Disease/Disability Care Services

IDENTIFICATION CARDS

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceFree ID cards which are designed to help police, firefighters and emergency personnel interact with people who may not be able to communicate effectively.

The cards explain that the person with this card may have difficulty understanding, following directions or communicating. The back of the card includes identifying information and an emergency contact.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester Counties)
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureContact Ashley at 518-473-1731 or visit website https://opwdd.ny.gov/iddidcards
Intake RequirementsNo additional intake required
Documents RequiredNo documentation needed
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
 
Availability
Hours of Operation
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Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 44 Holland Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12229
Main Phone 866-946-9733 Information Line
TDD Phone 866-933-4889
Other Phone 518-474-3625 Division of Quality Improvement
Web Address www.opwdd.ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (OPWDD)
Affiliated Program: IDENTIFICATION CARDS
This Service: Disease/Disability Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Identification Cards (DF-7000.3300)