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Action Alerts

  This is an urgent message from New York Disability Advocates (NYDA) – New York Disability Advocates is a statewide coalition representing more than 300 non-profit organizations providing vital services and support to more than 140,000 New Yorkers with developmental disabilities. Adult Day Programs are in danger of closing without the Retainer Program during the […]

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 […]