A Voice For People With Disabilities

Sen. Lanza Responds to SIDDC Rally

The Staten Island Developmental Disabilities Council (SIDDC) took their message to legislators across Staten Island on Friday, January 29. Here is their exchange with Senator Andrew Lanza outside his office in Eltingville. Organizing the event was Michael Wienberg, SIDDC Chair, with Barbara Devaney and Donna Long, advocacy co-chairs.
You can add your voice to their call for housing for people with developmental disabilities and increase salaries for direct care workers by sending a letter to
Gov. Andrew Cuomo
NYS Capitol Building
Albany, NY 12224
Mayor Bill De Blasio
City Hall
NY, NY 10007.

Covering the story for Life-Wire News Service:
Meredith Arout
Steven Filoramo
Joseph Jones
Dolores Palermo
with Megan Welch and Edward Gregory
Produced by Joseph Maturi

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