ADVOCACY PROGRAM

ADVOCACY PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceAdvises 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.
Geographical AreaSchenectady, New York; New York State
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityServes all
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 8:30am-4pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Jane Lynch
Contact's Position Chief Operating Officer
Physical Site Address 1 401 State Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12305
Mailing Address 1 401 State Street
Mailing City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12305
Main Phone (800)624-4143 (Voice/TTY/Spanish)
Fax (518)388-2860
Service Location Email webmaster@cqc.ny.gov
Web Address www.cqc.ny.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateSep10
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE COMMISSION ON QUALITY OF CARE AND ADVOCACY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
Affiliated Program: ADVOCACY PROGRAM
This Service: ADVOCACY PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Assistive Technology Information (LH-2700.0500)
Disabilities Issues (YZ-1700)
Group Advocacy (FP-0500.2500)
Legislative Advocacy (FP-0500.4500)