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Critics Voice Concerns About Justice Center in News Article

…“the fear of prolonged and intimidating investigations, false allegations, and unavoidable violations of policy negatively affected (staff) practice and contributed to staff turnover.” They also learned that organizations suffered “serious staffing challenges and increased costs of overtime and administrative management of compliance.”

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Inclusion for people with disabilities focus of Rochester medical conference

Presenters will cover topics from dementia in people with disabilities, to colonoscopies for adults who have intellectual disabilities, and the obstacles to accessing dental care faced by people with disabilities. Many of the sessions will also focus on successes in the field.

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NYU Opens New Dentistry Oral Health Center for People with Disabilities

Metro Community Health Centers is working with New York University at the new  Oral Health Center for People With Disabilities at NYU to increase dental care for people with disabilities and provide training for dental students in how to treat people with disabilities.

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CP Unlimited, Cooper Union Collaboration Takes 3rd Prize in Statewide Competition

NYS college engineering students collaborated with NYSID Member Agencies, including CP Unlimited, formerly CP of NYS Metro Services, to develop inventions that help improve the vocational lives of workers with disabilities.

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Boy with CP Proves Soccer is For All

CP Soccer is an organization that started in the New York metro area in September 2017 and now has five teams in New York City, New Jersey, the mid-Atlantic region, Houston and South Florida.

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Justice Center Announces Regional Conferences

The conferences are for provider agencies as well as individuals receiving services, families, peer advocates and other interested stakeholders .

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More than your average sitcom

Special is a new TV show about to debut that is by, and about a man with CP.

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Is New York State’s budget fair to direct care?

Under the new state budget, funding for direct support professionals will increase, but the budget does not include a cost of living adjustment for the organizations that are facing a staffing crisis because of a lack of funding from NYS.

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A Film About Perseverance

You might be interested in this inspiring  documentary about an individual with Cerebral Palsy. Cameron Sluggett lives a nomadic lifestyle that differs from society’s standards..  Known for his positive attitude, technical knowledge, and work ethic, he is one of a kind, and at 24, has grown 5 businesses.

View the movie trailer to the documentary HERE

If you would like to know more contact the film maker, Soren Dickens at soren@platinumpeek.com