Welcome To City Access New York

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. 


Easter Egg Hunt

City Access New York in partnership with Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden invites you to attend our 3rd Annual Beeping Egg Hunt!

Join us for a FREE fun family day for people of “all abilities”, the visually impaired and the blind. Eggs beep allowing everyone to participate. Featuring live music by Los Ciegos Del Barrio!

Wednesday, April 7th 11am – 2pm
Rain Date: Thursday, April 8th 11am – 2 pm

Hunt Times by age:
Toddlers – 6yrs: 11am
Ages 6-14yrs: 12pm
Young adults & older: 1pm

Snug Harbor Cultural Center
1000 Richmond Terrace
Staten Island, NY 10301
Northwest Lawn by Randall Statue

RSVP required to attend!
For everyone’s safety, RSVP is required to participate in the hunt. Please RSVP to lpurrone@cityaccessny.org with how many people will be attending and the ages of those participating in the egg hunt.

Important COVID-19 Information:

All COVID-19 guidelines will be in effect.
Face masks required.
Hand sanitizer will be provided.
Social distancing in effect.
RSVP required to attend to maintain social distancing.

We are holding this event free of charge and could not do it without the help of our donors and sponsors. We appreciate any amount, small or large, to help us make this day a special one!

Please click here to make a donation.



Safety & Reopening Information


City Access @home

City Access @home initiative allows our staff to be able to continue to provide Day Habilitation services remotely.  Please click on the link below to view a valuable list of resources. 

City Access @home Resource Page for Families, Staff and Participants


CANY Newsletter | Winter 2021 |

Partnership with Snug Harbor
Volunteering with Meals on Wheels
Thank You to Lynda Kachmar
Holiday Card Contest and Talent Show
Career Discovery Project Featured in SI Advance
A Note of Gratitude from CANY