Enrollment Process

To enroll in the Day Community Opportunities Program, please contact your service coordinator regarding your interest in our program. The steps that follow that are:

  • An initial meet-and- greet style meeting with the interested individual, family/guardian, service coordinator and Day Habilitation Coordinator.
  • Your service coordinator will submit a universal application for enrollment in DCOP.
  • A visit with the individual will be set up that will allow him/her to experience the program first hand.
  • If all parties agree that the individual is best served by DCOP, the Day Habilitation Coordinator and Service Coordinator will complete the enrollment process.

Qualifications for Enrollment

To qualify for the DCOP program, all of the following are required:
  1. Applicant must have a documented diagnosis of a developmental disability.
  2. Applicant must have Medicaid and be enrolled in the waiver.
  3. Applicant must be over the age of 18; there is no maximum age limit.
  4. Applicant must be willing to navigate community settings safely.
  5. Any plans (behavior, ISP, needed medical, etc…) should be submitted to the Day Habilitation Coordinator.
  6. Applicant must show a willingness to participate in new or unfamiliar activities.
  7. Applicant must be independent in all areas of personal hygiene including toileting.

For More Information on Day Services, Please Contact

 
David Noonan
Albany County Day Services
(518) 218-0000 ext. 2333
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Noelle King
Rensselaer County and Albany North Day Services
(518) 867-8788 ext. 6301
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Amanda Rivenburg
Saratoga County North and South Day Services
(518) 218-0000 ext. 3365
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Nicole Mangiardi
Schenectady County Day Services
(518) 218-0000 ext. 3324
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Sergio Camacho
Day Services Arts Program
(518)899-6962, ext. 3308
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Don Eitleman
Assistant Director of Program Services/Day Services
(518) 218-0000 ext. 3403
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Rob Scaccia
Saratoga North Day Habilitation Coordinator
(518) 899-6962 x 3302
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Contact Us

300 Washington Avenue Extension
Albany, NY 12203
Main: (518) 218-0000
Fax: (518) 862-2175
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