SDMNY’s Fifth Supported Decision-Making Agreement Signing Ceremony

On August 20, 2019, the SDMNY project’s first restoration signing and fifth supported decision-making agreement (SDMA) signing ceremony was held in Rochester, NY. Robert Terry, the decision-maker, executed an SDMA and celebrated with his supporters, who included family members and friends. Maureen Phillips, Director of Advocacy Supports and Community Resources at Heritage Christian Services and…

Fourth SDMNY Signing Ceremony

On April 30, 2019, the Cooke SKILLS program hosted the SDMNY project’s fourth supported decision-making agreement (SDMA) signing ceremony. Two decision-makers and Cooke students executed their SDMAs and celebrated together with their gathered supporters. Dr. Francis Tabone, Cooke’s Head of School, presided over the ceremony as well as SDMNY’s Project Director Kristin Booth Glen. The…