Current Events

Autism Family Support Series
Ongoing throughout 2015-16
FREE for caregivers of people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD)

Groups in English, Spanish and Mandarin


What Every Service Coordinator Needs to Know but Doesn’t Know Whom to Ask
February 25th 10am-3pm
The best kept secrets of service coordination are revealed! Learn about a wide range of resources and supports available within New York City, including general resources, information and referral, housing, emergency resources, education, recreation, health care, home care, benefits assistance, guardianship, future care planning, etc.

Free workshop for professionals in the field.


In My Shoes Workshop Series
Jan-March 2016
YAI's Self Advocacy Association presents on topics related to self advocacy, such as erasing the "R" word, rights and responsibilities and overcoming obstacles. 
FREE and open to individuals, families, caregivers and professionals


Manhattan Star Academy Gala
March 15, 2016
Join Manhattan Star Academy as it hosts its first gala at Battery Park Gardens. Watch for more details.


Annual Free Latino Health Care Conference
May 10, 2016

YAI's annual Latino Health Care Conference will be presented entirely in Spanish. FREE to families of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and professionals at the CUNY Graduate Center in midtown Manhattan. Watch for more details.