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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…
Helen Ha to Retire Image
Helen Ha, a Benefits Counselor at CIDNY for 10 years, is retiring in February. Helen is a native Chinese speaker and a great asset for her ability to connect with the Asian American community in NYC. She plans to babysit her first granddaughter, to travel (including a visit to her native China), and to be…
Michael’s Story Image
I moved into my first apartment in Westchester when I turned 21. I was excited to finally have my own place as I was the youngest of three children growing up in a small house in Bellerose, Queens. I was diagnosed with Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis in 2000 and my disease was progressing. The four…
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