New York

New York At a Glance

The START program in New York is currently implemented in these areas:

Counties to be added in 2017:

  • Region 2 (Central New York, Broome & Sumount)

  • Region 5 (Long Island)

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Mission Statement

NY START will increase the community capacity to provide an integrated response to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities and behavioral health needs, as well as their families and those who provide support. This will occur through cross systems relationships, training, education, and crisis prevention and response in order to enhance opportunities for healthy, successful and richer lives.

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