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    Self-Direction Frequently Asked Questions

    TOPICS: Billing and Reporting Questions Employment Related Questions Service Eligibility Questions Service Provision Questions Financial and PRA Related Questions Service and Budget Approval Process Questions Miscellanous Questions Frequently Asked Que...

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    Supported Decision Making & Alternatives to Guardianship

    Supported Decision- Making & Alternatives to Guardianship What is supported decision-making? Supported decision-making is not a strange, new thing, but rather a process by which a person with an intellectual or developmental disability can be supported in making his or her own decisions. Suppo...

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    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 UPDATE: Our Shared Living Toolkit Now Addresses Tax Treatment of Wages In January, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2014-7, which addressed what the IRS has for decades called Difficulty of Care (...

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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

    New York Alliance Academic Partnership with Marist College Click Here to Learn More About the Marist Academic Partnership In 2018 two amazing organizations, NYSACRA and NYSRA, joined together to form one powerful voice for people with disabilities. The New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innov...

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    College of Direct Support

    New York Alliance of Inclusion and Innovation is pleased to announce the Spring session of the College of Direct Support will begin March 01, 2018. NY Alliance has designed a guide to core competency online learning called Investing in a Professional Workforce. The guide provides an overview of the...

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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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