News and Events

Southern Tier Connect is where you are; we are committed to coordinating the highest quality supports and services for the individuals and families of our beautiful region of New York. With offices located throughout the Southern Tier, we are pleased to offer news and events that will bring us closer to the individuals and families we serve.

Special Webinar with NY Project Hope – Broome County

New York Project Hope is A FEMA-funded program that provides educational services, resources, and referrals to Broome County residents in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.   Wednesday, Dec 1 | 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ESTNY Project Hope helps New Yorkers understand...

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Racker Family Support Programs

For individuals residing in Cortland, Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego, Tioga, and Tompkins Counties  The Racker Resource Network Racker's resource network is designed to provide supports for families and caregivers in several counties within the Southern Tier....

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Join us for a Special Webinar with Transitions

Do you, or does your child, want to be a college graduate? Have a meaningful career? Live independently? The Transitions program focuses on building academic skills, life skills, and general independence for high school graduates and young adults with autism and...

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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...

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At STC, Our Members are More than Just a Number

Elizabeth Gomez and her son, Eliot, moved to Binghamton five years ago. They relocated from New York City to find a more affordable living situation and also to be closer to Elizabeth’s daughter while she attended college there. Eliot has special needs and qualified...

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On the Job with Roselyn Hathaway

Roselyn has some of the best qualities you can ask for in customer service—she’s quick on her feet, is friendly and personable, and is a hard, dedicated worker. Roselyn has held several jobs in the Otsego County area, starting as a cashier at the Great American in...

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