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WIHD Medical Director and NYMC AADMD founding chair honored at 2017 Westfair Communications Doctors of Distinction awards program

Dr. AnneBeth Litt, Medical Director of WIHD, was awarded the "Caring for All" award at the Westfair Communications Doctors of Distinction awards program. In addition, Michael Tarr, the founding chair of the New York Medical College (NYMC) chapter of the American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) was awarded the "Promise for the Future" [...]

WIHD’s John Maltby helps to announce NY ABLEProgram

WIHD’s John Maltby participated in a press conference announcing the NY ABLE program on Oct. 12 with New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli. The New York Achieving a Better Life Experience (NY ABLE) program is a new savings plan designed to help individuals with disabilities maintain their health, independence and quality of life. For [...]

By | 2017-10-17T08:56:42+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Individuals/Families/Caregivers, News|0 Comments

Dr. Patricia Seagriff receives Community Service Award from NYMC

WIHD Director of Dental Services, Patricia Seagriff, DDS, received a Community Service Award from New York Medical College (NYMC). She was nominated by Dr. Morales, the Chief of the NYMC Department of Dental Medicine. She was recognized for her 17 years of dedication to the special needs population by coordinating the Special Smiles Program, going [...]

By | 2017-08-01T14:55:30+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Individuals/Families/Caregivers, News|0 Comments

Dr. Patricia Seagriff coordinates Special Olympics Special Smiles event

WIHD Director of Dental Services, Patricia Seagriff, DDS, coordinated the Special Olympics Special Smiles event on May 6th at West Point. For the last 17 years, Dr. Seagriff has coordinated the event, which includes dentists, hygienists, office staff, family, friends and dental students. They complete oral screenings of the Special Olympic athletes at their Spring [...]

By | 2017-08-01T08:26:06+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Individuals/Families/Caregivers, News|0 Comments

WIHD Children’s Advocacy Center presents first annual “Extra Mile Award”

Dr. Beth Reiman from the Children's Advocacy Center presented the first annual "Extra Mile Award" to Detective Thomas Munnelly from the Port Chester Police Department.  The "Extra Mile Award" is given to a member of the multidisciplinary team responsible for the investigation and treatment of child abuse who go above and beyond to support the [...]

By | 2017-07-27T17:13:38+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Individuals/Families/Caregivers, News|0 Comments

WIHD staff member to co-direct NYSACRA Housing Resource Center

John Maltby, Director of Community Supports and Services at WIHD, will serve as co-director of the newly created New York State Association of Community and Residential Agencies (NYSACRA) Housing Resource Center (HRC). Along with co-director Carol Napierski, Senior Director of Administration at NYSACRA, John will provide NYSACRA members and all housing stakeholders with technical assistance [...]

By | 2017-07-27T17:13:41+00:00 February 8th, 2017|Individuals/Families/Caregivers, News|0 Comments

Completion of the Building on Excellence Child Welfare Initiative

They say good things come to those who wait. . . for the clients and staff of WIHD's child welfare programs, the wait is finally over and great things have indeed come.  Thanks to the generosity of many supporters, the Child Welfare therapy rooms received a major make over and look better than ever.  As [...]

By | 2017-07-27T17:13:41+00:00 January 4th, 2017|Individuals/Families/Caregivers, News|0 Comments