Shout out to the Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County from Destinee Rae of TINA! on Broadway. We were privileged to have a ZOOM song session with Destinee  on April 15, 2020  On behalf of all at CP Nassau thank you for sharing your time and talent with us Destinee!

Bill Bloom is a musical minister who sees no conflict with his religious beliefs and his impressive musical accomplishments, both spiritual and secular. These include being the Minister of Music at the United Christian Church in Levittown, Bucks County, but also writing and producing, with co-writer Frankie Smith, the platinum-selling hip-hop recording, “Double Dutch Bus.”…

Stone Art Plus artist, Bob Simmons, was our special Zoom guest on May 7. He displayed his collection of stone art pieces that he made and what inspired him to do so. Each piece was quite unique and had a title. Our participants were totally focused and communicated their feelings about the art utilizing the…

CP Nassau Day program participants continue to enjoy long distance learning sessions via Zoom with thanks to the innovative teachers in the program and other dedicated staff. At the invitation of Maura Wachsberger, the group was delighted to have a very special guest on May 6: Livingston Taylor! Livingston Taylor picked up his first guitar…

Thanks to day program participant Andrew McElraevy, his mother Lisa McElraevy, and her domestic partner Peter Frutkoff, the Red Barn Farm and their adorable alpacas joined Life Options at a recent virtual class. Ashley Yakaboski of the Red Barn Farm, talked with the group over Zoom and provided a tour of the farm, located in…

In early April, Dr. Suzanne Sorel, DA, MT-BC, LCAT, Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapist, Associate Dean & Director of Graduate Music Therapy at Molloy College, reached out offering pro-bono tele-music therapy services. She was inspired to do this after reading the New York Times article that included an interview with Bob McGuire, CP Nassau Executive Director and…

We are so grateful for your compassion, dedication and hard work as you care for the individuals with disabilities that we serve. WE ARE IN AWE of you! You have our hearts and our sincere thanks! You are making a difference that is NOTICED and APPRECIATED. CLICK HERE TO VIEW SPECIAL VIDEO MESSAGE

Stitch Together LI was formed by Keta Graber in March when her sister, Becky Morgan, a pharmacy rep in California called and said that doctor’s offices were not able to get PPEs on the West coast and asked if that was happening in New York. Keta tried to find a local group creating masks without…

On Thursday, April 30 all seventeen of the residential homes run by CP Nassau were treated to a delicious dinner thanks to the generosity of Claire Gangi and her family, friends and business associates. The dinner was prepared and delivered by the wonderful restaurant, Nostro Posto in Plainview, which means “Our Place” in Italian. Owners…

On April 30th Dawn Feniello Bressingham, President of Priority Pension Services, and a member of the CP Nassau Foundation Board, announced that her company was holding a fundraiser for CP Nassau called “Name the Priority Pension Services Pink Piggy!”   This fundraiser was established to help CP Nassau with the unprecedented challenges the Agency has been…