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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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Advance Care Alliance of New York Unveils Restructuring Plan

September 17, 2020

Advance Care Alliance of New York (ACA/NY), a leading care coordination organization (CCO) designated by the New York State Department of Health and the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities, announced today it has embarked on a strategic restructuring of the organization.

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Advance Care Alliance invites you to our virtual Family Forum

September 3, 2020

Advance Care Alliance in New York has created two upcoming Virtual Family Forums for members and families to choose from and attend via webinar: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., or Thursday, September 17, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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Your voice matters!

June 17, 2020

Today, we’re launching #SafeguardOurLifeline to ensure that Care Coordination Organizations in New York can maintain essential funding to support individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. Tell @NYGovCuomo to help stop the cuts:

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Our Statement on the Death of George Floyd

June 4, 2020

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.”

This quote is attributed to Martin Luther King Jr. and is an expression of how people are feeling across the country as they stand against injustice and refuse to be silent. I want to acknowledge the collective mental and physical toll that continued violence has on communities.

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ACA/NY Memorial Service

May 8, 2020

ACA/NY Memorial Service honoring those members recently passed during pandemic health crisis. For information, please Phone: (833) MY-ACANY (833-692-2269).

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Frequently Asked Questions from ACA/NY Family & Provider Forums

May 5, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions from ACA/NY Family & Provider Forums

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