Queens Centers for Progress is committed to providing person-centered services and supports to children and adults who have developmental disabilities. The goal of these services and supports is to promote independence, community involvement, and quality of life.
"The direct-care workforce is largely female and most DSPs are people of color. They do physically challenging and at times emotionally draining jobs that demand full attention and high-level human-care skills. The work enables New York's most vulnerable people to live as independently as they can. How is this not part of a Justice Agenda?"