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First Annual City Access New York Golf Outing

 
City Access New York will be hosting their first golf outing at the beautiful Grand Oaks Country Club and South Shore Golf Course on Monday, July 10th. The cost of a corporate foursome is $1100 which includes golf, dinner for four, and a tee sign. Golf and dinner is $275 and Dinner only is $75. You can also support this event by taking one of the many sponsorships or a tee sign for $100.
 
There will be a brunch, snack on the turn, food on the course, a craft beer garden cocktail hour, gourmet dinner and a silent auction with fabulous items up for bid.
 
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Holly Bonner – Blind Motherhood and NYS Vision Rehabilitation and Employment Institute.

 

A big thanks goes to Holly Bonner, the creator of BlindMotherhood.com and an inspiring advocate for the visually impaired community, who went out to Albany this month to meet with the NYS Commission for the blind.  As part of her presentation, Holly mentioned City Access New York and the urgency to fund Employment Programs that hold the visually impaired to a higher standard.

Mathew Beidman attends Brooklyn Developmental Disabilities Council Luncheon

  

Day Habilitation participant, Mathew Beidman, attended the Brooklyn Developmental Disabilities Council Luncheon at Gargiulo's Restaurant. Mathew enjoyed listening to speeches advocating for people with developmental disabilities.  And he thought the food was great also.

Night with the Staten Island Yankees!

 

Don't miss your chance to be a part of the fun on opening night!

City Access New York is excited to invite you for a fun-filled evening of games and fireworks on opening night when the Staten Island Yankees take on the Brooklyn Cyclones at Richmond County Bank Ballpark in Staten Island on June 19th, 2017.

Come join us for this great event and have a blast!  

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2016 Achievement Award Dinner

 

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City Access New York invites you to our First Annual Achievement Awards Dinner honoring Los Ciegos Del Barrio for their achievements and generosity to the community.
 

Friday, October 14, 2016 

(6:00 pm Cocktails; 7:00 pm Dinner)

Silent auction during the dinner. 

Knights of Columbus
(1305 86th Street, Brooklyn, NY)

RSVP 718-285-6548     

 

Full Invitation   |   Press Release

In the News: Read a human interest story on Los Ciegos Del Barrio on People.com and a feature on PeopleEnEspanol.com.

Your generous

You Shop. Amazon gives.

AmazonSmile logo

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 price to City Access New York.  All you need to do is follow the link below.

https://smile.amazon.com/ch/20-3786663

City Access New York, Inc. thanks you for your continued support in helping the visually impaired and developmentally disabled lead a more independent life!

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 adults with autism.

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 other science museums around the country.  One main focus of the exhibit will be how people with disabilities use a variety of technologies to help narrow the gap between what they want to accomplish and what they are able to do unassisted. 

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.