Formed in 1991, the Capital District Coalition grew into an organization of 31 New York State Capital District agencies and state-wide organizations.
Agency members of the Capital District Coalition serve over 30,000 people with 8,500 employees in Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, and Washington counties.
A major economic force in the capital district, the total budgets of the member agencies exceeds $250,000,000.
Participating statewide organizations include NYSARC Inc.(formerly New York State Association for Retarded Children), Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State, New York State Rehab Association, New York State Association of Community and Residential Agencies, Learning Disabilities Association of New York, Parent to Parent of New York State, and New York State Catholic Conference.
The Coalition advocates for:
Examples of Coalition Activities: