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Thursday, August 11, 2022

The New York State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities and Sinergia, Inc. invites members of the Latinx community to share their thoughts on OPWDD’s 2023-2027 Draft Strategic Plan. OPWDD’s Strategic Plan will set the direction for the agency for the coming five years. During the forum, OPWDD will discuss the goals for improving OPWDD’s support and services for people with developmental disabilities and hear your comments. Attend Virtually: Use this link to register for the forum... READ MORE >>

Parent Center

Welcome to the Metropolitan Parent Center
The Metropolitan Parent Center (MPC) is one of only four Parent Training and Information Centers (PTIC) in all of New York State, providing information, training, and one-to-one support to families of children ages 0-26 with the full range of disabilities, and to the professionals who work with them. The MPC helps parents gain the skills and knowledge to help their children develop academic and functional skills that lead to independent productive adult lives.
Funded through the U.S. Department of Education under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), the Metropolitan Parent Center is part of a nationwide network of Parent Training and Information Centers in the United States, as well as a member of the NYS Parent Center Network. READ MORE >>

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How to Request Services

Information for people with developmental disabilities, their families, and professionals wishing to make a referral for services. Contact our intake department: (212) 643-2840 Ext: 602 or send us an email to

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