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Securing An Apartment For An ICS Member

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Independence Care System (ICS) Community Health Worker Tirso…

CDPAANYS Hosts New York #SaveCDPA Listening Tour

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In an effort to engage consumers, personal care assistants and…

Civics League Protests Governor Cuomo’s Service Cuts

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“These are necessary services for our well-being that we need…

Sharifa Abu-Hamda: An Advocate For People With Disabilities

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As people with disabilities continue to face a number of obstacles,…

Women With Disabilities Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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In what made for an engaging and educational day, women with…

Victory! Court Rules CDPAP Cuts Unconstitutional

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In a significant victory for New Yorkers with disabilities, Albany…

Preserving an ICS Member’s Job and Independence

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Independence Care System (ICS) Transitions Of Care Director…

ICS Members Testify At Implicit Bias Hearing

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Independence Care System (ICS) members and staff recently testified…

30 Minutes on Disability-Competent Care

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In what made for an informative and insightful event, Independence…

Rick Surpin Honored For Advocacy by Commissioner, Mayor

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Independence Care System (ICS) President and CEO Rick Surpin…

Barbara “Bobbi” Linn – Advocate Extraordinaire

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Longtime Independence Care System (ICS) member, and founder and…

Making Health Services Accessible

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Independence Care System’s Senior Vice President of Clinical…

Let’s Make Community Integration Real

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The 1990 passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)…

ICS: MS Society Partner in Care

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“When I see a newly-referred MS patient and she rolls into…

Jason DaSilva and the Impossible Choice

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Jason DaSilva, a talented artist and documentary filmmaker, is…

News Roundup: MTA Subway Access

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New Yorkers of all stripes are angry about the subway right now, as service continues its years-long nosedive.