Membership Categories

    Interested in becoming a member of the New York Alliance for Inclusion & Innovation?
    Contact Susan Kittle, Senior Director of Member Engagement at [email protected] or 518-861-4138

    Provider Members

    Provider Members shall be New York State providers actively engaged in the delivery of community-based services for persons with intellectual, behavioral health, developmental and other disabilities. Each Provider Member accepted by the Board of Directors shall designate its primary and secondary representative to the Secretary, who shall be a person holding administrative and managerial responsibilities in the Provider Member, and who shall communicate with the Corporation on behalf of the Provider Member.

    Membership cost is calculated based on the most recent Consolidated Financial Report (CFR) information to calculate a graduated dues calculation based of 100% OPWDD revenue, 10% OMH revenue, and 5% State Education Department revenue. 

    Click Here to Complete the Provider Membership Application


    Allied Members

    Allied Members shall consist of entities that are organized and operating in New York State as Care Coordination entities for individuals served by Provider Members of the Corporation.  Allied members are not eligible to participate in the regional activities or the Committees of the Corporation unless invited to do so.  Allied members shall be extended the Member registration rate at conferences and trainings.  Allied members do not have a vote in Board elections.

    Independent Broker Members

    Independent Broker membership shall be available to persons who are independently employed as a broker and not affiliated with a provider organization or a brokerage agency. Independent Broker Members do not have a vote in board elections and regional meetings are for provider organizations only.  However, this level of membership affords the member the ability to register at the member rate for all events and receive members-only information and announcements.

    Click Here to Complete the Independent Broker Membership Application


    Family/Advocate Members

    Family/Advocate Members shall consist of any person with a disability or the family of a person with a disability or advocate for people with disabilities who have been accepted as members by the Board. Family/Advocate membership shall not be available to persons who are employed by an entity that is eligible for Provider Membership, Associate Membership or Affiliate Membership. Family/Advocate Members do not have a vote in Board elections.

    Click Here to Complete the Family/Advocate Membership Application


    Associate Members

    Associate Members shall consist of entities that wish to support the purposes and mission of the Corporation. Associate Members are not eligible to participate in the regional activities or other functions of the Corporation unless invited to do so. Associate Members shall be extended the Member registration rate at conferences and trainings. Associate Affiliate Members do not have a vote in Board elections.

    Click Here to Complete the Associate Membership Application


    Affiliate Members

    Affiliate Members shall consist of individuals, organizations or other associations that support the purposes and mission of the Corporation that are not eligible under other categories of membership. Affiliate Members do not have a vote in Board elections.

    Click Here to Complete the Affiliate Membership Application