Enrollment & Referrals

Are you or your family member eligible to receive supports through Allegany Arc? OPWDD’s eligibility requirements are listed below:

  1. An established developmental disability diagnosis (intellectual disability with FSIQ below 69, seizure disorder, cerebral palsy, autism, neurological impairment or other condition that results in limited intellectual functioning or adaptive skills).
  2. Disability must have occurred prior to the age 22.
  3. There must be a likelihood that the condition will continue indefinitely.
  4. The disability must constitute a substantial handicap to the individual’s ability to function normally in society (Adaptive Behavior Assessment below 69).


All applicants must contact the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) Front Door at 1-800-487-6310.

For further information, please contact:
• Ted Seeley, Intake/Outreach Coordinator, at (585) 593-5700 x 453 or ted.seeley@alleganyarc.org


•  2021 Instruction for ISS Renewal (PDF)
•  2021 Region 1 ISS Application Checklist (PDF)
•  ISS Agreement QA Plan (PDF)
*Questions? Contact Judy Peck at 585-593-5700 x 543 or judy.peck@alleganyarc.org.


Supported Employment Training Program (ETP) Application Forms:

Discovery First Application Forms: