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NYS Senator, Chuck Schumer: Support hazard pay for essential workers

Published via Newsday is a message from NYS Senator, Charles Schumer, arguing that the Heroes Fund legislation must be included in the next round of emergency relief in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, which has devastated residents with intellectual and developmental disabilities across the state , as well as the essential workers who support them.
By |2020-04-16T14:36:29-04:00April 16th, 2020|Press|

Queens Daily Eagle: Through tragedy, group home staff show up for New Yorkers with disabilities

COVID-19 has taken the lives of group home staff members, leaving behind heartbroken colleagues who still report to work every day, even as they deal with their own grief. This article from the Queens Daily Eagle shares the stories and heroic efforts of AHRC NYC's Residential Services staff as they care for their residents with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
By |2020-04-13T20:46:32-04:00April 13th, 2020|General Interest, Press|

40th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner

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.
By |2020-02-10T13:28:29-05:00February 10th, 2020|General Interest, Press|
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