NYDA Applauds Gov Cuomo And Others For Including Individuals With Intellectual/Development In Phase 1A

New York Disability Advocates (NYDA) today applauded Governor Cuomo and his administration for including individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD). Continue Reading →

On International Day Of Persons With Disabilities, NYC: Atwork Employment Program Receives The Zero Project Award

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Commissioner Victor Calise today announced that the Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities innovative employment program, NYC: ATWORK, has received the Zero Project Award for 2021. Continue Reading →

Brewer Finds Few Pedestrian Curbs Near Accessible Subway Stations In Compliance With ADA Standards

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, with the assistance of the Center for Independence of the Disabled, New York (CIDNY), released a report today that finds serious shortcomings regarding pedestrian ramps that are located near subway stations that are accessible from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →