News

ACA/NY Customer Service Center  

January 17, 2023

Our initial meetings taught us that some providers had questions regarding ACA/NY’s Customer Service Center. We hope this information clarifies how the Customer Service Center can help to connect you to the people and information you need quickly.

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Improve Your Oral Health

January 10, 2023

The OPWDD Special Taskforce for Dentistry is offering ACA/NY members the opportunity to benefit from a NYS Dental Association grant-funded pilot program to improve oral health. The free, 90-day program will connect members with a Registered Dental Hygienist

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ACA/NY Staff Donate 200 Pounds of Food!

December 21, 2022

According to Feeding America’s ‘Map the Meal Gap’ study released earlier this year, 1 in 10 people in New York face hunger and 1 in 7 are children.

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Safeguard Your Living Situation

December 7, 2022

For individuals who want to live independently and be more fully included in their communities renting a house or an apartment can help make this goal a reality. While renting can be a wonderful opportunity it can also be confusing.

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Happy Thanksgiving from ACA/NY Leadership

November 18, 2022

ACA/NY Leadership Team shares what they are thankful for.

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Voting Rights for People with IDD

November 4, 2022

Election day is Tuesday, November 8th.Members and families are encouraged to get out and vote. You have the ability to make an impact on the supports and services you receive by voting.

OPWDD has provided a number of resources for people with IDD to practice their right to vote. Click below to learn more and vote vote vote!

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Governor Hochul Announces Five-Year Plan to Aid New Yorkers with Developmental Disabilities

November 2, 2022

Office for People With Developmental Disabilities Collaborates with Stakeholders; Service Providers to Set Key Agency Priorities.

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2022 ACA/NY Member Art Gallery Project

November 1, 2022

Share Your Artwork on the ACA/NY Gallery. Art will be accepted from November 14th to November 21st. ALL participants will receive a 2022 ACA/NY Artist Certificate be featured on the ACA/NY website.

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Provider Webinar: CCO Care Management and the role of the Care Manager

October 21, 2022

ACA/NY and LIFEPlan CCO are pleased to announce the start of a new Provider Webinar series! Meet the Provider Relations team on Monday, November 7th at 3pm and learn about CCO Care Management and the role of the Care Manager.

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Family Forum: Financial & Legal Decisions for Your Special Needs Child as They Grow Up

October 19, 2022

We are excited to announce our next Member & Family Forum hosted by ACA/NY in collaboration with New York Life Insurance Company. Join Sarah Moskowitz, Esq. as she shares information on financial and legal planning for your child as they age.

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