, this year the New York Community Trust has announced $6.6 million in grants to 35 nonprofits working to meet the pressing needs of New Yorkers across the city.
Non-profit providers of supports to New Yorkers with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD) and advocates for individuals with I/DD applauded the passage of the FY 2021-2022 State Budget.
The New York Community Trust has announced $9.9 million in grants to 53 nonprofits, so they can make progress in the fight against COVID-19 and help the city become more resilient and equitable.
Non-profit providers of supports to New Yorkers with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD) were joined today by over 1,000 advocates.
New York Disability Advocates (NYDA) today applauded New York’s congressional delegation for passing the American Rescue Plan.
The New York Community Trust has announced $8.1 million in grants to 43 nonprofits.
Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities (MOPD) Commissioner Victor Calise announced a series of events during October 2019.
Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the appointment of three new members to the Board of the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), including one current public housing resident.