Coalitions and Sign On Letters
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- Governor Andrew Cuomo
- Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie
- Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart Cousins
- Updated 2018 Members of the State Senate Aging Committee
- Updated 2018 Members of the Assembly Aging Committee
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The NYS Legislature will be holding hearings to review New York State’s rate of infection and mortality due to COVID-19 in residential health care facilities on August 10. There will also be a hearing on hospital care during the pandemic on August 12. More...
The Healthy Neighborhoods Program (HNP) is a FREE program committed to creating healthier neighborhoods one home at a time by reducing environmental health and safety issues in the home. HNP provides in-home safety visits with FREE safety supplies for qualifying...
By Nick Reisman City of Albany PUBLISHED 4:54 PM ET Jul. 14, 2020 For 15 years, Mary Pritchard was a nursing home ombudsman in Schenectady in the early days of the program meant to protect residents in communal care. "We were not advocating for the family, we...