Our partner organizations and service providers have unparalleled experience meeting your needs. They are local experts, skilled at providing supports and services to people of all ages with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Our strong regional provider network means you will have a continuity of care, preserving established relationships when you want to or making new connections when you need to.

Care Management Partners

Become part of our Provider Network!

As part of the Southern Tier Connect provider network you will have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of countless people across our region. You will use your exceptional skills to serve the unique and challenging needs of people with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities. And, as part of our network, you will have access to creative and leading-edge technology that will ensure services are not duplicate or neglected, with providers working together to improve lives.

Emergency Room Follow Up Protocols

A focus for NYS OPWDD, NYS Department of Health, and Southern Tier Connect (STC) is proper and comprehensive follow-up and transitional care. As such, STC staff value providing support for individuals and their families after an emergency. For members who have opted...

Day Services – Fall 2020

We were pleased to bring together our members, leading service providers, and Southern Tier Connect staff to present a webinar about day services for the fall of 2020. Thank you to so many who were in attendance live; for those that missed out the first time, we are...

Civil Rights Update from Health and Human Services – COVID-19

The NYS Department of Health has posted the Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights bulletin related to COVID-19. Click the button below to read more about this important update about the rights of all.

Information for Providers April 8, 2020 – COVID-19

Our commitment to the health and safety of the individuals and families we support and our workforce continues to be Southern Tier Connect’s highest priority through this difficult time. We are also committed to helping our provider community...

Our Champions – A Joint Publication of the Seven NY Care Coordination Organizations

We hope that you and your loved ones continue to be safe. This week, we are pleased to bring a look at some good news. All seven New York State Care Coordination Organizations have worked together to create "Our Champions," a look at the Care Managers who...