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    Welcome to the New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation’s website. Our organization is committed to improving the lives of people with disabilities and we do this through advocacy, education and training, technical assistance and advancing sound public policy.

    The New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation (New York Alliance) envisions a society where individuals with disabilities are contributing citizens with equal rights and the ability to live full, productive and meaningful lives.

    To serve as a catalyst for positive change and leading resource for individuals with disabilities, their families, and the organizations supporting them. 
    We do this through: 
    • Advocacy 
    • Education & Training 
    • Technical Assistance & Practice Improvement 
    • Advancing Sound Public Policy

    Learn more about the New York Alliance for Inclusion & Innovation

    Upcoming Events & Meetings

    New York City Regional Meeting

    December 19, 2018 | 10:00 AM

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    NYC: Evolutionary Change in Employment Supports: Vocational Engagement Model

    January 29, 2019 | 1:00 PM

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    2019 Legislative & Policy Forum

    February 11, 2019 | 11:00 AM

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    Projects & Initiatives

    College of Direct Support: Investing in a Professional Workforce - A Guide to Core Competency Online Learning

    Learning Institute on Innovation and Individualized Supports for Persons with Complex Needs: A Learning History Final Report

    Managed Care Community of Practice: A project of the New York Alliance preparing the intellectual and developmental disability field in New York State for the transition to managed care.

    Marist College Partnership: Special Tuition Pricing for Members

    New York Housing Resource Center: A Central Depository for Housing & Housing Related Services & Resources

    Regional Centers for Workforce Transformation: Supporting New York DSPs in the Field of I/DD

    Risk and Safety Management: The Risk and Safety Management initiative is designed to provide tools and resources to assist your organization to better manage potential risk.

    Self-Direction Frequently Asked Questions: Frequently Asked Questions for providers of Self-Directed Services, Brokers and Fiscal Intermediaries.

    Supported Decision Making: The supported decision making model is being piloted as an alternative to Guardianship.

    Shared Living Toolkit: Providing the Very Specific "How-To's" of Developing and Supporting Shared Living

    Transformation Project: Offering Enhanced Technical Assistance for All New York State Agencies Providing Employment Supports to Individuals with DD

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