In October, Self-advocates receiving services through Staten Island Day Habilitation Without Walls's Futures Program voiced their concerns and frustrations at the Metropolitan Transit Authority Board Meeting.
In October, students and alumni from AHRC New York City's Melissa Riggio Higher Education Program led two presentations at the Student Leadership Conference at Syracuse University.
On November 19, 2018, AHRC NYC's Adult Day Services department showed its appreciation for staff members who change lives by supporting people to become independent travelers.
Hosted at the ARTViews Gallery at Montefiore Medical Center, the "Our Stories" exhibit provided artists creating artwork through AHRC NYC's ArTech with an opportunity to share their work.
Join us for a free workshop about Dating, Relationships and Sexuality for people with disabilities.
On the eve of Thanksgiving, AHRC NYC's CEO, Marco R. Damiani expresses his gratitude for companies that embrace inclusion and diversity in the workforce.
In October, the first meeting of the Outdoor Adventure Club was held in the natural setting of Palisades Interstate Park.
Salesforce Partners with AHRC NYC’s Manhattan Pre-Vocation to Spur Creativity and Provide Marketing Advice
Corporate volunteers from Salesforce visited AHRC New York City's Manhattan Pre-Vocation program to assist with unique art projects and provide advice on how to market creative works to the public.
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.
Levy Restaurant Group has made hiring people with I/DD a priority and has made disability inclusion a key hiring initiative at new locations.
Compliance staff were thanked for their ongoing efforts to help the organization to maintain compliance during a special luncheon held at AHRC NYC Headquarters.
Recently recognized at its annual NDEAM Breakfast, David Stone has found a job that sparks his passions, working as a Marketing Assistant for AHRC NYC's Employment and Business Services department.
Ned Bealy has overcome a stuttering issue on his way to a successful job with software giant Salesforce.
Andrew Kaen has found personal and professional success at AiCure
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.
Volunteers participating in AHRC NYC's ONE-for-ONE program share their thoughts about the experiences they have had while partnering with people with disabilities.
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.
Aspiring writers and self-advocates from AHRC NYC's Staten Island Day Habilitation Without Walls recently toured the headquarters of their local newspaper, The Staten Island Advance.
AHRC New York City was recently featured in a Fox 5 news segment regarding employment of people on the autism spectrum and the technology field.
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.
AHRC NYC In the News: The Rockaway Times Covers Breast Cancer Awareness Event at Far Rockaway Center
On October 11, 2018, The Rockaway Times published an article about the Breast Cancer Awareness Day event, recently hosted at AHRC New York City's Far Rockaway Center.