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.
This is a Parent Network event. Hosted by Gayle
Barton (Family Support Coordinator/Educational
Advocate), this presentation will help to answer
questions you may have concerning communication
with your school district personnel, and the
development of your child's IEP.
Happening August 17th - 21st: Rockin' Racker Summer is a program to help bring people together and share in fun activities and get them rockin' RACKER STYLESeptember 8, 2020
Join us for a four part series that will equip you with tools for dating success.September 15, 2020
Join us for a four part series that will equip you with tools for dating success.September 22, 2020
Join us for a four part series that will equip you with tools for dating success.