Over 100 Lifespire individuals, friends and families marched in the Third Annual New York City Disability Pride Parade to promote inclusion and increase awareness of people with disabilities. Over 8,000 people marched in the parade, which was led by Grand Marshall Micah Fowler, star of ABC’s hit series “Speechless.”
2017 NYC Disability Pride Parade
Lifespire Employees Receive Public Recognition
Edgar Sison received his Star Award at the IACNY Conference on June 9, and Joseline Negron, a Star Direct Support Professional and Gyan Ramchal, a star Front Line Supervisor, were honored at the NYADSP LI/NYC Star Awards Conference on May 26. Special shout out to Ivor Ramphal, Facility Director of John Cook CSC and to OPWDD’s Margaret Stadnicky, Deputy Director of Long Island Regional Office – Region 5.
On June 6th ACRMD Product Plus held their first Annual Showcase of Products to the general public, businesses and non-for –profit organizations to assist in getting the agencies name known and to help employ people with Intellectual Disabilities. A proclamation was presented to ACRMD by Mr. Van Parish, Chief of Staff for Assemblyman Robert J. Rodriguez office for its outstanding services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. A Citation was also given to Augie Delerme for serving the needs of People with Disabilities for over thirty years.