Policy

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Transform is Us- SANYS 2016 Legislative Platform (Short Version)

Transformation is Us- SANYS 2016 Legislative Platform (Long Version)

SANYS Minimum Wage Statement

SANYS response to NY Times March 13. 2011 artcle about abuse in state operated homes (3/15 letter .pdf/.doc, 3/18 letter .pdf/doc; audio)

150 Self-Advocates Speak Up about SANYS 2011 Budget and Policy Platform at SANYS First Annual Legislative Day
(.pdf/.doc/audio)
Marilyn Stata reads from SANYS 25 Poster
held up by Clint Perrin
Marilyn Strata reads from SANYS 25 poster


Robert Klein’s, NYSACRA Legislative Day Speech.
text/audio

Marilyn Stata, NYSACRA Legislative Day Speech. text/audio

2011 Legislative and Policy Platform, OPWDD’s Budget General Principles regarding all budget and system change proposals (.pdf/.doc)

SANYS Board Statement and Testimony on the Governor’s Proposed 2011 Budget (.pdf/.doc)

2008 Legislative & Policy Platform Read SA’s positions PDF / HTML

People First Coordinated Care Listening Forum ~ Comments from the SA Board. Learn about these Commissioner’s forums from OMRDD’s website.

OPTS Makeover Suggestions submitted by the Individualized Supports Think Tank and the Self-Advocacy Association of New York State

We Have Choices Presentation (PDF) ~ To view as a slideshow in Adobe Acrobat: Click View–>Full Screen. Skip to next slide with right arrow key.

2007 Legislative & Policy Platform Read SA’s positions PDF

Real Chioce Mentor Manual download this new training resource PDF

Medicaid Service Coordination Booklet learn more about MSC PDF

Statement on Johnathan Carey

Autism Bill Statement

Statement on the Use of Aversive Therapies