News

Special Education Recovery Services

As the school year begins, we know that many of you are concerned about the return to full-time in-person learning. We have strived to keep students engaged and progressing, but know that all students have experienced some learning disruption during the pandemic. We are writing to share our plans for meeting the needs of students […]

COVID-19

What you need to know about -> covid-19 How to stop the spread of germs -> stop the spread COVID-19 testing in NY-> https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/covid-19-testing Explaining the virus to individuals with special needs -> lets talk covid 19 Information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency > https://www.fema.gov/coronavirus/ COVID-19 VACCINATION: Who is eligible, how to schedule an appointment, and other vaccination resources, […]

Action Alerts

Students at 4410 Special Ed Preschools and 853 Schools are kids who are placed in these specialized schools because the public school districts don’t have appropriate services to support them. This year, the State Education Department requested 7% increases for our schools but the NYS Division of Budget approved only 4%! SCARY!  Particularly with the history […]

Message from the Care Coordination Organizations (CCOs)

Dear Friends and Colleagues: I am pleased to report that this past weekend, Care Coordination Organizations (CCOs) began providing care management services for over 100,000 people. Over 97% of the people already receiving care coordination chose the more comprehensive Health Home Care Management service, signaling overwhelming support for more flexibility, more innovation and more customization […]