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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…

Rachael Stacom Honored by National MS Society

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Independence Care System’s (ICS) Senior Vice President of Clinical…

30 Minutes on Disability-Competent Care

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

Finally! NY to Get Accessible Street Corners

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In what many New Yorkers consider to be a landmark victory, the…

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…

A Lifetime of Advocacy

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Last week ICS’s Marilyn Saviola, Senior Vice President for Advocacy, received a 2015 Viscardi Achievement Award. It wasn’t until I read several New York Times articles about Henry Viscardi, Jr., whose own achievements these annual awards pay homage to, that I understood the parallels in the lives of these two.