OPWDD Emergency Phone Number

During evenings and weekends, people are asked to contact the New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) emergency number. This phone number should only be contacted for emergency situations. For non-emergencies, please contact the Front Door Office in your county of residence. 

This information is for NY State residents.



Caregiver/Staff Resources
I/DD Specific

About the database

YAI’s COVID-19 Database was created to help people find services and information during the coronavirus pandemic. The services listed are provided by organizations outside of YAI. Questions about specific resources may be directed to the contacts listed.

To learn more about YAI

If you have general questions about services for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities (I/DD), please contact the LINK Department at 212.273.6182 or link [at] yai.org.