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AID TO THE DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED AWARDED GRANT FROM PEOPLE’S UNITED COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY IN RIVERHEAD

By | 2018-04-19T18:12:19+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Latest News|

Press Release - April 23, 2018: Aid to the Developmentally Disabled (ADD), was recently awarded $2,500 from People's United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, for the recently expanded ADD Community Food Pantry in Riverhead. The Community Food Pantry – located at 901 East Main Street, Suite 500 in Riverhead– is open [...]

Introducing Main Street Connections

By | 2018-04-12T14:51:55+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Getting To Know, Latest News|

Aid to the Developmentally Disabled (ADD) is thrilled to introduce you to our new day program, Main Street Connections. It is a program unlike any other with a special focus on community integration. At Main Street Connections, the individuals involved get to choose the details of their day and set the activities of which the [...]

Meatball, the Pig

By | 2018-04-04T00:45:27+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Getting To Know|

A Northville Sensory Gardens Feature It is spring once again and the Northville Sensory Gardens are bustling with activity. “It seems like everything happens in spring because it does!” said Ken Friberg, ecology farm caretaker. We turn our spotlight to the Gardens now not only because of spring, but because of a special member of [...]

Meet the Staff: Ariel Cruz

By | 2018-03-28T18:19:04+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Getting To Know, Residential Life|

Aid to the Developmentally Disabled (ADD) has an amazing team of people, who make a powerful and positive difference every day in people’s lives.  We’d like you to meet our staff members and learn more about them. This week, we introduce you to Ariel Cruz, residential manager at the Aquebogue residence. Ms. Cruz has worked [...]

Meet the Staff: Jillian Jeffrey

By | 2018-03-23T12:19:22+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Getting To Know|

Aid to the Developmentally Disabled (ADD) has an amazing team of people, who make a powerful and positive difference every day in people’s lives.  We’d like you to meet our staff members and learn more about them. This week, we introduce you to Jillian Jeffrey, training coordinator. We interviewed Jillian to help get to know [...]

Resident Spotlight: Jennifer Roth

By | 2018-03-09T20:47:58+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Getting To Know, Inspiration Station, Residential Life|

Expressing Emotions Through Creativity Aid to the Developmentally Disabled (ADD) has 32 residences, from mid-Suffolk throughout the East End. These sites are filled with amazing people and we would like to share spotlight blogs on them as much as possible. This week, we would like to introduce you to Jennifer Roth, an artist and writer [...]

Meet the Staff: LaTanya Smith

By | 2018-02-27T15:12:34+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Getting To Know|

Aid to the Developmentally Disabled (ADD) has an amazing team of people, who make a powerful and positive difference every day in people’s lives.  We’d like you to meet our staff members and learn more about them. This week, we introduce you to LaTanya Smith, direct support professional. Ms. Smith was recently awarded with the [...]

The excitement of the Shark Tank Showdown at the 4th Annual Shamrock Shindig

By | 2018-02-15T15:01:09+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Events, Latest News|

The 4th Annual Shamrock Shindig at the Long Island Aquarium is coming up soon on Thursday, March 15 at 6:00 pm. The featured entertainment is the band, Strawberry Fields, a renowned Beatles Tribute Band. Strawberry Fields features look-alike performers, who speak in true accents and play on the vintage musical instruments that Beatles fans have [...]