ARISE Oswego Newsletter – February 2015

February 2, 2015

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Disability Legislative Day to be Held 2/11/15

February 2, 2015

ARISE’s annual trip to Albany for Disability Legislative Day is just around the corner. This year, the all-day trip is scheduled for Wednesday, February 11th, 2015. Legislative Day gives us an opportunity to sit down with each of our elected officials from the state Senate and Assembly. We use this opportunity to inform them of […]

Free Diabetes Self-Management Classes Forming for People with Disabilities

January 28, 2015

SYRACUSE: ARISE is pleased to announce a new Diabetes Self-Management Program for people with disabilities who are on Medicaid. The six-week workshop is free and will take place once a week starting on February 23. An information session will be held on Tuesday, February 17 from 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm at the Rosamond Gifford […]

ARISE Newsletter – Winter 2014-2015

January 18, 2015

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ARISE Foundation 2014/2015 Board of Directors and Officers Elected

November 6, 2014

Syracuse, NY – The ARISE Foundation recently welcomed four new members to the Board of Directors and elected officers for the coming year.  Officers are Lt. Col. Ed Cook, Chair; Kristen Smith, Vice Chair; David Dreverman, Treasurer; and Kim Brown, Secretary. The following individuals have joined the ARISE Foundation Board of Directors: Michelle Alletzhauser, Patricia […]

Focus Group Flyer

CNY Coordinated Care Network to Host Focus Group

November 3, 2014

CNY Coordinated Care Network is hosting an upcoming focus group for Medicaid recipients on November 13.  Below is information for the event: ———– Do You Have Medicaid? Do You Lack Health Insurance? HELP IMPROVE THE HEALTHCARE CARE YOU GET Your opinion matters. The CNY Coordinated Care Network plans to improve healthcare Medicaid enrollees and the […]

Share Your Experience – Survey for Disability Rights New York

October 16, 2014

One of the serious issues facing students with disabilities in New York schools is the use of restraints and seclusion.  While the use of such measures is permitted in emergency situations, state regulations prohibit restraints and seclusion as ongoing or standard interventions to address behavior. Unfortunately, it is very difficult to determine the actual frequency […]

Onondaga County Candidate Forum To Be Held October 22

October 16, 2014

SYRACUSE, NY:  A candidate forum focusing on disability issues will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at the Rosamond Gifford Community Room in Syracuse. The forum is free and open to the public.  It will run from 1 to 4 PM. The forum will feature congressional, assembly, and county sheriff candidates. Confirmed candidates include: Gene […]

ARISE Celebrates 10 Years of Service in Pulaski

ARISE to Celebrate 10 Years of Service in Pulaski

October 15, 2014

Oswego: ARISE, a non-profit organization that empowers people with disabilities to live fully and independently in the community, is celebrating their 10th anniversary of service in Pulaski this month. The agency will be holding a celebration open to the public at The Make Sense Shop on Thursday, October 30th at 9:30 AM. The Pulaski office […]

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ARISE Newsletter – Fall 2014

October 14, 2014

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