Dr. Deborah Benson
Founder of Common Ground Alliance
Founder of the William Heiser Foundation for the Cure of Spinal Cord Injuries
Founder of Suffolk Independent Living Org.
Founder of United Cerebral Palsy of Suffolk
Judith S. Bloch
Founder of Variety Child Learning Center
Founder of Pal-O-Mine Equestrian
Founder of Ascent: A School for Individuals with Autism
Founder of Adults & Children with Learning and Developmental Disabilities
Founder of AHRC Nassau Chapter
Dr. Caryl Bank & Dr. Barbara Feingold
Co-Founders of The Hagedorn Little Village School
Programs that address the needs of physically challenged, learning and developmentally disabled individuals; including but not limited to, advocacy efforts, educational programs, facilities providing therapies and other services, pet companion programs, recreation and sheltered workshops.
Photo above features a resident from the Long Island State Veterans Home (founder, Jack Flatley inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2007.