New York State Mental Retardation and Developmental Disability New Information Line-Complaint Line and Web Site
The New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities (OMRDD) has established a new information and complaint line as well as a new web site.
The information line is designed to help people get answers to questions about supports and services for individuals with developmental disabilities in New York State. It is also sued to take complains of alleged misconduct, fraud, waste and abuse in the service system.
The toll free information line offers assistance in English, Spanish and most other languages. A significant amount of useful information is also available at their web site.
The telephone number is 1-866- 946- 9733; TTY 1-866-933-4889. You can also go to the Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disability web site.