Call and write your legislators!

By Regional Directors | Filed in SANYS News

During the month of February and the beginning of March, it is a very good idea to advocate with your New York State legislators for an increase in funds to service providers so that they can raise the wages of … Read the rest

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Celebrate National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week!
September 13th – 19th, 2015
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The National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals (NADSP) is joining ANCOR’s National Advocacy Campaign in sponsoring National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week, beginning September 13, 2015. This is

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2015 Statewide Conference Awards

By SANYS Hudson | Filed in SANYS News

As the time draws near for our 2015 Statewide Conference on 10/29-10/31, 2015, we ask you to take a moment and send us your Award Nominations for:

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Capital District Banner Contest Winners!

By SANYS Hudson | Filed in SANYS News

We’re proud to share with you the winners of SANYS’
Capital District Regional 2015 Banner Contest!

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First Place Winner

Speak Out
Self-Advocacy Group
Schenectady ARC

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2nd Place Winner

Speak Out Loud
Self-Advocacy Group
Saratoga

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3rd Place Winner

Citizens Speaking Out

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SUMBMIT YOUR ARTWORK FOR THE SANYS LOGO CONTEST!

By SANYS Hudson | Filed in SANYS News


The board of SANYS is looking for a logo for our 2015 Statewide Conference theme!

Transformation is Us:
Our Lives, Our Choices, Our Community

 Our theme this year is about the changes and the opportunities that we are

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Save the Date! SANYS State Conference

By SANYS Hudson | Filed in SANYS News

Please plan on joining us for our 2015 SANYS State Conference.  Our theme this year is…

Transformation is Us:
Our Lives, Our Choices, Our Community

October 29th, 30th and 31st, 2015
Marriott Hotel, Albany, NY

More info will be available

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Melissa receives Self-Advocate of the Year Award from Arc of Westchester, June 9, 2015.

Melissa receives Self-Advocate of the Year Award from Arc of Westchester, June 9, 2015.

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June 9 Conference Flyer Just letting everyone know that registration for our Hudson Valley Regional Self-Advocacy Conference at the Palisades Mall is now closed for the June 9th event! We have 150 self-advocates, supporters and friends coming for what promises to be a great

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Anchors Away!

By SANYS Hudson | Filed in SANYS News

Mr. & Mrs. Allcorn

Mr. & Mrs. Allcorn

Cruising the seas

Cruising the seas

Thanks to Letisia and Michael Allcorn, newlyweds and great self-advocates, who shared their story of spending their one-year wedding anniversary on a cruise.  Read on…

CLICK ON THE EAR TO LISTEN TO THE ALLCORN's STORY!

CLICK ON THE EAR TO LISTEN TO THE

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Meet & Greet in the Capital Region of SANYS!

By SANYS Hudson | Filed in SANYS News

Chester & Francis

Chester & Francis

CLICK ON THE EAR TO HEAR THE STORY CAPITAL REGION'S MEET & GREET

CLICK ON THE EAR TO HEAR THE STORY CAPITAL REGION’S MEET & GREET

 

Saratoga Meet & Greet

Saratoga Meet & Greet

What do we do at SANYS? Here’s a great example! Recently in SANYS’ Capital Region, a Meet & Greet
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