Archive | February, 2020

Statement of the Access-A-Ride Reform Group (AARRG!) on the MTA’s new “late-shift” pilot program RFP

We applaud efforts to make transit more reliable, accessible and affordable for all New Yorkers, including late-night commuters underserved by current subway and bus routes and schedules.  However, the MTA’s “late-shift” proposal lacks a commitment to serving individuals with disabilities. Federal, state, and local laws require the MTA to make any new transportation program fully… read more →

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Community Health Worker positions open at BCID

Do you have a disability and want to help other people with disabilities live a better life? BCID wants you! We’re looking for outgoing, empathetic people to fill six part-time community health worker positions. You’ll be trained to work with other New Yorkers who have disabilities, offering them emotional support by phone. You’ll also help… read more →

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