Resources

Disability Related

Learn more about the People First Waiver. 

Home of Your Own OPWDD program

Jim Lubin's disABILITY Information & Resources - excellent resources on disability products & medical information. 

ICDRI - International Center for Developmental Resources on the Internet 

National Down Syndrome Home Page 

Cerebral Palsy Information

Special Olympics 

Disability Resources Monthly - an invaluable guide to disabilities on the Internet 

Down Syndrome Information Network of the Twin Tiers 

The Arc of the United States 

NYSARC, Inc. 

NYSARC Trust Services 

Collaborative of the Finger Lakes, Inc. 

New York State OPWDD 

CQL (The Council on Quality & Leadership) 

Learning About Incidents/Jonathan's Law 

Justice Center Reporting and Investigations - Guidance for Individuals and Families

Justice Center Reporting and Investigations - Guidance for Staff and Volunteers


Special Education

askERIC - for education information from the ERIC database at Syracuse University. 
 
SpedTopics, a major Special Ed listserv for students, teachers & professionals.

Wrightslaw, for information on disability law. 

National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education 
 
Special Education Guide 
 

Family Support 

The Special Education Network 

The Family Village - a global community of disability related resources

National Parent Information Network

The Sibling Support Project, a national program dedicated to the interests of siblings of people with special health and developmental needs. 

Parents of Children Living With Autism, a local parent who has set up a message board. 

Resource Guide for Parents of Special Needs Children 
 
Teenagers with Autism Spectrum Disorder Information Sheet 

Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs

Other

Mental and Behavioral Health Guidelines
 
OPWDD Benefit Development Resource Guide 

The Arc of Chemung Corporate Compliance Plan 
 
The Arc of Chemung Privacy Notice - Short Form 
 
The Arc of Chemung Privacy Notice - Long Form 
 
Agency Referral Form