Projects & Initiatives

    New York Housing Resource Center

    The New York Housing Resource Center (HRC) for People with Intellectual / Developmental Disabilities was developed by NYSACRA with funds received through the Balancing Incentive Program grant (BIP). The HRC acts as a clearinghouse for information and resources for the housing professional across ...

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    Shared Living Toolkit

    A toolkit for providing shared living in New York State: Click Here to Download

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    Learning Institute

    Learning Institute on Innovation and Individualized Supports for Persons with Complex Needs - A Learning History Final Report: Click Here to View

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    Marist College Partnership

    Founded in 1977, NYSACRA provided not-for-profit service provider agencies with the opportunity to meet and share ideas while the development of community residences for people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities was in its infancy. NYSACRA also began building bridges to governmen...

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    College of Direct Support

    Announcing the Summer Session of The College of Direct Support to Start: July 01, 2017 NYSACRA is pleased to announce the Summer session of The College of Direct Support will begin July 01, 2017. NYSACRA has designed a guide to core competency online learning called Investing in a Professional Wo...

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    Regional Centers for Workforce Transformation

    The RCWT are regional collaborations that were established in 2013 with the mission of advancing the practice of the NYS Code of Ethics and the Core Competencies among the state’s Direct Support Professionals and to assist agencies in building DSP capacity in the changing service landscape w...

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    Transformation Project - NYSRA

    Transformation 2.0 is the natural evolution of the NYSRA Transformation Project and funded through the original OPWDD-issued Balancing Incentive Program grant. Originally designed to provide intensive technical assistance to the 12 NYSRA member agencies, the NYSRA Transformation Project has now bee...

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