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Interagency Coordinating Council for Services to Persons who are Deaf, Deaf-Blind or Hard of Hearing

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Short Description:
Dean De Russo and Raymond J. Giamartino, Jr are the two Rochester representatives on this council.
Detailed Description:
Services for deaf, deaf-blind and hard of hearing persons are provided by many agencies of the State government and through funding from these agencies, by many private agencies and providers. This bill would establish an Interagency Coordinating Council for Services to Persons Who are Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of Hearing under the administrative lead of the New York State Commission on Quality of Care & Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities (CQCAPD). The Council would coordinate the collection of information on population needs, engage in comprehensive strategic planning and prepare legislative and policy recommendations to the Governor and the State Legislature.
401 State Street
Schenectady, NY 12305

Contact Person: Rosemary Lamb
Phone: (800) 624-4143
Fax: (518) 388-3375
VP: none
TTY: (800) 624-4143