Veterans with Disabilities

Veterans with Disabilities

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Disability Service Facilitators

New York City has identified Disability Service Facilitators (DSFs) at each agency. See the list of agency DSFs along with their contact information.

Entrepreneurs

The Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses program (SDVOSBC) offers resources for service-disabled veteran-owned businesses looking to procure federal contracts.
Become certified as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business and get access to New York State contracting opportunities.

Job Board

NYC: AtWork is New York City's job board designed for people with disabilities.

Resource Guide

The Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities has created a resource guide to support during this crisis. If you have questions or concerns regarding disability services, please contact 212-788-2830 or 646-396-5830.

Service Animals

Learn the steps to adopt a service dog.

Veterans should develop an emergency preparation plan for their service animals. For guidance, view this Office of Emergency Management preparation page for pets and service animals.

Transportation Services

The Accessible Dispatch Program gives people with disabilities access to green and yellow wheelchair accessible taxis. To schedule a ride, call 311 or 646-599-9999. You can also download the Accessible Dispatch app or book rides online on the Accessible Dispatch website.
Disabled American Veterans operates free transportation to VA medical facilities for sick veterans. View the Hospital Service Coordinator Directory to contact a coordinator.