Helen Keller Services (HKS,) an organization that provides people who are blind, visually impaired or have combined hearing and vision loss with opportunities to live full and enriching lives, will celebrate its 125th anniversary in 2018.
Join The Gouverneur Parents' Association presents its 21st Annual Seminar, with an open discussion on topics impacting families of people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities.
In February the Richmond County Savings Foundation announced its donation of $25,000 to AHRC New York City's EBS - Staten Island facility, to be used for technological improvements that will help people to prepare for and gain employment.
#ReelAbilitiesNY is happening this March 8-14! Check out films by and about people with disabilities.
Join Pace University and the Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems for a film festival marathon featuring short films respecting autonomy and empowerment of people with disabilities.
The stars of AHRC NYC on Broadway collected donations for Toys for Tots.
Mei Zhi Zhaung and Pascual Santiago are valued employees of BCCO NYC, a family-owned printing business that has created a welcoming work environment that supports people with disabilities to enhance their skills.
In December, self-advocate, Janice Bartley, presented at The School of Visual Arts’ (SVA) Disability Awareness Training for a group of future art therapists who will soon be graduating from the school’s Art Therapy Master’s program.
Six sports fans from AHRC New York City's Employment and Business Services - Manhattan met at Brookfield Place in lower Manhattan for the last Sports Talk group meeting of 2017 on Friday, December 15th.
Attend one of the upcoming informational meetings for AHRC NYC members, families of people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities, professionals and friends.
Sing for Hope donated one of their famous pianos to AHRC Middle High School and formally christened the instrument with a ceremony on Thursday, December 14th.
Save the Date for AHRC NYC's 69th Annual Dinner - Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Grand Hyatt New York
On Friday, November 3, 2017, students at Hostos Community College welcomed guest speaker Bernard Carabello, a self-advocate and disability activist.
On December 4th, people from all across the borough of Brooklyn joined with elected officials and the Brooklyn Developmental Disabilities Council (BDDC) to hold their first #BFair2DirectCare rally on the season at St. Francis College.
Scores of people involved with AHRC NYC's ArTech gathered at the facility to celebrate its one-year anniversary on Friday, December 1st.
Musical performances held at Broadway’s Jerry Orbach Theater on December 6th and 13th, 2017 delighted audiences with the talents of performers with disabilities and professional Broadway actors.
New York State Partners in Policymaking is a leadership development program that helps people with intellectual/developmental disabilities and family members to build and apply solid advocacy skills. Apply today!
AHRC NYC bids farewell to Chief Operating Officer, Michael Decker, who is moving on to become Executive Director at Eden Autism Services in Princeton, New Jersey.
Gary Lind, AHRC New York City’s outgoing Executive Director, celebrated his retirement with dozens of employees, Board members, and people supported at AHRC NYC Headquarters on Wednesday, November 15th.
On Friday, November 17, 2017, AHRC New York City's Employment & Business Services department held a special celebration for David Jackson, an employee who goes above and beyond every day.
AHRC NYC staff highlight the opportunities that our community partnerships have provided to people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities and their families.
Michael's art supply store honors Tamara Jefferson for her outstanding work.
Gilda Lindenblatt was treated to an 80th birthday celebration at Pace University, a longtime community partner of AHRC NYC, Dr. James Lawler said that they have been recognizing Gilda’s birthday at the school for several years.
AHRC New York City’s Joseph T. Weingold Day Center teamed up with Mechosystems to collect donations for those in need in Puerto Rico following the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria.
Throughout Lee Cornwell’s lifetime, he has perfected the art of model train construction. He shares his hobby and insights into his dedication to model trains.