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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Brookhaven Town’s Disability Task Force to Hold Second Annual Youth Abilities Resource Day

Youth Abilities Day group photo

Farmingville, NY –  The Town of Brookhaven Disability Task Force is hosting its second Annual Youth Abilities Resource Fair on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the Middle Country Library in Centereach from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The event will include resource tables, interactive children’s activities, occupational therapy student volunteers, guest speakers and more. The fair, which was attended by more than 400 people in 2018, is planned and presented by the Brookhaven Town Disability Task Force, Middle Country Public Library Youth Development staff, and Stony Brook University Occupational Therapy students. Pictured left to right are Housing and Human Services staff member, Lucia Elam; Councilman Michael Loguercio and Town of Brookhaven Disabilities Task Force Chair, Marlene Patti.

Councilman Michael Loguercio said, “This is a wonderful event that I look forward to attending every year. As the Brookhaven Town liaison to Youth Services, I’m honored to work alongside such dedicated folks who have such a tremendous passion for helping others succeed.”

The mission of Brookhaven Town’s Disability Task Force is to provide the Town Board with information and recommendations that will help the Town in its efforts to develop programs and improve facilities in order to accommodate and offer equal opportunities for residents with special needs and allow them to become more active members of our community.

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