Hunter College/CUNY: Hunter is the largest college in the City University system with undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 170 areas of study, and includes preeminent graduate schools of Education, Social Work, Nursing, Health Professions, Urban Public Health, and the Brookdale Center on Healthy Aging and Longevity. The City University of New York is the largest urban university in the country with over half a million students, 11 senior colleges, 7 community colleges, and 5 graduate and professional schools, all with a historic commitment to academic excellence and the provision of equal access and opportunity.

The New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation: (Formerly the New York State Association of Community and Residential Agencies) is a statewide association with approximately 200 member agencies, providing services to persons with intellectual disabilities for more than 35 years.The Alliance is a catalyst and leading advocate for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities and the agencies that support them.

The Arc Westchester: The Arc Westchester is the largest agency in Westchester County supporting children, teens and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Its mission is to empower its clients to achieve their potential by strengthening families and encouraging personal choices, abilities and interests, so that they may enjoy fulfilled lives and an inspired future.

Disability Rights New York: Disability Rights New York (DRNY) is the Protection & Advocacy System and Client Assistance Program (P&A/CAP) for persons with disabilities in New York, advocating for their civil and legal rights. DRNY envisions an inclusive world that provides equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities, one that is free from discrimination, abuse and neglect.

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