Delayed Openings on Long Island
January 25, 2016
Our Brentwood and Commack Day/Employment Programs are on a two-hour delayed opening this morning. First article
Transformation Panel Draft Recommendations Released
January 11, 2016
New York State's Office for People With Developmental Disabilities has just released the Transformation Panel's recommendations for our service system. You have the opportunity to comment through Jan. 22, 2016. We are posting the report, "Raising Expectations, Changing Lives," for your convenience. First article
Memories are Short; Create a Paper Trail
January 4, 2016
Bonnie Schinagle, a special education attorney, shares her advice to parents of children with disabilities. Learn more by attending our upcoming Autism Family Support Series on Jan. 14, 2016. First article
My Florida Adventure
December 22, 2015
Contributor: Melanie Martin
Hello. This is Adventure Girl again writing another blog entry. And who can forget that spaghetti and cheese I had? We had breakfast before going to see the dolphins at Dolphin Research Center in the Grassy Keys.
So Who's Normal?
November 15, 2014
Contributor: Marissa Meleske
She's defied the doctor's expectations and has never been treated by her family 'like a china doll." Our newest Voices Blogger Marissa Meleske describes her purpose in life.
Great Expectations or None at All
October 24, 2014
Contributor: Keith Murfee-DeConcini
Regardless of the economy, the employment expectations for people with IDD remain relatively unchanged.
- Changing the World Is a Walk in the Park
May 27, 2015
Join us on Saturday, June 6 at YAI and Broadview Networks Central Park Challenge and create opportunities for living, loving, working & learning. http://www.yai.org/cpc First article
- Markel Brown Scores High at YAI with NYL's Pre-School Team
May 27, 2015
Special moments shared with Markel Brown and NYL's Greenpoint pre-schoolers. yai.org/donate First article
- What Makes You Proud?
January 28, 2015
Staff from throughout the YAI Network share their pride about their work. First article
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