Danielle McCartan, a WFAN sports radio host, joined the Life Options zoom class to talk all things sports.  The participants had a great discussion with her about what it’s like being a woman in a male dominated field, how the pandemic has affected major league sports and of course our beloved Mets and Yankees. Charlie…

Elizabeth Berthel, sister in law of one of our CP Nassau employees, felt inspired to help front line workers. One day while on Facebook she came across a mother’s post asking if anyone would like to buy Girl Scout cookies (as the Girl Scout’s themselves haven’t been able to sell cookies during this time, either)…which…

Speak Up for HCBS Funding the Senate Left Out of Its 4th COVID-19 Proposal – TAKE ACTION NOW!!! On July 28, Senate Republicans released their draft legislation as a counter-proposal to the HEROES Act, which passed the Democratic-controlled House.   While the Senate proposal contained some good provisions for disability providers, it did not include  OUR #1 PRIORITY or any…

The OPWDD (Office for People With Developmental Disabilities) has exhibited a lack of planning and coordination with provider organizations that will lead to thousands of lay-offs and potential service disruptions for 60,000 people throughout New York State CP Nassau and other agencies that serve individuals with disabilities continue to be concerned with actions and lack thereof by…

John Robert Wooden is considered the greatest NCAA basketball head coach of all time. Coach Wooden certainly knew the unmistakable value of being prepared. CP Nassau Executive Director, Bob McGuire takes time once again in this latest video to thank dedicated staff and discusses plans to begin the move forward to reopening our school and…

    As many of you are aware, Governor Cuomo needs to hear from you your concerns regarding the State’s responsibility to support our Agency and our industry. A press release was sent yesterday and a virtual press conference is being arranged.  Families, friends, advocates, individuals, everyone who cares about this industry throughout the State…

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The MOVE Program at the Children’s Learning Center at CP Nassau was selected as the winner in the Innovation category of the 2020 Imagine Awards! The event was held virtually this evening and many people worked very hard to make the evening a success! CP Nassau salutes all the finalists in every category for the…

Here we are at the start of July. We probably find ourselves surprised at the position we remain in. We continue to have hard working staff doing the right thing, concerned and generous families and supporters doing their best to help, and various program administrators devising plans and strategies with their departments for a safe return…

Congratulations “D +1”, the winner of our $5,000 Raffle!!   The winning ticket number was #107 A huge thank you to all who participated in our raffle! We appreciate your support and YOU!!