In October, dozens of athletes of all abilities were on their marks at the 2018 Track and Field Meet organized by Adult Day Services programs.
Compliance staff were thanked for their ongoing efforts to help the organization to maintain compliance during a special luncheon held at AHRC NYC Headquarters.
Luke Weber and Joseph Lodisptoo exemplify the ideals of National Disability Employment Awareness Month through their hard work at law-firm Brick and Patel LLP.
In October, Far Rockaway Day Center opened its doors to its neighbors and other AHRC New York City programs as it hosted the first of its kind Breast Cancer Awareness Day, to raise awareness and to provide potentially life-saving information.
Representatives from the Council on Quality and Leadership visited AHRC New York City in October as part of AHRC NYC’s path to receiving CQL’s Person-Centered Excellence Re-Accreditation.
People receiving services at AHRC NYC's Howie Stone Adult Day Center were encouraged to use their imaginations as they explored the theme of being a hero, as part of a collaboration with the Blue Bus Project.
Held in Albany, NY on October 11th and 12th The Arc New York’s Fall 2018 Board of Governors meeting featured artists from our chapter, the election of the new Board President and important conversations about challenges in the field of disabilities services.
Janice Bartley, Advocacy Specialist for AHRC NYC, was a featured speaker at the Center for Urban Pedagogy's Annual Benefit.
AHRC NYC Leadership thanked staff for their valued work on new initiatives for the organization, at an event held in Lower Manhattan.
Through engaging discussions held across New York City, AHRC NYC staff facilitated conversations between all stakeholders about what's going well, what's not going so well, and what direction we [AHRC NYC] are going in the future.
People Supported at AHRC NYC's Cyril Weinberg Day Center joined forces with volunteers from KIND snack corporation to beautify the center's garden.
Job Coach, Crucelina Motta LaSalle, supports people with disabilities as they perform their daily job functions.
Community Support Professional, Tanya Lee, loves her job, and takes great pride in the successes of the people she supports as they practice their communication skills.
Direct Support Professional, Alricka Francis's initiatives at Bellerose Residence include a recycling program, gardening, cooking, and accompanying residents during their trips to community engagement activities.
People receiving services and supports through AHRC NYC's Joseph T. Weingold Adult Day Center assemble thank you gift bags for the Direct Support Professionals who impact their lives each day.
Community Support Professional, Natalya Kravtsova, encourages healthy lifestyles as she supports people with disabilities.
On Friday, August 10, 2018, readers congregated at AHRC NYC Headquarters to discuss which books they have read over the past few months.
People from AHRC NYC's Adult Day Services joined together to honor the work of Suzanne Caiazzo-Gold with an extravagant musical production.
In early August, Christopher Siani of AHRC NYC's Melissa Riggio Higher Education Program at CSI threw out the first pitch at Staten Island Yankees game.
In June, AHRC NYC's Project Search programs commenced with a special graduation ceremony.
AHRC NYC joined forces with dozens of other disability groups to mark the fourth annual Disability Pride Parade.
On Friday, July 20th, 2018, New York City Council Member, Diana Ayala visited AHRC New York City’s SHREDability headquarters.
Artists from Kings Highway Day Center had their work displayed at Lubna Choklat’s Foyer Vintage Store.
Over 400 people rallied to raise awareness of the crisis affecting special education schools.
AHRC New York City became one of the developmental disability groups to march in the LGBTQ Pride Parade.