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IT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT THING WE’VE LEARNED IN 70 YEARS

ADAPT Community Network, formerly United Cerebral Palsy of New York City, is the leading human service not-for-profit and a pioneer in providing cutting edge programs and services for people with disabilities. Every day, we build a more inclusive world for thousands of New Yorkers through education, technology, health, residential and recreational programs in all five boroughs.

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Events

UPCOMING EVENTS
Mar
24
Fri
Workshop for Early Childcare Professionals- Creating and Maintaining Family Partnerships
Mar 24 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

(Registration deadline is March 22nd)
Creating and Maintaining Family Partnerships- sharing respect and responsibility within a family empowerment model. Principles in family support from birth through five years.

Mar
30
Thu
Workshop for Early Childcare Professionals- Addressing Challenging Behaviors
Mar 30 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

(Registration deadline is March 28th)
Helping Early Childhood Educators Address Children’s Challenging Behaviors- Strategies to focus on fostering and strengthening children’s positive interactions in order to minimize distracting behaviors.

Mar
31
Fri
ADAPT All-Stars Basketball Team Schedule @ Southeast Bronx Neighborhood Center
Mar 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Our All-Stars Basketball Team, participants in the Southeast Bronx Neighborhood Center basketball league, are extremely competitive. The team is two-time champions of the league, check them out this season!

Full schedule:
March 17- ADAPT vs. AHRC
March 31- ADAPT vs. SUS
April 28- ADAPT vs. SEBNC
May 12- ADAPT vs. Esperanza
May 26- ADAPT vs. AHRC
June 16- ADAPT vs. SUS
June 23- Final (teams TBD)

Apr
6
Thu
Workshop for Early Childcare Professionals- Autism 101-The Basics
Apr 6 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

(Registration deadline is April 4th)
Autism 101-The Basics- Overview of Autism Spectrum Disorder, its characteristics and introduction to intervention methods and strategies.

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ADAPT Highlights

QUALITY

Recognition from the Council on Quality and Leadership
Michael Putis and Anne Ross, CQL Personal Outcome Measures® (POM) Certified Trainers, continue to carry the torch for quality.
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PARTNERSHIPS

NYU Professor Allan Goldstein honored for disability studies course
Recognized for his work in disability advocacy, we are proud partners with Professor Goldstein and NYU's Disabilities Studies course.
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EDUCATE

Day program and Staten Island College team up for a course
Staten Island Day Program individuals participated in the Disabilities Studies course at the College of Staten Island, taught by Dr. David Goode.
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INDEPENDENCE

Increasing independence through medical technologies
We have been utilizing SimplyHome technologies, an organization that has an extensive product line and services for independent living.
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