Archive for the SANYS News Category
The Board of the Self-Advocacy Association of New York State (SANYS) has chosen Arnold Ackerley as SANYS’ new Administrative Director.
Arnold started his career in human services 17 years ago, as a Direct Support Professional. Since that time, … Read the rest
You Can Make A Difference!
Help Support SANYS’
“Campaign for the Future!”
Every dollar you contribute will be used to help SANYS spread its message of “Speaking Up for Ourselves and Others.”
Your generous contributions will be used for:
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SANYS leaders receive the Chris Burke Excellence in Advocacy Award from the Museum of disAbility HistoryOctober 17, 2016
Two Self Advocacy leaders, Marie Malinowski and Mike Rogers, were given an award by the Museum of disAbility History for their work in speaking up for themselves and others! We are proud of them and all their hard work on … Read the rest
We’ve had a great response for our SANYS Statewide Conference in Albany this year (September 8th – 10th) and we have reached our capacity for the event.
All payments for the event are due by
Wednesday, August 31, 2016.
Although… Read the rest
Our SANYS Statewide Conference continues to grow in popularity. We are approaching capacity for our 2016 Conference and have temporarily suspended the availability of our online registration system. In order to make sure that our limited remaining space is handled… Read the rest
We know everyone is excited about going our upcoming State Self-Advocacy Conference (9/8/16 – 9/10/16), 30 Years of Speaking Up for Ourselves and Others.… Read the rest
Our Conference Brochure and Registration Packet is now available for you to download, complete and
Some years ago, SA members advocated to have regional self advocacy conferences in addition to the statewide SA conference. So, this time of year, across the state there are conferences in every region. In some regions, there are more than … Read the rest