Comcast’s Xfinity Adaptive Remote experience on a tablet (Photo: Business Wire) The partnership will fuel the innovation, development and distribution of accessible products and experiences for people with physical and speech disabilities such as ALS, beginning with the Xfinity Adaptive Remote (BUSINESS WIRE)–Comcast and Team Gleason have partnered to driveContinue Reading

Book Cover, A Girl’s Guide to Puberty and Periods Written by Columbia University Researchers and Includes “My First Period” Stories and Advice from Girls Across the US /PRNewswire/A Girl’s Guide to Puberty and Periods is a body-positive illustrated book that helps girls ages 9-14 understand what to expect about puberty andContinue Reading

Largest Ever Investment Will Grow New York Healthcare Workforce by 20 Percent Over Five Years Invests $4 Billion in Wages and Bonuses, Including $3,000 Retention Payments to Full-Time Healthcare Workers Retains, Rebuilds, and Grows Healthcare Workforce Through ​Wages, Bonuses, Cost of Living Adjustments, Strengthened Career Pipeline, Expanded Access to Training and EducationContinue Reading

LiveOnNY Lower Manhattan Cityscape /PRNewswire/LiveOnNY, the federally designated organ procurement organization (OPO) for the New York City metropolitan area, Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester counties, and the lower Hudson Valley, saw a new all-time high record surpassed this December, for the amount of organs transplanted in 2021. The organization transplanted over 1,000 organs thanks to the support of the NewContinue Reading

As New York Battles Winter Surge, Governor Unveils Targeted Plan to Protect Vulnerable New Yorkers, Save Lives, and Support Critical Industries      Builds on Ongoing Efforts Including Distribution of Millions of Test Kits, Actions to Boost Hospital Capacity and Address Staffing Shortages, and Ongoing Vaccination and Booster Outreach Governor KathyContinue Reading

Executive Order 8 Directed Department of VA to Transmit Records; Allows Courageous Vets to Seamlessly Prove Vaccination Status and Access Services that Require it   Governor Kathy Hochul today announced that the Excelsior Pass and Excelsior Pass Plus are now available to all military veterans who received their shots at a U.S. DepartmentContinue Reading