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Happy Hanukkah!

December 9, 2020

May you enjoy good health and prosperity at Hanukkah and throughout the year.

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Mt. Vernon Hub Site Open Monday, December 7

December 7, 2020

Mt. Vernon Hub, located at 2 Cortlandt St., will be open for business on Monday, December 7. Please remember to follow all ACA/NY-mandated safety protocols when going on site to any office locations.

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JOIN THE ZOOM RALLY to Save our Services – December 9 at 11AM

December 2, 2020

The Governor and Legislators need to hear from us about the effect of their cuts!
NYC FAIR (NYC Family Advocacy Information Resource) & LI Advocacy Network for the Developmentally Disabled (L.I.A.N.D.D.) & NYC DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (DD) Councils: Brooklyn, Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island & ENYDDA

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Happy Thanksgiving

November 25, 2020

Sending Warm Wishes for a Holiday Celebration Filled with Health and Happiness!

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ACA/NY Virtual Family Forums

November 19, 2020

Learn about ACA/NY’s flexible work environment and the latest OPWDD updates! Live Q&A Session with ACA/NY’s CEO Lou Grossman and the Leadership Team.

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Temporary Site Closure: Mount Vernon

November 18, 2020

The City of Mount Vernon, located in Westchester County, issued a stay-at-home advisory amid surging COVID-19 cases, with new guidelines taking effect Monday, November 16, 2020. As a result, residents are urged to stay at home unless traveling for work, school or essential items. As such, ACA/NY has decided to temporarily close our hub site located at 2 Cortland Street, Mount Vernon until further notice.

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OPWDD announced changes to the Front Door requirements

November 12, 2020

On November 10, 2020, OPWDD announced changes to the Front Door requirements.

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Interim OPWDD Guidance -­ Effective Oct 25, 2020

October 25, 2020

New York State regularly identifies areas with higher than average rates of COVID-19 transmission. The risk of transmission is characterized by three colors (red, orange and yellow). The level of restriction is increased in areas with higher rates of infection.

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Similarities and Differences between Flu and COVID-19

October 25, 2020

Influenza (Flu) and COVID-19 are both contagious respiratory illnesses, but are caused by different viruses. COVID-19 is caused by infection with a new coronavirus, and flu is caused by infection with influenza viruses.

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Advance Care Alliance of New York Invites You to our Virtual Family Forum

September 21, 2020

Members and families are invited to join ACA/NY for a Family Forum this Thursday, September 24th from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. (EST) as we share information regarding our strategic restructuring. The forum will be held virtually as a webinar and will have ASL and Chinese language interpreters present.

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