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We are thrilled that Representative Hanabusa (HI) sent a Dear Colleague letter to the entire House of Representatives. She asked them to join her in supporting an increase in funding for Independent Living Centers. Once signatures are received, Rep. Hanabusa will submit a letter to Chairman Cole (OK) and Ranking Member DeLauro (CT) of the House …

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Did you know that you can receive relief on student loans if you have a disability?

 

Have you had an issue with your school loans? We want to hear from you!

 

We wrote a memo in support of the New York Student Loan Protection bill.

 

For people with disabilities, education is a way out of higher rates of poverty …

Fight the Dismantling of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Image

The week of March 4th, New Yorkers for Accessible Health Coverage, a project of CIDNY, submitted comments to the US Department of Labor expressing strong concerns with a proposed rule expanding Association Health Plans.
We believe that the proposed changes would negatively impact access to quality, affordable care for consumers, disrupt the individual and small business …

Please Take This Survey about Your Medication Image

Do you take medication for a chronic or rare disease? Has your insurance company forced you to switch medication?
We have previously had success working with a coalition of health care advocates to pass legislation that regulates Step Therapy in New York in 2016. We are asking for your help to pass another patient-friendly bill. In …