Opengate is happy to announce that we have moved into Phase 4 of the New York Forward Reopening Plan allowing home visits, community outings and day services, and residential extended home visits under strict guidelines. (see below) All prevention measures…
Assemblyman Kevin Byrne, who represents the 94th Assembly District, has donated hand sanitizer to various organizations and businesses throughout the district. Opengate is pleased to be a recipient of a delivery which helps to replenish our supplies.
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.