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INCLUDEnyc | Access for young adults with disabilities

April 2019

News & resources

Disability and Culture

ReelAbilities Film Festival features movies by, about those with disabilities

Reforming Elections without Excluding Disabled Voters
Center for American Progress

Services and Systems

New York State is redefining disabilities--literally
NYN Media

OPWDD Overview

Application Process for OPWDD Services

Care Coordination Organization Contact Sheet

Self-Direction Contact Sheet


Ahead of first anniversary in office, Carranza talks SHSAT, a pre-K strike and his turnaround strategy

Center for kids with disabilities to expand program for Spanish speakers to Sunset
Brooklyn Reporter


Independent Living

Disability rights advocates win ruling over lack of NYC subway elevators


Equal Start for Children Begins with Equal Pay for their Teachers
Citizens’ Committee for Children

Summer Youth Employment Program

Science and Technology

Developing tech for, and with, people with disabilities
MIT News

Using Text to Speech Technology To Assist Dyslexic Students

The power of technology for people with disabilities


Upcoming events & workshops

New York City 

April 10: Autism and Wandering Discussion and Q&A, INCLUDEnyc

April 13: Understanding Diploma Options and Pathways, INCLUDEnyc

April 17: Introduction to Transition Planning, INCLUDEnyc

April 18: Understanding Your Child's IEP, INCLUDEnyc

May 8: Working While Receiving SSI, INCLUDEnyc


Western New York

April 13: Hands On Assistive Technology Workshop

April 23: How to Protect My Child’s Future Through Guardianship, Wills and Trusts

April 25: Life After High School-Support Systems and Having a Plan

April 30: Sexuality and Students with Disabilities

Finger Lakes

April 25: The Whole Child (A.M Session)

April 25: The Whole Child (P.M Session)

May 8: Team Up for Positive Change

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