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CDC: Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

April 29, 2021

Recommendations for Visiting with Others in Indoor Private Settings

Indoor visits or small gatherings likely represent minimal risk to fully vaccinated people. Large-sized indoor gatherings and those including unvaccinated people from multiple households increase the risk of SARS-CoV-2 transmission. Though the risk of acquiring SARS-CoV-2 infection themselves and transmitting the virus to others may be very low, fully vaccinated people should take precautions when visiting with unvaccinated people at increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19 or visiting with unvaccinated people who have people at increased risk for severe disease in their own households. Fully vaccinated people should not

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We Did It!

April 29, 2021

Our voices were heard and with your help and advocacy, we were able to put a stop to the New York State budget cuts.

On behalf of the entire ACA/NY team, I wish to personally thank YOU for helping us fight to protect our beloved members. We could not have done it without your support. We look forward to continuing to provide you with the care you deserve.

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It’s Easy to Stay Connected!

April 29, 2021

We want to connect with you and make it easy for you to be aware of what is happening at ACA/NY. Here are some of the ways you can get the latest info about ACA/NY.

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Pop-Up ACA/NY Vaccine Sites

February 25, 2021

ACA/NY is proud to announce that we will be utilizing our hub sites to offer vaccines to our members by appointment.

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2021 Virtual Citywide Legislative Breakfast

February 23, 2021

Come join us on March 5th from 10:00 AM-12:00PM for the 2021 Virtual Citywide Legislative Breakfast to address the NYS budget for 2021-2022.

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Sign the petition against additional budget cuts

February 22, 2021

A 16.2% budget cut last year was hard to accept, but an additional 23% again this year will put the CCOs in a position where they can no longer plausibly continue to provide the services and supports that our members need and deserve.

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Feb 23: ACA/NY Family Forum – Proposed budget cuts, vaccination rollout and OPWDD updates

February 12, 2021

ACA/NY will be hosting a virtual Family Forum entitled GET THE FACTS: Proposed budget cuts, vaccination rollout and OPWDD updates.

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Happy Chinese New Year!

February 10, 2021

Year of the Ox.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Information

February 10, 2021

ACA/NY has compiled many helpful COVID-19 vaccine resources to share with you.

Visit our COVID-19 Vaccine Resources page to the latest updates.

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Care Coordination providers, families fear hidden funding cuts

February 5, 2021

Care Coordination providers, families fear hidden funding cuts for New Yorkers with developmental disabilities.

See article: N.Y. care providers balk at state budget cut to disability services – New York Daily News (nydailynews.com)

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