The Executive Directors’ Association or EDA, is a partnership among executive directors of NYSARC Chapters. EDA is a professional leadership organization. 

The Key Values of EDA

Promotes excellence and professional leadership in support of the NYSARC mission

 Promotes the growth and development of quality services for people with disabilities

Influences public policy through advocacy

 Provides professional participation to the governing structure of NYSARC

Promotes the strength, stability, operational independence & protection of each chapter


The purpose of this site is to share information among EDA members.

NYSARC Chapters provide support to and advocate for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families throughout New York State.