BCID joins other ILCs in Albany news conference for more disability funding

Here’s coverage of Monday’s news conference outside the New York State Assembly chambers.¬†BCID joined independent living centers from around the state at the news conference, which called for more ILC funding and other disability priorities. Along with ILC members, Assembly Member James Skoufis, who energetically leads the Task Force on People with Disabilities, brought several… read more →

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Enable Brooklyn: Opening Doors goes local!

Opening Doors for people with disabilities and increasing local business¬† We are asking your business to invite us in to identify how disability-friendly your establishment is. We would like to help you increase your customer base and help people with disabilities access your services. We will provide you with suggestions and information about being disability… read more →

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Join us at New York City Disability Pride Parade!

Join us on July 12th 10am-12pm at Madison Square Park to take part in the Disability Pride Parade On July 12th the Disability Pride NYC Parade will take place from Madison Square Park and proceed down Broadway to Union Square Park. The day will be a celebration of people with disabilities and all they have… read more →

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Free Disability Rights Legal Clinic at BCID!

The Advocates for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Legal Clinic are partnering with BCID to offer FREE legal advice clinics. Starting July 21st 11-3pm (must make an appointment) When? Every 3rd Tuesday, starting July 21st Where? BCID, 27 Smith St How? Call 718-998-3000 to make an appointment Who? Adult over 18 with an intellectual… read more →

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