The Center for Independence of the Disabled, New York's (CIDNY) goal is to ensure full integration, independence and equal opportunity for all people with disabilities by removing barriers to the social, economic, cultural and civic life of the community.
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The Access Project
WHAT'S HAPPENING THIS MONTH
Astoria Museum of the Moving Image
We will meet at main entrance of the museum at 36-01 35 Avenue (at 37 Street) Astoria, NY 11106. The museum is fully accessible for wheelchairs, offers ADL systems and service animals. Museum of the Moving Image advances the public understanding and appreciation of the art, history, technique, and technology of film, television, and digital media.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
We will meet at the accessible entrance at 81st Street & 5th Avenue. Please arrive between 3pm and 3:15pm. We will tour as a group or if you may explore on your own.
You MUST RSVP for this event by Friday May 17th at 212-674-2300 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Movie: Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Housing Clinic: Every Monday, 10am to 1:30pm
Benefits Clinic: Every Tuesday, 10am to 1:30pm
Walk In Day: Every Thursday, 10am to 3pm
Writer's Workshop: Every Thursday, 4pm to 6pm
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NEWS FROM CIDNY
Coalition to Protect the Rights of New York's Dually Eligible (CPRNYDE) releases "New York's 2012 Managed Long Term Care Report"
"My Home, Not A Nursing Home!" Rally Flyer, March 13, 2013
Analysis of ADA Compliance by Managed Long Term Care Plans in New York State
Managed Long-Term Care Accessibility Chart
Public News Service: “High Concentrations” of NY’ers with Disabilities Live in Flood Zones
United Spinal v. BOE Summary Judgment
Michelin-Starred Dovetail Restaurant Inaccessible to Disabled, Critics Say
New Jobs in NY announced by Governor Cuomo –CIDNY can help you find out how these jobs might affect your benefits.