Welcome to the New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation's Center for Innovation & Learning

    New York Alliance’s Center for Innovation & Learning incorporates the NYSACRA Training Academy and NYSRA Rehabilitation Research and Training Institute (RRTI) education, resources, research and technical assistance.

    The Center is dedicated to promoting knowledge exchange activities as a convener, catalyst and clearinghouse in the field of disability supports and services in New York State.  The Center provides opportunities for professional development in the field and first-hand access to pertinent information, technical assistance and research.

    The Center is a compilation of education resource and the physical environment. Education opportunities are presented in a variety of modalities from written materials posted on our website for downloading to live and archived webinars to in-person sessions held either on site in our “Center” or at a regional location.

    The Center offers a variety of different professional development opportunities designed to provide pertinent information to all levels of professionals in the field of disability supports and services.
    Professional Development Topics include Assistive Technology, Housing, Person-Centered Thinking & Planning, Workforce Initiatives and Health & Wellness. Upcoming training opportunities and other resources are available here

    The New York Alliance's Center for Innovation & Learning is the ideal venue for all of your business events. From a small meeting to a training session for up to 55 people, The Center's state-of-the-art space located in Albany, NY is available for rent year-round. Learn more about the training space and all ammenities available here.

    Contact The Center:
    Carol Napierski
    , Senior Director of Innovation
    Phone: 518-407-5563       Email: [email protected]
    Address: 240 Washington Avenue Extension, Suite 506, Albany, NY 12203
    Directions to The Center for Innovation & Learning