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Self-Advocacy

Bridget Cariello with Coleen Mackin, Michelle Rudoff and Jessica Campbell.

What I Know To Be True

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Parent, professional and lifelong advocate, Bridget Cariello, recently joined AHRC Nassau as a program administrator for Day Habilitation Services. Bringing her passion and 30 years of experience, Cariello will lead the development of new day service models through a person-centered philosophy that seeks to deepen... Read More

Veterans Standdown

Thanksgiving 2019: #Giveback and #Celebrate

Thursday, November 28, 2019

This Thanksgiving, we are thankful for our community and the opportunity to give back. Every year, people supported by AHRC Nassau contribute more than 200,000 volunteer hours to make a difference throughout Nassau County. The smiles and support given on a daily basis by AHRC... Read More

Charles Moody accepts SANYS statewide award

Charles Moody Receives Statewide Self-Advocacy Award

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Congratulations to Charles Moody, a longtime member of the Long Island Regional Self-Advocacy Association of New York State (SANYS) Group, who was recently named SANYS Self-Advocate of the Year. “I feel real good about getting the award. I couldn’t feel any better,” said Charles. “I... Read More

Self-Advocates at Disability Pride Parade in 2019

AHRC Nassau Holds Banner High at Disability Pride Parade in NYC

Friday, August 9, 2019

With banners and heads held high, more than 40 people from AHRC Nassau’s Residential Self-Advocacy Council marched in this year’s Disability Pride Parade on Sunday, July 14, in New York City, hosted by Disability Pride NYC, Inc. Joining thousands of disability advocates from across the... Read More