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Welcome to AHRC Nassau

AHRC Nassau, in partnership with family members, is committed to enriching the lives of people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities. For 65 years, AHRC Nassau has been providing an array of services and family supports for more than 2,200 people with special needs throughout Nassau County. AHRC is accredited by the Council on Quality and Leadership and is recognized as a COMPASS agency the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD).


A Sibling Shares Her Story

Upcoming Events


Sibling Barbeque
Tuesday June 2, 2015
Brookville Mansion  



65th Annual Rose Ball
Friday June 19, 2015 at 7pm
Crest Hollow Country Club



Family Seminar Series
Wednesday June 24, 2015 at 7pm
AHRC Plainview Center 



AHRC Annual Walkathon
Sunday September 13, 2015
Eisenhower Park



AHRC Exec. Dir. Announces Retirement

AHRC Nassau is pleased to announce Stanfort J. Perry will become its new Executive Director when Michael Mascari retires at the end of this year after serving 26 years in the post. Read more here.

Blanche Fierstein Scholarship

Now accepting applications for 2015!

This  $5,000 Scholarship, established in memory of beloved board member Blanche Fierstein, is granted annually to people pursuing an advanced degree in special education. Click here for Details.

AHRC - 65 Years of Progress 

AHRC Nassau celebrated 65 years of progress at it's Annual Membership Luncheon and highlighted various programs in this video. Click on the link here to view the presentation.