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Save CDPAP!

It's the beginning 2022 and the year ahead does not look promising. Staffing shortages due to low pay for Direct Service Professionals (DSP) in healthcare…

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Governor Hochul delivering the State of the State Address
Reinstate the Office of the…

It’s time now for Governor Kathy Hochul to reinstate the Office of the Advocate for People with Disabilities. New York State has advanced several initiatives…

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ARISE Awarded $99,000 by the…

ARISE announced today a grant award totaling $99,000 from the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) to support the recovery of the nonprofit…

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Cayuga Sibshop!

Sibshops are workshops that celebrate the contributions made by siblings of kids with disabilities with peer support and information in a lively recreational setting. Meet…

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A picture of Mike Theobald on a LeMoyne College brochure.
College is for Everyone

This time of year, I remember back to high school deciding what my college future looked like. I knew I wanted to live on campus…

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Holiday Hackathon at Adaptive Design…

ARISE Adaptive Design’s first ever Holiday Hackathon was a success! Participating families adapted their selected toy of choice, and redesigned them to make the toys…

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Meet Our New Ombudsman

These 4 Central New Yorkers are our newest Certified Ombudsman volunteers!   Why become a volunteer Ombudsman?   Volunteer Ombudsman have the power to change lives and…

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ARISE can help you find…

Community Information Sessions at ARISE have resumed! Every Wednesday, starting at 10:00 AM, anyone interested in learning about employment services and supports available to individuals…

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2021 ARISE at the Farm…

On October 2nd we held our Fall Farm Showcase kicking off the 2021-22 fundraising campaign to benefit ARISE at the Farm.  It was a beautiful…

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Madison County After-School Care Available

Do you live in or near Chittenango? Are you looking for care after school, after a day program, or on days off from school? Are…

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ARISE Ombudsman Program Needs Volunteers

Covid-19 greatly affected residents in long term care facilities. 184,000 residents lost their lives nationwide during the Pandemic.  Residents who survived lost their access to…

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