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  • Accessible Absentee Ballots for  Blind and Visually Impaired Voters

    Accessible Absentee Ballots for Blind and Visually Impaired Voters

    Apply for New York’s Accessible Electronic Absentee Ballot   Download form and fill out form using screen reader. Standard text accepted as signature.   E-mail, mail or hand deliver to your county’s Board of Elections. Contact info for all county boards is here:   An accessible ballot will …Read More »
  • Help Us Secure a CNY Tuesdays Grant for ARISE at the Farm

    ARISE at the Farm has been nominated for a CNY Tuesdays Grant. The $2,000 in funding would go to programs and services at the Farm! The agency that gets the most votes from the public will be awarded the grant! How can you help? Go to the CNY Tuesdays webpage …Read More »
  • Register To Vote!

    Register To Vote!

    People with disabilities need to make their voices heard. Your vote matters as we face choices on how to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, an economy that has collapsed and increasing violence by law enforcement against people of color. The deadline to register to vote in November’s general election is …Read More »
  • How to Apply for an Absentee Ballot in New York State

    How to Apply for an Absentee Ballot in New York State

    To apply for an Absentee Ballot in New York State: Apply online at:   You can call, e-mail or apply in person at your local County Board of Elections. Find the correct information for your county by clicking on the interactive map at:   Deadline for applications is …Read More »
  • 2020 ARISE Online Auction

    2020 ARISE Online Auction

    Thanks to you ARISE is continuing to provide essential support to people with disabilities despite the challenges of COVID-19!  Just like the impact on families and businesses, the pandemic is changing how we do business.  We’ve switched to an on-line auction because our dinner silent auction was cancelled. You can help! …Read More »

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