Resources

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Affiliated groups

United Cerebral Palsy
ucp.org
Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State
www.cpofnys.org
United Way of Long Island
www.unitedwayli.org

Federal government and agencies

Americans with Disabilities Act & Resources
www.ada.gov
Health Care Financing Administration
www.medicare.gov
IRS Publication 907Tax highlights for persons with disabilities
www.irs.gov
National Council on Disability
www.ncd.gov
Search for Government Agencies
www.usa.gov
Social Security Online
www.ssa.gov
U.S. House of Representatives
www.house.gov
U.S. Senate
www.senate.gov

New York State agencies

New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD)
www.icdri.org
Commission on Quality of Care and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities
www.icdri.org/legal/NewYorkPAD.htm
New York State Department of Health
www.health.state.ny.us
New York State Education Department
www.nysed.gov
New York State
www.state.ny.us
Parent to Parent of NYSFor families with special needs in New York State
www.parenttoparentnys.org
Self-Advocacy Association of NYSStatewide non-profit organization for people with developmental disabilities
www.sanys.org
ACCES-VR – Adult Career & Continuing Education Services-Vocational Rehabilitation (previously VESID)
www.acces.nysed.gov/vr

Suffolk County

Suffolk County Accessible Transportation (SCAT)
www.sct-bus.org
Suffolk County Government
www.co.suffolk.ny.us

UCP of Long Island

The Community Programs Center of L. I., Inc.
www.cpclongisland.org
Day Haven Adult Day Services
www.dayhaven.org
The Children’s Community Head Start
www.childrenscommunityHS.org
The Employment Connection of UCP of Long IslandEmployment services for Long Islanders with disabilities
www.theemploymentconnection.com

Additional resources

Community Resources Database of LI
www.crdli.org
Job Accommodation NetworkQuestions about workplace accommodations, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and related legislation
www.askjan.org
Long Island Family Support Services Advisory CouncilSupport services for individuals with developmental disabilities
www.lifssac.com

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