|82 Washington St., Suite 214, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 | (Voice) 845-452-3913 | (VP) 845-345-8416 | (Fax) 845-485-3196|
New Support Groups!
Creative JOURNAL Workshops
Discover and release your inner potential
This is not group therapy or an art class.
Judgment free zone!
Independent Living Skills Advocate
*Must RSVP 1-2 weeks notice to request a sign-language interpreter.
Invisible Illness Support Group
5:00pm to 6:00pm
If you are requesting a sign language interpreter
and/or require large print,
Are you interested in volunteering for a dynamic not-for-profit agency that has been dedicated to advocating and supporting individuals with disabilities in Dutchess County for over 25 years?
Taconic Resources for Independence, Inc. is looking for qualified and enthusiastic individuals who are willing to contribute as active board members. Our board is a working board involved with setting policy, strategic planning, and fund-raising for the organization. Members are expected to contribute at least 4 hours per month to board meetings and sub-committee meetings as required.
If you feel you would be qualified and are interested in this opportunity to contribute to this wonderful organization, and the community it serves, please contact us and leave a message for the Board of Directors.
Taconic Resources for Independence, Inc.
Taconic Resources for Independence offers services and programs that assist people with disabilities to be as active and independent as they desire. We educate and involve our community in disability issues, to ensure full participation and access for all.
We encourage people with disabilities to make their own choices, while providing support as they reach their goals. Our services are available to people with disabilities, to their families and friends, and to the communities in which they live, work and play.
Mid-Hudson Interpreter Service (MHIS)
Special Education Rights
Learn about your rights as students and parents.
Find out what services are available to you and how to get the services your child needs.
For more information
call Karen at 845-452-3913
TRI provides training for persons with disabilities who are seeking meaningful employment or who are in the process of changing careers.
Learn to prepare for the job search, produce effective resumes and cover letters, interview successfully, and develop the skills necessary
to obtain and retain the job.
Follow this link to learn more:
BENEFITS WORKSHOPS AT TRI
1:00 - 2:00 PM
For anyone receiving SSDI/SSI, Medicare or Medicaid, who is now working or who plans to work
1st Tueday: Medicaid Buy-In
4th Tuesday: Pass Plan
1st Thursday: SSDI
2nd Thursday: SSI
3rd Thursday: SSDI
4th Thursday: SSI
For more information:
Debbie Denise 845-452-3913 x113 firstname.lastname@example.org
For More Information:
Successful Employment Workshops
contact Michael at ext 111
Special Education Workshops: contact Karen at ext. 112
Social Security Benefits Advisement:
contact Debbie at ext. 113
contact Jeanine at ext. 103
if special accommodations are needed, please make your request at least two weeks in advance.