YAI – National Institute for People with Disabilities Network

Address: 460 West 34th St., 11th Floor
New York,, NY 10001
Website: http://www.yai.org

Since 1957, the YAI Network has been providing hope and opportunity to people of all ages with developmental disabilities and their families. Our organization includes more than 450 programs and serves more than 20,000 people every day. The mission of the YAI Network is to create hope and opportunity for people with developmental and learning disabilities and their families.

Our services include health care, employment training and placement, preschools, day habilitation, socialization, group homes, family support, educational workshops and conferences… and so much more!


  • LINK – Info & Referral
  • Service Openings
  • Family Support Series for Parents of Children on the Autism Spectrum
  • Socialization Groups for Kids and Teens on the Autism Spectrum
  • Staying Healthy
  • Learning
  • Working
  • Hankering For More
  • Playing – The YAI Network believes that recreational activities provide meaningful social interactions for people with disabilities of all ages. Through day and sleepover camps, after-school and weekend programs, and adult travel, sports and recreational activities, people with disabilities learn to be more independent and forge relationships with people outside of their families. To learn more about recreational services available through the YAI/NIPD Network, please contact YAI LINK our information and referral service, at 1-866-2-YAI-LINK, 212-273-6182 or TDD 212-290-2787. Our information and referral specialists will happily assist you!
  • Creating
  • No Place Like Home
  • Family Support
  • Day Services
  • Autism
  • Aging


YAI Network Agencies

  • YAI/National Institute for People with Disabilities
  • League for Early Learning (NYL)
  • Premier HealthCare (PHC)
  • The Corporate Source
  • Manhattan Star Academy
  • Rockland County Association for Learning Disabilities (RCALD)
  • National Institute for People with Disabilities of New Jersey (NIPD/NJ)
  • International Institute for People with Disabilities of Puerto Rico
  • YAI Autism Center
  • Center for Specialty Therapy


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