Long Island Events

Long Island Suffolk Regional Meeting Schedule 2017-2018  (updated 2/18/19)

Long Island Regional Leadership Meeting Schedule 5:30-7:00 pm

Multi-Purpose Room Oser, 415 A Oser Ave., Hauppauge, NY 11788

See flyer for both Nassau & Suffolk Regional here.

“Thanksgiving Dinner & Holiday Cookies” Annual Holiday Event 11/20/18 – Time TBA







Nassau Regional Meeting Schedule 2017-2018: (updated 2/18/19)

11:00 am-12: 30 pm CLS Conference Room, AHRC Nassau-115 E Old Bethpage Rd., Plainview, NY

See flyer for both Nassau & Suffolk Regional here.







Independent US CSS Self-Advocacy Group 2017-2018 (updated 6/25/18) Co-Presidents: Joann Ripp

Reach us at Independentus.li@gmail.com

4 pm (4:15pm?)-5:30 pm Large Conference Room Oser, 415 A Oser Ave., Hauppauge, NY 11788

***Schedule subject to change

TBA (Need schedule)


SPEcial Advocacy Coalition SPE*a*c Group (updated 2/18/19)

Held at: Barry & Florence Friedberg JCC, 15 Neil Court, Oceanside, NY  11572

Join the Facebook group here.  Flyer here.

2018 SPE*a*c MEETING DATES: Meeting Time: 7-8:30pm-Please add to your Calendar 

Read article here about our 2018 Red Carpet event!  Save the date for the next Red Carpet event: 11/17/19

3/18/19 Planning event for Red Carpet #2





NO meeting in August, 2019





You may email speaclongisland@gmail.com

Strong Island Voices SELF ADVOCACY GROUP (updated 1/17/19) 

Date: March ??, 2019
Time: 5pm-6:30pm
Location: Hillside Public Library
Address: 155 Lakeville Road, New Hyde Park, NY  11040
MUST RSVP to Danielle Diaz @ DPOWERS@CFSNY.ORG and/or Debra Powers at DPOWERS2@CFSNY.ORG
Schedule for 2019 coming soon.


“Positive Power” Self Advocacy Group at The Suffolk Y JCC – SYJCC (updated 5/23/18)

We meet the 1st Wednesday of every month 7pm-8pm at the Suffolk Y in Commack.  Flyer here.

For more information, please contact
Stacey Astachovsky, Director, Butler Special Needs Center
631-462-9800 x 142 or sastachovsky@syjcc.org

The Suffolk Y JCC – SYJCC, 74 Hauppauge Road, Commack, NY  11725


“FREE to BE” PrideAbility LBGTQ Advocacy Group from FREE  (updated 1/4/19)

Our next meeting is TBA and will be at the fundraising conference room at FREE, 191 Bethpage-Sweet Hollow Road, Old Bethpage, NY.  Stay tuned!


Voices United: Self Advocacy Series at the Sid Jacobsen JCC (updated 8/8/18)

Designed to educate and empower individuals with special needs to live life to their potential by exploring topics such as people first values, leadership skills, history of disability rights, government entitlements.
12 sessions
Begins Thursday, October 18, 2018
5:30-6:30pm  For more info, please call Amanda at (516) 484-1545.  Address: 300 Forest Dr, East Hills, NY 11548


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