CIDNY Receives 40th Anniversary Proclamation from NYC Council Image
NYC council members presenting representatives of CIDNY with a proclamation.
The Center for Independence of the Disabled, New York (CIDNY for short) was honored with a proclamation from NYC Council for our 4oth anniversary today. It was presented by Speaker Corey Johnson, who thanked us for our advocacy by and for people with disabilities and said that the City “needs to do better” to reduce…
Yes We CAN: CIDNY Action Network Members Share Their Experiences, Featuring Elizabeth Melas Image
Elizabeth with other staff and advocates in Albany for Lobby Day.
For this series, students from Hunter College interviewed CIDNY Action Network members and staff about their work with us and what brought them to organizing. Author Nadia Guennouni is currently working towards her Masters in Mental Health Counseling. Elizabeth Melas was born and raised primarily in Greece as an American citizen living abroad, until she…
Hands Off SNAP (again) Image
The House of Representatives won’t take the hint. They Voted to Take Away SNAP and FAILED – thanks to you! Now they want to try again. We did it once, we can do it again! Join Center for Independence of the Disabled, NY and other advocacy groups across the country for a National SNAP Call-In Day today, Wednesday,…
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