The OPWDD service sector has been weakened by a decade of neglect.

 Even so, we rose to protect the people we support during the pandemic without any government assistance.

No additional expenses have been reimbursed, and instead,hundreds of millions of dollars of cuts and withheld funding is threatening the very existence of the non-profit provider network which supports New Yorkers with I/DD and their families.

We are counting on YOU to send the message that while the State is in the midst of a fiscal crisis, cutting our essential services is not the solution!

Click HERE to send your message to the Governor, Your State Senator, Your Assemblymember, and your members of Congress.

It only takes 1 minute to make a difference!

 

Final Press Release from NY State Legislators Advocating for Funding

Also, you can watch the press conference recording byclicking here