Addressing the Housing Crisis in the City of Yonkers Plaguing Individuals with Disabilities

Achille Iolascon M.A. Systems Advocate As an organization which advocates for the rights of all people with disabilities, we at Westchester Disabled on the Move, Inc.(WDOMI) can vouch for the fact that the lack of affordable, accessible, and integrated housing options within the community remains the single greatest obstacle facing...

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BREAKING NEWS – Advocates: Yorktown Hall Doesn’t Comply with ADA

Michael P. McKinney , mmckinney@lohud.comPublished 12:19 p.m. ET Jan. 27, 2017 | Updated 7:04 a.m. ET Jan. 30, 2017 YORKTOWN – An advocacy group for the disabled in Westchester County has alleged in a lawsuit that Yorktown Town Hall has violated the federal Americans with Disabilities Act and that additional parking spaces pledged to bring...

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MY LETTER TO DONALD TRUMP

by Richard Howie, CSA- Certified ACA Health Exchange Navigator Dear President-Elect Trump, Congratulations on your victory and god–speed in your first term as president of our great country.  I’m writing you today regarding the pending initiatives to Repeal and replace the ACA without a viable alternative.  I am a registered...

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MASS SHOOTINGS AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Scott Smith, MSW Program Director With all of the shootings that are taking place in the country of late, this writer has begun to wonder what is our attraction to guns or shooting as a form of resolving disputes? One of the answers is quite apparent particularly for someone who...

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