Special Needs Alert
from Littman Krooks LLP

 OPWDD Hosts Public Briefings on Critical Plan  

to Improve System


People First Waiver to Empower Individuals  

and Families on Care Options 


To keep the public informed, Commissioner Burke has launched an online web series of brief videos which answer questions and discuss key aspects of the waiver process.

Briefing Schedule:

November 1, 1-3PM
Commack, Long Island, 45 Mall Drive
with Acting Deputy Commissioner Helene DeSanto;

November 4
, 1-3 PM
New York City, 75 Morton Street
with Commissioner Courtney Burke

November 7, 1-3 PM
Syracuse, 800 S. Wilbur Street
with Commissioner Courtney Burke

November 8
, 9-11 AM
Buffalo, Millennium Hotel, 2040 Walden Avenue (Cheektowaga)
with Commissioner Courtney Burke

November 10, 10 AM-12PM
Poughkeepsie, 38 Fireman's Way
with Deputy Commissioner Suzanne Zafonte Sennett.

Registration for briefings is required. To register, please visit www.opwdd.ny.gov/2011_waiver/index.jsp.





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