Get DIA Into the Presidential Debate!

The next Presidential Debate may include a question on the Disability Integration Act if enough people choose that question. Please vote and ask everybody you know to vote as well.

1.    Follow the link: https://presidentialopenquestions.com/questions/4395/vote/
you will see What is your stance on the Disability Integration Act?
2.    Click on vote
3.    Enter your email and zip code and it’s done.
Then-
4.    Tell your friends.
5.    And watch the next debate on October 9 from 9-10:30 p.m. EST and listen for your question.

Independent Living, Inc. is a Voter Registration Agency

If you would like to register to vote or change address it can be done at any of our three offices. Or contact us if you need voter registration forms. Our goal is to help our consumers.

Registration can also be done online:
You may register to vote using the New York State Voter Registration Form accessible at the links below. You can complete a PDF version of the New York State Voter Registration Form on-line by clicking on the link below, typing the necessary information and selecting the appropriate boxes. Alternatively, you can print the form to complete by hand.
Complete English Form On-Line
Complete Spanish Form On-Line
Once the form is completed, you need to print the form and sign it. We cannot accept any kind of digital or Adobe-generated signature. Then, mail the form to your county board of elections.

You can also complete an Accessible version of the New York State Voter Registration Form on-line by clicking on the link below, typing the necessary information and selecting the appropriate boxes.
Accessible English Form On-Line
Accessible Spanish Form On-Line
Once the form is completed, you need to print the form and sign and date it. Then, mail the form to your county board of elections.

Doug Hovey presented the Public Policy Award to Assemblywoman Gunther

Today Doug Hovey presented the Public Policy Award to Assemblywoman Gunther at 2016 on September 15th at the New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services, Inc. (NYAPRS) 34th Annual Conference, with 700 hundred in attendance. This was held at the Hudson Valley Resort & Spa in Kerhonkson, NY.

NYAPRS is a statewide coalition of people who use and/or provide recovery oriented community based mental health services. Independent Living attend this conference every year and Doug Hovey sits on the Board of Directors for NYAPRS.