The Jefferson Rehabilitation Center has been awarded $15,000 in grants from the Trustee Management Board of NYSARC Trust Services to support their recreation programs.
NYSARC Trust Services administers supplemental needs trust (SNT) that can make dramatic improvements to the lives of people with disabilities while enabling individuals to maintain eligibility for public benefits programs, such as Medicaid and SSI. For 2018, NYSARC Trust Services is proud to fulfill its commitment to enhancing the lives of people with disabilities by awarding a total of $2,778,500 in grants to The Arc New York Chapters statewide.
This year, JRC received $15,000 to develop new recreation opportuni-ties to enrich the lives of more than 1400 members it serves. JRC will use the recreation grant to provide sports tickets, day trips to theme parks, art supplies, picnic events, bowling tickets, and sports equipment.
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