Self Direction is New York State’s current self-determination program. Self-direction empowers people to design supports based on their unique strengths and needs so they can live the life they want. Individuals and families work together with a team to customize services such as Community Habilitation, Respite and more.
Individuals interested in Self-directing their services should *Reside in Cortland, Tioga or Tompkins counties *Have OPWDD approval for services, *Be enrolled in Care Management services, and *Have HCBS Waiver Services Authorization
Individuals may be referred for services through their Care Manager. Individuals that do not yet have OPWDD approval may contact their local Service Access Coordinator for assistance.
Racker's Virtual Activities are learning opportunities developed by the Family Resource Program. Learn to draw, play games, virtually exercise, and much more!December 10, 2020
This workshop will help participants to better understand the importance of feeding. Participants will learn about and be able to identify factors that impact feeding, as well as strategies to help with feeding.December 10, 2020
Current and former Racker employees that have worked at Racker for 25+ years are invited to join us for a virtual celebration of your dedication and commitment to Racker and it's ideals.