Advisory/Advocacy Services

ADVOCACY AND PEER ADVOCACY

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceOur advocacy staff will assist in securing the rights and benefits to which you are entitled. Consumers are taught to be self advocates who understand their rights under the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA). Peer advocates are trained individuals with disabilities who work one-on-one and lead support groups to mentor other individuals with disabilities and teach them to be self-advocates.
LocationAlbany
Geographical 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
Intake ProcedureCall 518-459-6422
Karl Francis, Community Outreach Advocacy
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, language and sign language interpreters available as needed
EligibilityCall for details
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
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Physical Site Address 1 1716 Central Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12206
Main Phone 518-459-6422
Fax 518-459-7847
Service Location Email info@cdciweb.com
Web Address www.cdciweb.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CAPITAL DISTRICT CENTER FOR INDEPENDENCE
Affiliated Program: ADVOCACY AND PEER ADVOCACY
This Service: Advisory/Advocacy Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Advocacy (FP-0500)
Disabilities Issues (YZ-1700)