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Let’s Get You Vaccinated

ARISE supports everyone, including people with disabilities, to get a COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccine is safe and works well to keep you from getting very…

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Cathy Dietrick, Ombudsman of the year.
Ombudsman of the Year!

Congratulations to Cathy Dietrick for being honored as "Ombudsman of the Year" for Region 10. Cathy has been a certified Ombudsman volunteer for over 15…

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Mayor Walsh about to speak at ADA Celebrations in 2021
Celebrating the ADA!

Join us as we celebrate the 32nd Anniversary of the Passage of Americans with Disabilities Act on Tuesday, July 5, 11:00 AM - Rain or Shine!…

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Equipment Loan Closet Help

While it might look like we have a lot of stuff in our Medical Equipment Loan Closet, don’t be fooled! We have had a run-on…

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Telehealth Consumer Survey

In order to better understand patient perspectives on telehealth, the New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) Office of Health Insurance Programs (OHIP) has…

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2022 NYSILC Statewide Consumer Needs…

The New York State Independent Living Council, Inc. (NYSILC) is a statewide organization that develops a plan for Centers for Independent Living (CILs) to serve…

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Mike Theobald and his nephew at the ballpark
Summer Things to do in…

It took long enough to get here. Finally, with the Memorial Day weekend behind us, the unofficial start of summer in Central New York is…

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Mental Health Services Newest Addition

Over the past two years the COVID pandemic has left us with a mental health crisis, especially among children. The ARISE Mental Health Clinic has…

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Sennett Meadows Senior Apartments

 ARISE has partnered with Rochester’s Cornerstone Group (RCG) for the development of the Sennett Meadows Senior Apartments, a 60-unit affordable rental housing project in the…

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A Communications Quest Update!

Posted May 3, 2022: We connected in late April with Syracuse University’s Gebbie Clinic. Professor Ramani Voleti of the Clinic had some recommendations for a…

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Students from SUNY Oswego Help…

ARISE would like to thank a group of 20 SUNY Oswego State students from the Newman Center who volunteered at the Oswego First United Methodist…

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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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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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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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