Ready, Willing and Able: The Progression of Disability Rights in New York State
December 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join Disability Rights New York and Families Together in New York State to discuss Rehab Act & the Americans with Disabilities Act and how their implementation has effected disability rights within New York State.
Marc Fliedner, Esq.
Director of the PAIMI and PAIR programs at Disability Rights New York.
This virtual event is going to offer an overview on disability history and pride, as well as new practices and policies in the works in New York. Marc is also going to offer opportunities for youth to get involved with the PAIMI (Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness) and PAIR (Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights) advisory councils, as well as other ways to get involved with statewide advocacy efforts.