Wednesday, October 10, 2007
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Industries for the Disabled (NYSID)
County Executive Anthony J. Picente, Jr. today announced that New York State Industries for the Disabled (NYSID) has honored
NYSID has called
little over one year’s time, the county has steadily increased its usage
of NYSID agencies’ products and services in several departments including
the Departments of Central Services, Mental Health, Buildings & Grounds,
Airport, Records Management, and Social Services. This escalating support
has grown by more than 200% within 18 months -- an amazing increase in
employment of people with disabilities at NYSID member agencies, including
Utica-based Human Technologies Corp.
“Working with NYSID benefits both county residents by securing high
quality services at extremely reasonable costs and by providing employment
opportunities for workers with disabilities,” Picente said.