Official Guidance Documents from federal, state, and local authorities, for reference purposes.
AHRC New York City’s Residential Services staff has exceeded the call of duty since the beginning of the Coronavirus crisis in New York City.
American Healthcare Leader's Sara Verdi profiles AHRC New York City's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Amy West.
SARTAC has created an 8-page booklet about the Coronavirus, using plain language and illustrations to keep people with disabilities healthy during this national crisis.
We want to assure you that we at AHRC NYC are staying informed and are in touch with the NYC and State Departments of Health and the CDC, and are following their recommendations about the Coronavirus.
The crew of AHRC NYC TV News is finding a passion for journalism, and learning tricks of the trade from its founder, Edwardo Grispo.
Please read Dennis Slattery's article from today's edition of NY Daily News. New York Disability Advocates (NYDA), the new State-wide consortium of provider of IDD associations, of which AHRC New York City is a founding member, continues to strongly advocate for the funds needed to strengthen the OPWDD non-profit provider system.
AHRC New York City was recognized as the Nonprofit of the Night at the Brooklyn Nets game held on January 31, 2020.
In November, 2019, people receiving services through AHRC NYC's Dorothy and Michael Styler Center held an intimate theater performance for family and friends at the Bronx Academy of Art and Dance (BAAD!).
The 40th Anniversary Thurman Munson Awards Dinner supporting the AHRC New York City Foundation brought together world-class athletes, sports and local media figures, New York City business leaders, and people supported by and employed by AHRC NYC in a night dedicated to the memory of one the city’s most legendary sportsmen.
A survey released by advocates on Monday, February 10th underlines the financial hardships of providers of services for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Gleyber Torres visited AHRC NYC programs to learn more about the mission of AHRC NYC, and services made possible through donations received by the AHRC New York City Foundation.
AHRC New York City expressed its gratitude to hundreds of staff members celebrating longevity milestones and continuous excellence in their daily work with its first annual Staff Recognition Day.
AHRC NYC commemorates Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday with its second annual Day of Service.
News 12 Brooklyn: AHRC Praises MTA Pilot Project Bringing Accessibility to Jay Street-MetroTech Station
News 12 Brooklyn broadcast a story about a new accessibility project underway at the Jay Street-MetroTech subway station in downtown Brooklyn, for travelers of all abilities. Self-advocates supported by AHRC NYC toured the station, providing their impressions.
AHRC New York City hosted legislators, self-advocates, and parents in meetings held in each borough during November and December 2019.
People with intellectual and other developmental disabilities will give back to the community on Martin Luther King Day.
Self-Advocates from AHRC NYC toured the Jay Street-MetroTech subway station in downtown Brooklyn to experience the station's new accessibility features.
Betty Pendler New York League rang in the holidays with a festival of music and dance at the historic Nuyorican Poets Café in Manhattan’s Lower East Side.
ASN Article: Learning Neurodiversity in a College Program for Middle / High School Students with ASD
The Winter 2020 edition of Autism Spectrum News (page 27) contains an article about Pace University's outreach program with the AHRC Middle / High School, (MHS) in which Pace students mentor MHS students with ASD to create personalized projects related to geography using virtual reality sites on the internet.
In October, MTA New York City Transit launched a pilot Accessible Station Lab at the busy Jay Street-Metrotech station in downtown Brooklyn. NYCT staff are evaluating public feedback from travelers who are using the station's "living lab" to see its potential to make subway stations more accessible for riders of all abilities.
ASN Article: Mental Health News Education, Inc. Announces Honorees of Upcoming Leadership Awards Reception
The Winter 2020 edition of Autism Spectrum News (page 17) contains a special announcement about AHRC New York City's CEO, Marco Damiani, who is among the list of four prominent leaders who will be honored at Mental Health News Education, Inc.'s Leadership Awards Reception in June, at the NYU Kimmel Center.
ASN Article: How Mobile Technology Groups Benefit People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
The Winter 2020 edition of Autism Spectrum News (page 10) includes an article by AHRC New York City's Technology Deployment Specialist/Trainer, Charles Umaña, who works with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to use new technologies to achieve their own chosen goals.
With its 70th Anniversary Meeting from November 14th through November 16th, The Arc New York celebrated seven decades of supporting people with I/DD and their families.
AHRC New York City residences took part in an experience of a lifetime, sailing on a seven-day cruise to Florida and the Bahamas.