Ortt urges NFTA to reconsider proposed cuts to Metro

State Sen. Rob Ortt is urging the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority to reconsider its proposed plan to discontinue some of its fixed bus routes, which he said would consequently impact its paratransit service. Paratransit transportation is a van service used by individuals with permanent or temporary disabilities who are medically eligible. Ortt is chairman of […]

Events for people with disabilities – City & Region – The Buffalo News

The Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation is accepting preliminary grant requests for its 2015 Intellectual Disabilities grant cycle through the foundation’s online grants portal. Organizations located in Erie and Niagara counties that focus on enhancing service delivery for children, adolescents and young adults to age 26 with intellectual disabilities may be eligible for funds. […]

Northtown Parent Support Coffee May 7th at Charlottes in Clarence

Northtowns Parent Support Group Coffee Thursday, May 7, 2015 10 am – Noon Sweet Charlottes 10255 Main Street, Suite 9, (Corner of Shisler and Main) Clarence, NY  14031 Come chat with other Parents/Caregivers of children/individuals on the Autism Spectrum. Sweet Charlottes is a fun and safe place for kids to play.  If you have little children […]