As team captain of the Sioux City Musketeers, Brady Ferner bears many responsibilities within the team. But none more important than playing the role of big brother.
NYS Senate says two year All Funds tax revenue forecast is $1.471 billion above the Governor’s projection.
Kerry Delaney, Acting Commissioner of OPWDD along with her team, visited the Upstate Cerebral Palsy Tradewinds Children’s Residential Program (CRP) recently. The program, along with a similar program at Developmental Disabilities Institute and The Center for Discovery in Sullivan County, are working together as the Centers of Excellence in the Care and Treatment of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Complex Disabilities. Read more about the project HERE.
Louis Tehan (center), President & CEO of Upstate CP, talks with OPWDD Commissioner Kerry Delaney (2nd from right) during tour of Upstate CP’s Tradewinds CRP.
A critic of the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities won a federal lawsuit last year affirming his right to criticize the agency he works for, lawyers for the state are seeking to overturn that jury verdict.
Opponents include the Catholic Church and some disability rights groups, which have expressed concerns that terminally ill patients may feel coerced into ending their lives too early,