Introducing UniFI NY: A Forum For New York Fiscal Intermediaries

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Introducing UniFI NY: A Forum For New York Fiscal Intermediaries

Annkissam is excited to invite you to UniFI NY, a forum designed for New York Fiscal Intermediaries working with OPWDD programs to learn together and share together.  Susan Kittle hosts the UniFI NY series and brings with her 30 years experience as a provider in New York State HCBS waiver services, focusing on person-centered & self-directed supports. 

Join us each month for a variety of live virtual events; all are free of charge.

Upcoming Events

Don't miss our monthly webinars with topics related to self-directed services. 

IDD  and the LBGTQIA Community

  • Wednesday, ​April 21st at 11am
    PrideAbility is a movement that promotes ongoing education, understanding, and respect through a network of connections and advocacy that provides support and friendship for citizens with intellectual and developmental disabilities who identify as LGBTQIA.Matthew Kuriloff Manager of Creative Arts Program/PWW & Advocacy, East End Disability Associates, Inc.
Quality Assurance Audit Protocol: Stay Ahead of Compliance
  • Wednesday, May 19th at 11am Julie Owen, Director of Customized Supports, Heritage Christian Services Charissa Moll, Associate Director of Customized Supports, Heritage Christian Services

    Previous UniFI NY Events: Webinar & Network Series

    • Webinar: Housing & Self-Direction
      • Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 10am-11am
        Speakers: Carol Napierski, VP of Program Development & Grant Management, NY Alliance for Inclusion & Innovation and
        John Maltby, Consultant for NY Alliance for Inclusion & Innovation.
        Both are Co-Directors of the Housing Resource Center, NY Alliance.
    • Webinar: Plan Development - Knowledge is Power
    • Live-In Caregiver
    • Webinar: Assisting Complex Individuals
      • Wednesday, February 17, 2020 at 11am-12pm  Ready, Set, Go-Slow...What is important to consider and have in place before assisting more complex individuals through self-directed services? Facilitator: Sarah Louer, Director of Clinical Services, Mountain Lake Services
    • Webinar: Effective Collaboration; How to Manage Self-Hired SEMP with your FI