Long Island Events

Long Island Suffolk Regional Meeting Schedule 2017-2018  (updated 7/24/18)

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

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

*August No Meeting, then TBA


Nassau Regional Meeting Schedule 2017-2018: (updated 7/7/18)

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

*August No Meeting, then TBA


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



SPEcial Advocacy Coalition SPE*a*c Group (updated 10/1/18)

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
All meetings will include discussions and planning for the Red Carpet Event (12/2/18)-an opportunity for entertainment by Self-Advocates and Community Members in support of the Self-Advocacy Assoc of NYS-LI Region and the creation of a Transportation Fund to support attendance at the Long Island Regional Conference.  See our flyer for info on the 12/2/18 Red Carpet Event!

October 15

November 19

December 17

You may email speaclongisland@gmail.com

Strong Island Voices SELF ADVOCACY GROUP (updated 9/14/18) 

Date: Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
Time: 5pm-7pm
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 the rest of 2018 here.


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

Our next meeting is TBA 7pm-8:30pm at the Suffolk Y in Commack.  

For more information, please contact
Liz Haft, Director, Butler Special Needs Center
631-462-9800 x 142 or ehaft@syjcc.org

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


“FREE to BE” PrideAbility LBGTQ Advocacy Group from FREE  (updated 3/1/18)

Our next meeting is TBA but will be at FREE, 191 Bethpage-Sweet Hollow Road, Old Bethpage, NY.  


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


For Details on LI Events Contact Us at :

* All Events Open to the Public!

Office: (631) 434-6936  Mobile: 631-335-9142  Email: bcariello@sanys.org  

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