Fri, May 13, 2016
"After all the things I've been through, this is one of the most rewarding things I've done in my 25 years of practice." — Kurt Widmaier Widmaier, the court-appointed guardian for Johnathan Elias, had just assisted his move from a residential school in Yonkers to YAI's Deer Park Residence, which opened Monday, in Long Island.
Fri, April 03, 2015
Recent article discusses a pilot program created to hire people with autism at Microsoft. Read more about it here.
Thu, May 21, 2015
This article discusses a new survey that finds many health care providers admittedly know little about how to care for adults with autism. Read more about it here .
Thu, October 28, 2010
NOTE: This article refers to Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC) which is no longer a service funded by OPWDD. Instead there is Care Coordination, which is a similar service, but one provided through care coordination companies. For more information, feel free to call YAI LINK at 212.273.6182. This month, YAI Network Senior Coordinator Jennifer Shaoul presents the first of two parts on how to prepare your loved one for the transition into adulthood. Both pieces address many different areas...