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…
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…
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. CMGRP, Inc. Current Keurig…
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 40th anniversary today. It was presented by Speaker Corey Johnson, who thanked us for our advocacy by and for people with disabilities. He said that the City “needs to do better” to reduce…
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