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New Grant for the Expansion of the Career Discovery Program

New Grant for the Expansion of the Career Discovery Program

City Access New York would like to thank Northfield Bank Foundation and especially Diane Senerchia, the Executive Director, for the generous grant for the expansion of our Career Discovery Project. The Career Discovery Project is a program that is designed to give visually impaired high school and college students the opportunity to work at cultural institutions around […]

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City Access New York Recognized by Local Government Leaders

During the 2017 Achievement Dinner & Auction Gala City Access New York was presented with citations in recognition of the success in helping people with developmental disabilities and the visually impaired. Office of the President Borough of Brooklyn City of New York The Council Of The City of New York, Steven Matteo State of New York Office […]

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New Vocational Team

City Access New York is honored to introduce our new vocational team.  Welcome Alsanne Ivery, our new vocational coordinator, and Shakenna Stephens, the new job coach.

You Shop. Amazon Gives

AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support City Access New York every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you’ll find the exact same selection, prices, and experience as you always do on Amazon, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase […]

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WAY OUT Charitable Foundation for People with Autism

The WAY OUT Charitable Foundation for People with Autism, a non-governmental organization based in Russia, hosted City Access New York and  Museum Access Consortium (MAC) during the first week of December 2015 to provide training and consultation for autism-friendly accommodations and programming at Russia’s museums and to share approaches to life and social skills development for […]

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Human +

Abilities!, a member of the Museum Access Consortium, is a partner in a National Science Foundation-funded project, tentatively titled Human +.  The New York Hall of Science museum is leading the development a new exhibit about how technology is used to expand human abilities.The exhibit will be built at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry and will travel to numerous […]

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Promoting Lifelong Access To Community Resources

City Access New York promotes lifelong access to educational, vocational and cultural programs for New Yorkers of all abilities. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that identifies barriers to participation, in schools and in the community, and adapts the content and delivery of programs to the diverse needs of people with disabilities.