A message from our executive director

As you know, our field has been dealing with cuts and rate freezes for the past several years. While it has been difficult to manage, we have been able to do so without compromising quality or cutting services. This year is different. The Governor just proposed a 6 % cut to all OPWDD Services in…

Attention Autism Community

On November 1, 2011 our governor signed a law mandating insurance plans to cover Applied Behavior Analysis therapy for people with autism.  On October 31, 2012 the New York State Division of Financial Services enacted temporary regulations that canceled this coverage for almost every child with autism in New York State. The temporary regulations will…