Disease/Disability Care Services


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General Information
Description of ServiceNew Beginnings MSC provides service coordination to assist people with developmental disabilities and apply for people to receive funding through New York State and various agencies for services and supports. Some examples are respite care, small grants, assistance in getting a residential placement or apartment of one's own, transportation to medical appointments through Medicaid, social and recreational programs, environmental modifications to home, day programs for adults, job coaching, etc. We also apply for funding for people to obtain services in their own homes that they are able to self-direct.
Geographical AreaAlbany, Fulton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, Washington
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-326-3322
Intake RequirementsCall for information
Additional RequirementsCall for details
Helpful TipsMedicaid pays for all of our services. For families earning too much to qualify for Medicaid, we are able to waive the income limit to enroll children under the age of 18. After age 18, SSI or social security disability is applied for to obtain Medicaid as well.
Client Information
Age GroupAll Ages
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityPeople diagnosed with a developmental disability such as an intellectual disability, Autism, CP, Downs Syndrome, Spina bifida, certain neurological impairments, genetic disorders. We work with NYS OPWDD to determine whether a person is eligible for our program.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
Insurance AcceptedMedicaid
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9:30 am-5:00 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30 am-5:00 pm
Contact Information
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Physical Site Address 1 620 Washington Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Rensselaer, NY 12144
Main Phone 518-512-3913
Web Address N/A
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW BEGINNINGS MSC
This Service: Disease/Disability Care Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Benefits Assistance (FT-1000)
Developmental Disabilities (YF-1800)