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Update: Disability Legislative Priority Agenda

The New York State Legislature is planning to wrap up this year’s session on June 8th. As is usual at this time of year, there…

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Bringing Adaptive Design to Cayuga…

Do you have a disability, or know someone with the disability that lives in Cayuga County and could benefit from a customized adaptive device? Do…

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New Yorkers with Disabilities are…

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released a report in April showing that people with disabilities in New York State were having a harder time…

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The Flea Market

Recently I went on an outing to the Regional Market on a Sunday for their "flea market". If you like browsing through garage sale type…

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Mourning the death of Judy…

ARISE is joining the world in mourning the loss of disability rights icon Judy Heumann. Judy spent her life fighting for justice and equal rights…

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Need Financial Help?

If you are in need of financial help the Syracuse Financial Empowerment Center offers many services and programs. The Center is free to all residents…

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