New York State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD)

Developmental Disabilities Regional Offices (DDROs

UPDATED: October 18, 2018

The New York State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) is responsible for coordinating services for more than 130,000 New Yorkers with developmental disabilities, including intellectual disabilities, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, autism spectrum disorders, and other neurological impairments. It provides services directly and through a network of approximately 700 nonprofit service providing agencies, with about 80 percent of services provided by the private nonprofits and 20 percent provided by state-run services.

  • Languages:
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Urdu
  • Yiddish
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44 Holland Avenue
Albany, NY 12229
United States



518- 473-1997

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