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DSS Handbook Updated

Thank you to Carolyn Boone for leading the revision of the NYSDSC Handbook for DSS Professionals. Originally developed in 2003, then updated in 2011 with the assistance of Kathy Hoffman. The recent 2018 version reflect the work of the Professional Development committee and updated field information.  You can download it from: NYSDSC Handbook for DSS Professionals  (A comprehensive resource guide for NYS disability service providers; Fall 2011; Spring 2018)


The NYSDSC 2018 Spring Meeting, will be held June 27-29, 2018 at the 1000 Island Harbor Hotel in Clayton, NY. For more information please go to our home page.

Annual awards will be presented at the Awards Luncheon on Thursday. See the Awards Committee page for list of recipients.

The gavel will be passed from outgoing President Loren Nowalk to incoming President Catherine Carlson. 

Vendors and Sponsors

The following vendors will present their wares, with several sponsoring the Wine & Cheese Reception:

CTech Inc. - Platinum Sponsor

Contact: Jennifer Kropelin; Email: Jennifer@magnifyit.com

Website: Ctech for Low Vision Products

Pete Andolina - Platinum Sponsor

Contact:  Pete Andolina; Email: peteandolina@verizon.net

Website: Pete's site for low vision products

Symplicity - Platinum Sponsor

Contact:  Blaine Warner; Email: ajordan@simplicity.com

Website: Accommodate by Symplicity

Vis-Ability, Inc. - Platinum Sponsor

Contact: Michael G. Parker; Email: access@bestweb.net

Website: Vis-Ability Inc.

Bookshare - Bronze Sponsor

Contact:  Amy Ratajczak; Email: amyr@benetech.org

Website: Bookshare

OrCam Inc. - Bronze Sponsor

Contact:  Attia Motti; Email: motti.attia@orcam.com

Website: OrCam

Sensus ApS - Bronze Sponsor

Contact: Tanja Stevns; Email: tanja@sunsus.dk

Website: Sensus Access

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