CANVAS: A Remote-Based Curriculum

About the Program Living independently and reaching specific goals is the outcome of habilitation. The underlying ability to achieve and maintain these skills is resiliency and grist. At the kernel of the human experience are these six life skills that cannot be...

What is Medicare, and do I need it?

What is Medicare? Medicare is a national health insurance program run by the federal government. Medicare covers, people age 65 and older and some people under age 65 who may qualify due to a disability or another special situation. Why is it important to those with...
Achieving Independence through COVID-19

Achieving Independence through COVID-19

A Letter from Amanda Davis, Care Coordination Manager at Southern Tier Connect, Cortland, NY Jon has resided in an IRA setting for numerous years, and throughout that time I have worked with him and his residential staff to strengthen his independence goals. This past...