Honoring Direct Support Professionals for National DSP Week

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September 13th marks the beginning of the nationwide, week long, celebration of direct support professionals. Direct Support Professionals Week, or DSP Week, allows AIM Services and other organizations offering similar support, to focus on the significant contributions of this essential workforce. The annual observance could not be more deserving at a time where we are…
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ABA & ADA: A Timeline of Accessible Architecture & Facility Design

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In 1968, the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) was passed, paving the way for the subsequent passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in 1990. The Architectural Barriers Act required that facilities that are designed, constructed, altered, or leased with particular federal funding, be accessible to people with disabilities. The law even included non-governmental facilities…
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30th Anniversary of ADA: A Historical Review

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30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act A Historical Review On July 26, 1990, George H.W. Bush, while seated on the front lawn of the White House, signed into law the American with Disabilities Act (ADA). This law was called into action due to the complete absence of people with disabilities in the Civil…
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We Love AIM Nurses

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We Love AIM Nurses Each day, AIM Services draws attention to the professionals who stand by the sides of people of diverse abilities. As an essential business during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are supporting one of the most vulnerable populations in our nation, all the while ensuring that these people’s dreams and goals are kept…
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Vukelic of Saratoga Eagle Joins AIM Board Offers $10,000 Matching Gift Challenge

Vukelic of Saratoga Eagle Joins AIM Services Board Offers $10,000 Matching Gift Challenge in Recognition of Giving Tuesday Now SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY. – Christopher Lyons, Executive Director of AIM Services Inc. of Saratoga Springs, New York announced today that Jeff Vukelic, President and CEO of Saratoga Eagle was unanimously elected to the AIM Services Board…
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Giving Tuesday Now

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GIVING TUESDAY NOW Giving Tuesday is a global movement inspiring people to affect change in communities throughout the world. Stirred by the current circumstances endured by all of humankind due to COVID-19, a second Giving Tuesday, Giving Tuesday Now, has been announced for Tuesday, May 5, 2020. With your gift to AIM Services on Giving…
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Autism Awareness during COVID-19

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Autism Awareness Month  April 1 marked the beginning of the celebration of National Autism Awareness Month. Each year communities across the country thoughtfully draw attention to our fellow citizens living with autism, as well as the contributions and sacrifices of their family, friends, and caregivers. An abundance of resources for anyone connected to a person…
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An important message regarding COVID-19: 9/2/2020 Update

9/2/2020 UPDATE: COVID-19 Safety Plan for Certified Day Program Reopening Day Hab Without Walls Infinity Prevoc 7/20/2020 UPDATE: Dear Family Members, Friends, and Advocates of the People We Support, We hope you are well and continue to remain safe during these challenging times. We have good news! As you know, OPWDD (Office for People with…
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