Category Archives: General

Survey on your experience with the ImageCast Ballot Marking Device (BMD)

Did you VOTE on Tuesday, November 8th, 2011? If you used the ImageCast Ballot Marking Device to Vote, we want to hear from you!

The ImageCast Ballot Marking Device was available in every New York County EXCEPT Albany, Schenectady, Erie, Rockland, Nassau, and New York City.

Please fill out the attached survey. You can email it to, do the survey over telephone at 518-495-5787 or send it via mail to: Susan Cohen – 204 2nd Ave, Troy, NY 12180.

Your feedback is very important to improving voting accessibility and usability of the ImageCast BMD. Please send survey back or call by November 30th 2011

Access to Home Program

Rural Ulster Preservation Company (RUPCO) and Resource Center for Accessible Living, Inc. (RCAL) have partnered to administer the $200,000 Access to Home Phase IV program. This is a program for Ulster County residents with disabilities or frail elderly residents in need of accessibility modifications to their home.

Please click here to view more information.


Poem about Autism

One of the students of my respite internship wrote a poem about her experience. She performed it at a slam poetry contest at SUNY New Paltz and WON!!! She is now on the slam poetry team and will compete nationally with the poem.

Here is a link so you can hear the poem.

–Suzanne de Beaumont