The New York State Independent Living Council, Inc. (NYSILC) is an independent, nonprofit state council. The NYSILC mission is to promote independent living for people with disabilities across New York State, in partnership with the network of community-based Centers for Independent Living.
The New York Association on Independent Living (NYAIL) is a statewide, not-for-profit membership association created by and composed of Independent Living Centers across New York State. NYAIL’s mission is improving the quality of life, safeguarding the rights, and ensuring equal opportunities for all people with disabilities, as well as promoting the Independent Living philosophy both within the disability community and to the public.
Westchester County Human Rights Commission
The Westchester County Human Rights Commission seeks to promote dignity and respect by advancing justice, equality and education for the diverse community of Westchester.
Adults with Disabilities Act: Information, Guidance, Training
- Property Taxes and Assessments, local governments and school districts can opt to grant a reduction on the amount of property taxes paid by qualifying persons with disabilities.
- Senior housing options in Westchester
- Where can I find agencies in Westchester that provide services in Spanish?
- My child has a disability and I need information about the CPSE/CSE process.
- Where can I find help to pay for my prescriptions?
- Equal Access to Westchester It’s Good Business
- Information on the FAIR HOUSING AMENDMENTS ACT
- Information on Fair Housing Accessibility Guidelines
- NYS Department of Health
- DHHS Administration on Aging
- National Council on Disability
- National Organization on Disability
- American Association of People with Disabilities
- American Foundation for the Blind
- National Association of the Deaf
- Easter Seals
- US Department of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy
- Pegasus Therapeutic Riding Pegasus Therapeutic Riding Flyer
- AboutAssistiveLiving.org a web based resource with information on elder care and assisted living facilities
Emergency Preparedness for Persons with Disabilities, Families, Seniors and Pets
Persons with Disabilities
Assorted FEMA Brochures for all Emergency Services
General In-Depth Guide for Citizen Preparedness