WILC/PILS are consumer controlled nonresidential centers for independent living, which provides information and advocacy to persons with disabilities. In addition, WILC/PILS operates a Regional Resources Development Services Program (seven counties). The goal of this Program is to develop home and community-based services and supports needed by individuals and family members who experience a disability. POSITION: […]
Putnam Independent Living Services, located in Brewster NY, is seeking a Bilingual Education and Outreach Specialist to develop collaborative partnerships within the Hispanic community to build support and trust, and meet the needs of the unserved and underserved in Putnam and Westchester Counties. Thus ensuring persons with disabilities, in all cultural groups, including students and […]
WILC is a consumer controlled, nonresidential center for independent living providing information and advocacy to persons with disabilities, their families, and individuals or agencies serving them. Our services are provided through a self-help model. POSITION: Minority Outreach Specialist SALARY: $42,000 Full Time 35 hrs./week REPORTS TO: Program Director of Minority Outreach RESPONSIBLITIES: Researches and maintains […]
In January Margaret Nunziato became the second executive director of Westchester Independent Living Center (WILC) succeeding Joe Bravo who retired after founded the organization four decades ago. Read more here: WILC_WestfairBusinessJournals_2.15.21_MediaClip (002)
9.22.2020 UNLOCKING DOORS. BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS Visit NYS Division of Human Rights to learn more about housing discrimination, breaking down barriers, fair housing rights and upcoming webinars. Sept. 25: What Does Fair Housing Mean? A panel of experts will be providing an in-depth look into how all New Yorkers with a non-employment lawful source of […]
9.15.2020 RISE UP! Community. Connection. Culture. NYAPRS Annual conference will be held virtually in recognition of the isolating consequences of social distancing and quarantine required by COVID-19 as well as our long overdue need to confront the pervasive impact of racisms in ourselves, our systems and our culture. September 22 to October 1. Visit NYAPRS […]
Click here for the list of the NYS County Board of Elections March 11, 2020 County’s are listed in alphabetical order and include the address, phone, fax and email to contact for information.
8.13.20 Looking for a getaway that packs in plenty of fun and also happens to be accessible? Visit https://www.iloveny.com/things-to-do/accessibility/ for a list of accessible attractions, lodging, and restaurants with accessible accommodations. From majestic waterfalls to captivating mansions and some of the best displays of modern art in the country, there are lots of things to […]
Full time, 35 hours per week, with benefits RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Conduct eligibility screenings to individuals seeking wavier services in the region; 2. Assist with the review and tracking of service plans and team meeting packets submitted; 3. Review, track and monitor Serious Reportable Incidents and Recordable Incidents for the LHV; 4. Review, track and monitor […]
Full time, 35 hours per week, with benefits RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Conduct eligibility screenings to individuals seeking wavier services in the region; 2. Provides information and referral to services available to individuals with disabilities in the lower Hudson Valley; 3. Assist with preparation and submission of all reports and tracking forms as needed; 4. Maintain files […]
A Resource Guide for Students with Disabilities and their Families
Documenting your child’s progress during the shutdown
Documentar el Progreso de su Hijo
Click here to watch the video Living with a Brain Injury during COVID and better understand the challenges.
Click her for the full list of the New York State County Board of Elections. County’s are listed in alphabetical order and include the address, phone, fax and email to contact for information.
The next general election will be held on November 3, 2020. Please read the info below on the dates you need to apply for an absentee ballot. Each application ballot has this information on WHEN you need to apply: This application must either be personally delivered to your county board of elections not later than […]
April 15, 2020 The Disability and Health Program is committed to providing resources and information to stakeholders supporting people with disabilities, their families, and professionals who support them.
April 16, 2020 The Social Security Administration announced today that Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipients will receive automatic Economic Impact Payments directly from the Treasury Department. Treasury anticipates these automatic payments no later than early May.
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