ACTION NEEDED NOW PLEASE!! The Wall Street Journal reported  that the Senate is expected to vote on a health care overhaul as early as Tuesday, but it’s unclear what proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act it will be voting on and the Associated Press outlined the reasons why Senate Republicans’ efforts to pass a health bill might…

Just when we thought we could breathe a sigh of relief, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced yesterday that there will be a Senate ACA/Obamacare repeal vote on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. We don’t know which bill but we do know that it will be harmful to people with disabilities and all New Yorkers….

Welcome to the CP Nassau Website.  I thank you for taking the time to visit our site and learn more about all that is happening at the Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County. You probably came to the site for a specific reason and I hope you find the information you are looking for.  If…

The link below is to a CNN report on families who rode by bus from Baton Rouge to Washington to make their representatives aware of the life and death effects of proposed Medicaid cuts. http://www.cpofnys.org/families-ride-from-baton-rouge-to-washington-to-save-lives/   This story outlines how some children will lose services and benefits if the Senate passes healthcare bill. http://www.cpofnys.org/senate-bill-fails-to-shield-kids-with-disabilities-from-medicaid-cuts/

Coach Mary C. Hodge is pleased to provide this update with terrific news about the Nassau Thunderbolts performances at Boccia Nationals 2017 held in Chicago Largest Nationals ever hosting 95 athletes from around the country.  On day one of four, the Nassau Thunderbolts came out on fire, playing  18 games in the Individual Classes  and…

Ron Gold, host of The Nonprofit Voice invited CP Nassau to participate to share news about our programs and services, the challenges and issues we face and the good things happening here.  On Saturday, July 8 to CP Nassau Executive Director Bob McGuire and Pat Quinn, the CP Nassau Communications and Community Outreach and Manager…

Here are two very interesting articles shared with us by Al Shibley of CP-New York State.  You are certain to find them of great interest.   The link below takes you to a story in the Bangor Daily News, sent to us by Amy Bittinger at ADAPT Community Network about how residences in Maine have…

Wednesday, July 12th, is the National Call-In Day to protect Medicaid against the radical changes proposed in the draft Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA). A new version of the bill may come to the Senate for a vote as early as next week! The Senate has said that they will remain in session for the…