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September 12, 2022

Latest Law Gives Students with Disabilities More Time to Finish High School

New Law to Assist Students with Disabilities! In June 2022, Governor Hochul signed a new law which clarifies that schools are allowed to continue providing instruction and services to students with […]
August 9, 2022

NEW SSI Electronic Protective Filing Tool

NEW SSI Electronic Protective Filing Tool – Individuals who want to apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) can now use an online tool that was recently released by the […]
January 7, 2022

Potentially erroneous SSI denials being reviewed by the Social Security Administration (SSA).

Potentially erroneous SSI denials being reviewed by the Social Security Administration (SSA). The SSA published a new Emergency Message, EM-20168, Instructions for Reopening and Reevaluating COVID-19 […]
May 17, 2021

COVID-19: Life Planning

Frequently asked questions by guardians about the covid-19 pandemic Learn about some of the frequently asked questions by guardians during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Access to clients […]
January 1, 2020

Disability Rights Resources

Suffolk County Office for People with Disabilities in cooperation with the Department of Social Services (DSS) If you are disabled and require special accommodation, please notify […]