Nominate Someone for a SANYS Statewide Award

By Regional Directors | Filed in SANYS News

Do you know a person, group or agency that has done a great job of speaking up for themselves and others? Click here to download the nomination form for an award to be given out at our Statewide conference in

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Action Alert!

By Regional Directors | Filed in SANYS News

Click for a PDF Handout about Medicaid Action

CUTTING MEDICAID HARMS NEW YORKERS WITH DISABILITIES
MEDICAID FUNDS 90% OF NEW YORK’S DISABILITY PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
The American Health Care act (AHCA) federally seeks to cut Medicaid by $880 billion over

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Central Regional Organizer Position Available

By Regional Directors | Filed in SANYS News

Be part of the movement! The Self-Advocacy Association of New York State, Inc. (SANYS) is a not-for profit, grassroots organization run by and for people with developmental disabilities. Our goal is to help create a person-centered and person-directed system of

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Remembering: Shawn Nitz

By Regional Directors | Filed in SANYS Long Island News, SANYS News

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2017 Statewide Self Advocacy Conference

By Regional Directors | Filed in SANYS News

This year’s Statewide Self Advocacy Conference will be held on September 7th, 8th, and 9th, 2017 in Albany, NY. Our theme is “We Count: Nothing About Us Without Us!”

This year we have released a Call for Workshop Proposals. You

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2017 Statewide Conference Logo Contest

By Regional Directors | Filed in SANYS News

The Self Advocacy Association is looking for a logo for the 2017 Statewide Conference.  Flyer here.

This conference draws nearly 850 people with developmental disabilities and their supporters from across the state, who come together to inspire each other, learn,

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Opportunity Knocks!

By SANYS Hudson | Filed in SANYS News

POSITION AVAILABLE!

SANYS Lower Hudson Valley Regional Organizer
(25 Hours per week)

AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE PART OF OUR MOVEMENT!

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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SANYS Long Island News

By Regional Directors | Filed in SANYS Long Island News, SANYS News, Uncategorized

Click here to listen to SANYS LI Youth Ambassadors, Christian Ranieri and Sky Burke, on the Radio talking about their projects, the civil rights movement, how they got their start in advocacy, and their work at The Self-Advocacy Association

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Self-Advocates from SANYS recently appeared in Albany to let their NYS lawmakers understand that they should BeFair2Direct Care and other important advocacy matters!

Click HERE to read the SANYS statement on #BeFair2DirectCare!

Click HERE to read the 2017 SANYS Policy

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The NYS Budget must #bFair2DirectCare! Self-Advocates Speak-Up outside one of the Governor’s Regional State of the State Addresses. 

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