For over 50 years, CWI has been an important part of the lives of the individuals with disabilities it serves. By providing a large variety of innovative services, CWI has helped transform the lives of many by...
Celebration with live music, raffles and catering set for Thursday, October 6, from 4 to 7 p.m. QUEENSBURY, NY – Community, Work & Independence, Inc. (CWI) holds a Sneak Peek and Fundraiser Celebration on...
North Country Ventures, a division of CWI, employs up to 60 individuals with disabilities in a supported and sheltered manufacturing environment. More than $4 million in revenue is generated annually through assembly, packaging and fulfillment contracts with NYS and private industry.
Community, Work & Independence, Inc. offers innovative supports and services, empowering people with differing abilities and needs to discover their potential and pursue the lives they envision.
"The people I've come in contact with, they treat you with respect, professionalism and caring. It's given me tremendous peace of mind, in knowing how well my sister is being cared for."
The 2nd Annual Adirondack Autism Conference will be held Saturday, Oct 22nd at the Ramada in Queensbury. Join this educational event for a day of workshops, resources and giveaways! Last day to register is Friday, 10/21. ... See MoreSee Less
It's our 3rd Annual Stuff the Bus in collaboration with the Tri-County United Way, the Family Services Association of Glens Falls, Washington County Dept of Social Services, Washington County EOC and Price Chopper/Market 32! Last year we collected 2.5 TONS of food! This year we have increased our recipient pantries to 20+. Please consider supporting our efforts! ... See MoreSee Less
On Monday, October 17th, the BFair2DirectCare Campaign will hold a press conference in the War Room at the State Capitol Building. The purpose of the press conference is to unveil the BFair2DirectCare Campaign's budget request to support a living wage for direct support professionals.
This press conference is a turning point for the campaign and we hope you, your staff, people you support and family members are able to join us at the State Capitol for this important event.
The press conference will begin at 12:00PM on Monday. We're asking participants to arrive earlier than the scheduled event, perhaps around 11:40AM. The War Room is located on the second floor of the State Capitol.
We encourage participants to bring signs showing support for direct support professionals and staff and that express the need for a living wage.
Our advocacy is the key to the success of the BFair2DirectCare Campaign, therefore we hope you'll join us on Monday!
Please contact the NYSACRA office at 518-449-7551 if you have any questions.
C.W.I. encourages all employees and individuals to attend this event in an effort to improve awareness and education on the vital role DSP's play every day. ... See MoreSee Less
Like and Follow: BFair2DirectCare on Facebook to support this New York not-for-profit community-based organization to advocate for Direct Support Professionals and other support staff to receive fair compensation for the vital work that they do. Educate yourself, get involved! ... See MoreSee Less
The 2nd Annual Adirondack Autism Conference will be held Saturday, Oct 22nd at the Ramada in Queensbury. Join this educational event for a day of workshops, resources and giveaways! ... See MoreSee Less
Direct Support Professionals, individuals receiving support services, parents, and advocates - in the Capital District and North Country region are asked to join the #BFair2DirectCare Coalition for a press release event in Albany NY at the State Capital. The event will kick off at 12 Noon on Monday, October 17. Members are asked to email NYSRA (email@example.com) to confirm your attendance at this event.. ... See MoreSee Less
Join us for our Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Just-A-Buck this Thursday, Oct. 13th at 12-noon with the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce at our location in the Queensbury Plaza! ... See MoreSee Less