Once again, we are facing proposed funding cuts under a State Plan Amendment and a 1915(c) waiver amendment proposed by DOH and OPWDD for the fiscal year 2021. Its passage will mean a loss of millions designated for the care of I/DD residents in New York.
To those from our community who stepped in to help us and provide vital items, we are extremely grateful and would like to recognize their generosity.
When some of our individuals tested positive for COVID-19, a team of dedicated staff members stepped up and were willing to quarantine with them to provide around the clock care.
Opengate is pleased to announce the Employees of the Month for the first quarter of 2020.
Over 30 years ago, Robert Drewes was invited by his friend Harold Auerbach to visit the facilities at Opengate where his son resided. He remembers the impression made on him that day, that the needs of adults with intellectual and…