CAPITAL DISTRICT CENTER FOR INDEPENDENCE

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of AgencyCapital District Center for Independence helps by assisting people with disabilities to acquire self-advocacy skills and by teaching through example (peer advocacy), consumers achieve greater control over the direction of their lives. Staff and volunteers strive to educate community leaders and the general public in the areas of "inclusion" and "universal access" to enlist their support in the removal of attitudinal, economic and structural barriers, which prevent equal participation of people with disabilities in all aspects of community life.
LocationAlbany
Geographic AreaAlbany and Schenectady Counties
TerritoryOTHER LOCATION:

SCHENECTADY COUNTY:

Schenectady City Hall, Room 2, 105 Jay Street, Schenectady, NY 12305, Phone: 518-382-5199 ext. 5345, Fax: 518-382-5275, Office Hours: Mon, Tue, Thu 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessDesignated Parking, Handicapped Accessible, Ramps
Agency TypePrivate, Non-Profit
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, language and sign language interpreters available as needed
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon-Fri, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 11716 Central Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipAlbany, NY 12206
Main Phone518-459-6422
Fax518-459-7847
Emailinfo@cdciweb.com
Web Addresswww.cdciweb.com
 
Director Information
Director's NameLaurel Kelley
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone518-459-6422
Director's Emaillkelley@cdciweb.com
 
Additional Information
Facility TypeDisease/Disability
Parent AgencyCAPITAL DISTRICT CENTER FOR INDEPENDENCE
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: CAPITAL DISTRICT CENTER FOR INDEPENDENCE
Affiliated Programs: ADVOCACY AND PEER ADVOCACY
HOUSING SEARCH ASSISTANCE/DISABILITIES
INDEPENDENT LIVING SKILLS TRAINING
INFORMATION AND REFERRAL
Affiliated Services: Advisory/Advocacy Services
Education/Training Services
Housing Services
Information/Referral Services