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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).

AHRC Day Programs, Vocational programs and administrative offices will resume normal business hours on Wednesday, January 28th.


Upcoming Events


Sibling Group Meeting
Join fellow siblings at this forum to share ideas, lend support and discuss challenges. Click here for more info.


Pearl & Jack Ain Freedom Seder
Join us for this annual tradition. 


Celebrate Spring with a "Sparkling Champagne Fundraising Fling at Sparkling Pointe Winery to benefit Camp Loyaltown! Click here for more information. 



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.

Special Needs, Special Answers

AHRC Board Member Irwin “Tiny” Katz can now add published author to his resume. Mr. Katz recently published “Special Needs Special Answers – Memories and Milestones Toward Hope and Help for Special Needs Children and Parents.” It is a revealing life story of living, learning and growing up with a special needs child from birth to adult life, offering detailed, creative solutions to getting the best for your child. Click here to read more


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.