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Jawonio Board of Directors Name Associate Executive Director Randi Rios-Castro to succeed Jill Warner as CEO 

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 There are endless possibilities for Jawonio, our staff and those we serve. I look forward to working alongside a great team to identify those possibilities and see them to fruition. I am committed to building an environment of collaboration and unleashing the potential of all members of the Jawonio community.“

-Randi Rios-Castro, incoming CEO beginning October 1, 2020.

Click below to read the full announcement and learn more about Randi

Jawonio Coronavirus Updates

Coronavirus Info Line 845-708-2020

Programs and Services:

  • Preschool and Early Intervention programs are being provided via tele-practice only.
  • PROS Program is providing TELE-HEALTH services:
    • PROS Connections groups will take place via Tele-Conference daily
    • Email paul.lovejoy@jawonio.org to get phone & access code information
  • All Jawonio Day Services staff are providing In-Home Habilitation in our residences and via tele-practice.

Visitors Policy:

NO VISITORS allowed at our group homes.  Family can schedule an outdoor visit with staff in advance.  We have provided iPads and laptops for telecommunications with staff, individuals and families.

Our facilities in Rockland and Westchester will accept visitors with a scheduled appointment only.  They will then be screened upon arrival.

Cornerstone Family HealthCare
is open and requires an appointment in advance.

Call 845-999-3060 to make an appointment

Lifespan Services for You and Your Family

Founded in 1947, Jawonio is the premiere provider of lifespan services in the Mid-Hudson Region of New York for children, adults, and families with intellectual/developmental disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and chronic medical needs.

For more information about receiving services at Jawonio, please call:
1-845-708-2000

About Jawonio

Mission

Jawonio is dedicated to advancing the independence, well-being, and equality of people with disabilities and special needs. 

Impact

Jawonio employs over 1,000 people throughout the Mid-Hudson Valley region of New York State and provides care to over 10,000 people every year. 

 

How You Can Get Involved

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About us

We provide care for over 10,000 people with special needs each year.

Our mission

Jawonio is a registered 501c3 organization and the premier provider of lifespan services in the Hudson Valley of New York State for individuals with developmental disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and chronic medical conditions. 

Jawonio is dedicated to advancing the independence, well-being, and equality of people with disabilities and special needs.