“Being a leader is knowing when to step up and lead, and when to step back and make space for others. It means you sometimes have to do things even though you feel afraid and not ready.”

–Shameka Andrews

New York City / Westchester news & events


To become a sponsor or get involved in the NYC-Westchester Region, please email us at nyc@sanys.org or call (646) 896-1938.


Our monthly regional meetings are now happening in-person and over Zoom! 

Mark your calendars for the first Tuesday of every month from 12-2pm.

To join in person: Come to our office at 25 Beaver St., NYC 10004

Please let us know in advance if you plan to come, and make sure to bring a photo ID or else you won’t be allowed into the building

To join over Zoom:  https://zoom.us/j/92281612488

To join by phone: Dial (929) 205-6099 and enter

Meeting ID: 922 8161 2488


Contact us


NYC-Westchester / OPWDD-SANYS
25 Beaver Street
4th floor, Room 4J05
New York, NY 10004


Office: 646-896-1938
Cell: 845-242-7031


Sandy Mislow
Regional Coordinator
Evan Yankey
Assistant Regional Coordinator