It’s hard to believe, but the Training of Facilitators (TOF) that began this week is actually the 15th we’ve held… Continue reading Constantly Evolving: Celebrating Our 15th Training of Facilitators
Part of our OPWDD grant to design and pilot a statewide facilitation service delivery system involves testing how provider agencies… Continue reading The SDMNY/Agency Partnership Pilot is Now Officially Underway!
As part of the OPWDD implementation grant (Good News [12/17/2021]), we are charged with developing a variety of sources for… Continue reading Bringing SDM Facilitation to the Private Bar
On [12/30/2022, GN] we noted the coming transition of leadership at SDMNY and introduced you briefly to our new Director,… Continue reading We Welcome Naomi Brickel, SDMNY’s New Project Director!
We are coming toward the end of the first year of our 3-year OPWDD grant and are excited at how… Continue reading Independent Report Shows That Providing Supported Decision-Making Facilitation to All will Bring Substantial Savings
This past Tuesday was the 32nd anniversary of the enactment of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), widely considered the… Continue reading Supported Decision-Making Agreement (SDMA) Bill Signed by the Governor Kathy Hochul
When we first got our grant from DDPC, one of the goals was to create an evidentiary base for SDM… Continue reading TRULY GREAT GOOD NEWS: SDMA LEGISLATION PASSES!￼
When SDMNY began almost 6 years ago, one of its jobs was to develop an evidentiary base for an SDMA… Continue reading SDMA Law Passes the State Senate Unanimously
As you may know, in 2016 SDMNY was originally funded for 5 years by the New York State Developmental Disabilities… Continue reading Really, Really, Really Good News!
Almost 5 years ago, we were blessed to be introduced to Outside Voices Theatre Company (OVTC), an extraordinary organization of… Continue reading A Great Partnership Continues