ADVOCACY PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramAdvises governor, legislature, and state agencies on issues facing persons with disabilities. Initiates and shapes innovative programs and identifies areas for improvement. Fosters coordination through systems advocacy and facilitates community development activities. Provides technical assistance on barrier-free design, legal rights,assistive technology to local governments, providers, families, and maintains toll-free information and referral service.
Geographic AreaSchenectady, New York; New York State
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityServes all
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 8:30am-4pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJane Lynch
Contact's PositionChief Operating Officer
Physical Site Address 1401 State Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipSchenectady, NY 12305
Mailing Address 1401 State Street
Mailing City, State, ZipSchenectady, NY 12305
Main Phone(800)624-4143 (Voice/TTY/Spanish)
Fax(518)388-2860
Program Emailwebmaster@cqc.ny.gov
Web Addresswww.cqc.ny.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateSep10
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NEW YORK STATE COMMISSION ON QUALITY OF CARE AND ADVOCACY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
This Program: ADVOCACY PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: ADVOCACY PROGRAM