On December 9th, 2020, the Young Leaders and Advocates Network held a statewide focus group with the NYS Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (DDPC). This focus group was held to bring the voices of young people with disabilities into the development of their 2022-2026 State Plan. Read more about this session and what young people with disabilities had to say.
On November 22nd, Brianna Gower, Director, and Elijah Fagan-Solis, Statewide Youth Empowerment Coordinator, were featured on Western New York Independent Living, Inc.’s weekly radio show, the Independent Perspective.
After fifty years of people with disabilities fighting for an equal voice in issues affecting their lives, and equal access to opportunities, young people with… Read More »The newest Member of WNYIL’s Family of Agencies