News for ADAPT Community Network

Chapter news | November 28, 2018 - 3:26pm

As your bargaining representative, the UFT has been working since the spring to finalize a new contract with ADAPT management that provides fair compensation for the difficult and valuable work ADAPT members do.

Chapter news | January 30, 2018 - 2:54pm

All Adapt programs, with the exception of residential programs, were closed on Jan. 4 due to the snowstorm.

News stories | May 4, 2017 - 12:06pm

In a 28-0 vote, employees of the United Cerebral Palsy of New York City school on Manhattan’s Upper West Side have elected the UFT as their bargaining representative.

What I do | October 6, 2016 - 12:00pm

Dalmarie Jones and 700 other UFT members employed by United Cerebral Palsy of NYC work round the clock with cognitively and physically challenged children and adults, teaching skills to help them lead independent and quality lives.

News stories | December 3, 2015 - 1:00am

After roughly six months of sometimes contentious negotiations, approximately 800 UFT-represented workers at United Cerebral Palsy of New York City have a new contract.

News | January 10, 2013 - 11:55am

Show your solidarity with your colleagues and your union by changing your Facebook profile picture to our I Am the Union image.

News stories | November 22, 2012 - 2:10pm

Poised to strike if a new agreement were not reached by Oct. 15, workers at United Cerebral Palsy of New York City beat that deadline by one day and then ratified a new contract in the final days of the month.

What I do | September 27, 2012 - 12:16pm

For 10 years — the last three as UFT chapter leader of United Cerebral Palsy of NYC, Residences Chapter — Baucicault has worked at The Landings in Brooklyn’s Starrett City, where she helps adults with cerebral palsy living either in that residence or in their own homes.

Editorials | September 22, 2011 - 4:49pm

Say the word “teacher” and the image that comes to most people’s mind is a person standing at the head of the class. The UFT knows differently. Teaching has a broader meaning, encompassing different kinds of educators, including those who work with children every day, but not necessarily at the head of the class or in the classroom at all.

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