This database is of resources most commonly referred to when someone calls the LINK department. Search resources using the search box, or target resources by categories and tags listed to the right. YAI does not intimately know all the programs on this list. Availability and service changes are beyond our control. If you are trying to understand what an acronym might mean, check out our Acronym Guide. If you are unable to find what you are looking for, please feel free to call us at 212.273.6182.
Guide & Connect has created information sheets on a variety of topics, including the DDP2, the Coordinated Assessment System (CAS), preparing for evaluations, Life Plans, Managed Care and Care Coordination.
This book is about the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act (people also call it the Lanterman Act, for short) which was passed in 1969. This is the California law that says people with developmental disabilities and their families have a right to get the services and supports they need to live like people who don’t have disabilities. A Guide to the Lanterman Act was written for adults in California with developmental disabilities who get services and supports from regional centers
The OPWDD Self Direction Liaison List contains contact information for each region of New York State. Families and service providers can contact the liaison in their borough for information on self directing services.