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SASi Receives $1,700 Community Grant from Springville Walmart

SASi Receives $1,700 Community Grant from Springville Walmart

Suburban Adult Services Inc. (SASi) SASi is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $1,700 community grant from the Springville, NY Walmart location through its Community Grants Program. This grant is one of many provided through the Walmart Foundation, which supports the needs of communities by providing grants to local organizations.
Tuesday, April 04, 2017/Author: SASi News/Number of views (735)/Comments (0)/
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NYS Legislature, Governor Agree To Make Initial Investment in Disability Provider Workforce

NYS Legislature, Governor Agree To Make Initial Investment in Disability Provider Workforce

In what turned out to be a celebration of direct support professionals today in the State Capitol, Governor Cuomo and the leaders of both Houses, along with the mental hygiene committee chairs, promised a group of bFair2DirectCare demonstrators that they all support the addition of funds to increase direct care salaries.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017/Author: SASi News/Number of views (483)/Comments (0)/
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Governor Cuomo Pledges to Include $55 Million in NYS Budget to Boost Direct Care Wages

Governor Cuomo Pledges to Include $55 Million in NYS Budget to Boost Direct Care Wages

Today, during the "Ring of Care" Rally, Governor Cuomo pledged his support to include $55 Million in the NYS Budget.  He announced his commitment to include funding for a 3.25% wage hike for direct care workers starting in January 2018...and an additional 3.25% wage hike for direct care staff starting in April 2018, for a total of 6.5% for the direct care workforce. 

Tuesday, March 28, 2017/Author: Elizabeth Riggs/Number of views (437)/Comments (0)/
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SASi Foundation Approves First Quarter Funding Awards for 2017

SASi Foundation Approves First Quarter Funding Awards for 2017

The SASi Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce three funding awards, totaling nearly $26,000, for the first quarter of 2017. 

Tuesday, March 07, 2017/Author: Elizabeth Riggs/Number of views (727)/Comments (0)/
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#bFair2DirectCare - "Caregivers Deserve A Raise"

#bFair2DirectCare - "Caregivers Deserve A Raise"

DDAWNY is asking members to share this article on Facebook and tweet it to @NYGovCuomo and as many other state legislatures as possible. 
Thursday, January 26, 2017/Author: SASi /Number of views (792)/Comments (0)/
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#bFair2DirectCare - Governor Fails to Include Living Wage Funding in Executive Budget

#bFair2DirectCare - Governor Fails to Include Living Wage Funding in Executive Budget

View the PDF of the statement issued by the bFair2DirectCare Coalition on the Governor's failure to include living wage funding for direct care workers in the executive budget. 
Wednesday, January 18, 2017/Author: SASi /Number of views (787)/Comments (0)/
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The SASi Foundation Awards - 3rd Quarter of 2016

The SASi Foundation Awards - 3rd Quarter of 2016

The SASi Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce four funding awards, totaling nearly $5,000 for the third quarter of 2016. 

Monday, September 12, 2016/Author: Steve Dietz/Number of views (1367)/Comments (0)/
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Introducing BJ's Wood Creations

Introducing BJ's Wood Creations

Brandon Wadsworth began turning pens on a lathe with his father and family friend three years ago as a hobby.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016/Author: Steve Dietz/Number of views (1502)/Comments (0)/
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SASi's Vocational Training Program

SASi's Vocational Training Program

The Vocational Transition Program provides adolescents with disabilities the training, guidance and opportunities necessary to transition into the competitive workforce, gaining independence, self-sufficiency and the fullest quality of life.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016/Author: Steve Dietz/Number of views (1631)/Comments (0)/
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Grant from Independent Health supports launch of SASi Adaptive Fitness Center in West Seneca

Grant from Independent Health supports launch of SASi Adaptive Fitness Center in West Seneca

Suburban Adult Services, Inc. (SASi) announces the receipt of a $5,000 grant from Independent Health of Buffalo, to support the launch of its Adaptive Fitness Program in West Seneca to benefit those with physical and developmental disabilities living in Western New York.
Thursday, May 19, 2016/Author: Steve Dietz/Number of views (1999)/Comments (0)/
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