Expertise in Areas that Promote Health Equity
People with disabilities come to ICS because we have expert staff who can help them achieve goals, improve their quality of life, and be active members in their community. ICS works with members to address their health, mobility and independence. These areas are the foundational pillars needed to stand up true health equity for people with disabilities.
ICS works to remove barriers to care that are all too common for people with disabilities, so each ICS member is able to enjoy the best possible health.
Being able to get around freely and comfortably is essential. ICS staff help ensure members have access to properly fitted mobility supports.
Everyone wants be part of their community. ICS helps members stay engaged and involved, be it through social activities or professional interests.
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Uncovering Healthcare Injustices: Recognizing People With Disabilities As A Population With Health Disparities
Independence Care System (ICS) Manager, Advocacy Programs and Initiatives Marcus Johnson reflects on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) officially designating people with disabilities as a health disparities population.
Independence Care System (ICS) Health Home Advocacy Specialist Marcus Johnson reflects on defining disability, embracing potential and the work that lies ahead on the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Independence Care System (ICS) has been partnering with various colleges and universities across New York to create Lifestyle Enrichment Series programs to provide aspiring occupational therapy students with hands-on experiences working with people with physical disabilities.
ICS is proud to announce the launch of ICS Thrive, a new social adult day program featuring an exciting series of activities and programs, which will begin Tuesday, May 9.