Our mission is to provide and advance community based supports to promote self-direction for seniors, people with disabilities and their families.


Take control of your care. As an employer, you'll have full control of:

  • Recruitment
  • Interviews
  • Hiring
  • Training
  • Schedules
  • Terminations

CDC provides you with the tools and support to be the best employer you can be.

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Personal Assistants

Our consumers are looking to hire. Whether you're a licensed nurse or a helpful companion, you can provide our consumers with the care, attention and assistance they need.

  • Competitive Wages
  • Paid time off
  • 401k
  • And much more

Register as a potential PA today to put your profile in front of CDC Consumers.

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News & Events

  • New Website Coming Soon!
    March 20, 2019

    CDChoices will be launching a new website the weekend of March 22-24, 2019. Acce...
  • New Consumer Resources
    November 21, 2018

    Recently, New York’s new Sexual Anti-Harassment Law went into effect requiring...
  • Nominate Your Outstanding PA!
    September 13, 2018

    The Ninth Annual Constance Laymon Personal Assistant (PA) Recognition Awards wil...

Peer Mentor Program

CDC's Peer Mentor Margie is an individual with a disability whom:

  • Already Participates in CDPA
  • Experienced in recruiting, hiring, training, supervising and terminating PA's
  • Desires to help others do the same

Receive Help & Support with:

  • The Hiring Process
  • Red Flags to Watch for
  • Interview Tips & Suggestions
  • And much more.

CDChoices is Empowering Consumers

More than 750 Consumers in the greater Capital Region choose CDChoices to help them administer Consumer Directed Personal Assistance (CDPA). Learn how CDPA empowers them to live independently.

See some Success Stories or read some Consumer Testimonials.


CDC's Resources are here to help. Whether you need a specific document or want to know the definition of a term, Our Resources are a great source of information:

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  • Forms

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