Updated OPWDD Front Door Requirements

On November 10, 2020, the New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) released updated Front Door Requirements. The new procedure outlines who is still required to go through the Front Door process in order to access or request a change in OPWDD services. 

This resource is for residents of New York City and New York State. 


Caregiver/Staff Resources
COVID-19 Updates
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.