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YAI/National Institute for People with Disabilities Network
Intake, Information and Referral Unit



Address:460 West 34 St. New York NY 10001
Telephone(s):(212) 273-6182
Fax:(212) 268-1083
E-mail:http://www.yai.org/services.cfm
World Wide Web: http://www.yai.org


Description:YAI provides comprehensive services to infants, pre-schoolers, adolescents and adults of all ages with developmental and learning disabilities, and to their families. Services include: service coordination, residential services, crisis intervention, day services, healthcare, home health care, family support, skills training, camping, travel, respite and all phases of job skills, placement and supportive employment.


Eligibility Requirements:Persons with mental retardation and developmental and learning disabilities are eligible.
Admission Requirements/Documents:Contact Intake Unit.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Medicaid, private insurance, sliding-scale fees, all government programs, free, private pay.
Access for People with Disabilities:Most facilities are handicap-accessible.


Services Offered:CampsCrisis InterventionHealth CareHome Health CareOutpatient Mental Health CarePre-job GuidanceRecreational ActivitiesRespite Care
Target Groups(By Need):Children with DisabilitiesDisabilities, People withFamilies / Friends of People with DisabilitiesParents of Children with Disabilities