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CP of NYS Annual Conference Session Highlight

The CP of NYS Annual Conference will take place October 15-17 at the Saratoga Hilton Hotel in Saratoga Springs. Hundreds of people from across the state will attend the event offering sessions on issues critical to people with disabilities, their families and staff from all 24 CP of NYS Affiliates.

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CP of NYS Medical Directors Council Clinical Care Conference Scheduled For November In Saratoga

The Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State (CP of NYS) Medical Directors’ Council is conducting a conference entitled Multi-Disciplinary Clinical Care For Patients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities on Friday November 16th at the Embassy Suites in Saratoga Springs, NY. This first of its kind event will begin with a Keynote Address by Dr. Steven Perlman, a Clinical Professor of Pediatric Dentistry at the Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine

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Socialization Is An Important Component Of Work Environment

Below is a story in today’s Times Union newspaper on NYSID’s new CEO and the Center for Disability Services’  NYSID contract Mail Fulfillment Center.

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NYS Approves Marijuana As Alternative To Opioids

A bill signed into law on Monday codifies recent state regulations that allow doctors to prescribe medical marijuana in lieu of opioids for acute pain management.

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Activist Contends Sex Offenders Placed In Group Homes

An activist says he has identified at least 25 registered sex offenders being housed at state-run homes and facilities for people with developmental disabilities.

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CP of NYS, New York City Ballet Bring World-Class Dance Training To People With Disabilities

New York City Ballet (NYCB) Artists Ashley Laracey and Adrian Danchig-Waring conducted a dance workshop for children with disabilities July 21, at the Gideon Putnam Hotel in Saratoga Springs. Accompanied by NYCB Musician Nancy McDill, the two world-renowned dancers led 19 participants in ballet-based warm-up and movement combinations inspired by the NYCB’s Romeo + Juliet, and included a lively performance for family and friends.

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Our thanks to all involved for making this event so special.

 

 

NYS Allows Saving For People With Disabilities

NY ABLE makes it possible for people with disabilities, or their family members to save money without disqualifying them for necessary federal benefits.

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