How to Get Food Help Image

Are you or someone you know looking for food help this holiday season?
CIDNY can help New Yorkers with disabilities connect to food pantries in your neighborhood and/or apply for long term food help.
Low income New Yorkers with disabilities can get food help through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps). Low income seniors might qualify for …

Get a NY Connects Benefits Checkup Image

NY Connects at CIDNY is the trusted place to go for free, unbiased information about services, resources, and supports for New Yorkers of all ages and with any type of disability.
Counselors at NY Connects provide guidance and coordination for participants with disabilities as they go through eligibility and assessment processes for benefits and services. They can …

Tell Your Senators to Uphold Disability Rights by Opposing the Nomination of Judge Kavanaugh Image

CIDNY joins AAPD and others in opposing the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Supreme Court. Judge Kavanaugh’s previous rulings and statements on health care, self-determination, employment, and education threaten the rights of all Americans with disabilities.

The Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law lists 10 Reasons People with Disabilities Should Oppose Judge …

Job Opportunities for People with Disabilities Image

These employers are making good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified people with disabilities. CIDNY is presenting this information for the benefit of New Yorkers with disabilities who are seeking jobs. We have not examined each opportunity or employer and will do our best to keep these listings current. Click here for opportunities …

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