CDPAP New York United: Championing Choice, Independence, and Individuality

In the vibrant tapestry of New York, countless individuals rely on long-term care services to maintain their independence and live life on their own terms. The Consumer-Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP) plays a pivotal role in fulfilling this aspiration, empowering individuals to choose their caregivers and craft care plans that align with their specific needs and preferences. CDPAP New York United stands as a stalwart advocate, fiercely safeguarding this program and ensuring its continued success.

The Cornerstone of CDPAP: Choice and Control

CDPAP distinguishes itself from traditional home care models by placing the reins of control firmly in the hands of the recipient. This empowers individuals to:

  • Select their caregivers: Instead of relying on agency assignments, individuals have the autonomy to choose caregivers they trust and connect with, fostering a more positive and familiar care experience.
  • Tailor their care plans: Gone are the days of one-size-fits-all approaches. CDPAP allows individuals to collaborate with their chosen caregivers to design care plans that cater to their unique needs, preferences, and routines.
  • Embrace flexibility: CDPAP fosters flexibility, accommodating individual needs and schedules. Caregivers can be family members, friends, or even neighbors, ensuring a comfortable and familiar environment for the recipient.

CDPAP New York United: A Force for Advocacy and Empowerment

CDPAP New York United recognizes the transformative potential of CDPAP and persistently works to:

  • Champion program accessibility: Through tireless advocacy efforts, the organization lobbies policymakers and lawmakers to safeguard CDPAP funding and ensure its continued availability for New Yorkers in need.
  • Empower through education: CDPAP New York United equips individuals, families, and caregivers with comprehensive educational resources and informational workshops, fostering a deeper understanding of their rights and the program’s intricacies.
  • Cultivate a supportive community: Recognizing the power of unity, the organization fosters a collaborative network amongst CDPAP consumers, caregivers, and agencies. This network serves as a platform for knowledge sharing, peer support, and collective action.

Join the Movement: Be the Voice of Choice and Independence

CDPAP New York United extends a warm invitation to all who share its vision of a future where every New Yorker has the right to direct their own care journey. Here’s how you can contribute to this meaningful cause:

  • Become a member: Lend your voice to the movement and stay abreast of crucial updates, advocacy initiatives, and community events.
  • Volunteer your expertise: Share your knowledge, skills, and time to empower others and propel the organization’s mission forward.
  • Donate: Your financial contributions fuel CDPAP New York United’s unwavering advocacy efforts, ensuring continued program accessibility and support for countless individuals.

By joining forces with CDPAP New York United, you can be a champion for choice, independence, and individuality, empowering New Yorkers to live life to the fullest on their own terms.

Stand Up for CDPAP

Mobilize, Advocate, and Secure a Brighter Future!

In this critical moment, your voice carries immense weight. By raising awareness, mobilizing support, and advocating for the preservation of CDPAP services, you can make a tangible difference in ensuring the program's strength and sustainability for generations to come. Let us unite in solidarity to uphold the principles of dignity, choice, and accessibility inherent in the CDPAP program, securing a brighter future for you, your loved ones, and countless others in need of compassionate care.