Free Workshops & Presentations
YAI LINK provides free ongoing I/DD presentations for people with developmental disabilities, family members, caregivers and professionals. At our Manhattan location, our ongoing Resources and Supports workshops are a great introduction to the world of I/DD services. Our Free Education Workshops are on a variety of topics relating to I/DD - new sessions are offered 2-3 times a year. All our current ongoing trainings are listed below. We can also come to you to provide presentations to your group. Topics include:
Resources and Supports: Navigating the System for People with Developmental Disabilities
Learn about eligibility and access to services through the NYS Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD), and what services are available to you now and in the future.
Transition to Adulthood: It’s Not Just About a Daytime Activity
Learn about the following areas to consider as someone with DD reaches adulthood: Health Care Transition, Benefits/Guardianship/Future Care Planning, Socialization, Behavior, Independent Living/Residential Life, Day Services & Employment, and Case Management.
Top 10 Resources
Engaging presentations giving “Top 10 Resources” tailored to the audience.
Presentations offered in English and Spanish.
Call YAI LINK AT 212.273.6182 or email us at link [at] yai.org to schedule your presentation