The CP Nassau 5K Walk/Run/Roll/Stroll will take place on November 3, 2019 in Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY.
The event features a professional pre-race warm-up & stretch, a professional announcer, live DJ, custom CP Nassau T-shirt and just an amazing time with friends, family, neighbors, co-workers and other charitable individuals like yourself.
Eisenhower Park is a 930 acre oasis of open space and recreation in the heart of Nassau County. The Park is one of the largest public spaces in the New York metropolitan area – even larger than Central Park.
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Join us on November 3rd to help raise funding for the Augmentative Communication Program that will make certain EVERYONE has a voice through the use of state-of-the-art equipment and the MOVE (Mobility Opportunities Via Education) Program that is changing lives by getting children out of their wheelchairs and into specialized equipment that has them standing and taking steps!
Take this opportunity to enjoy a morning walk with your family and friends and raise funds at the same time! We can have fun together and raise funds that will make a profound difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities!
Your fundraising efforts can quickly add up toward our goal of $71,000 as CP Nassau enters its 71st year of assisting individuals with disabilities!
The Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County:
A Vital Resource for Individuals with Disabilities
The Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County Inc. (CP Nassau) was established in 1948 as a small, outpatient health clinic by parents that wanted a better life for their children. Over seven decades later, CP Nassau has earned distinction as one of the nation's preeminent non-profit health care agencies in the country.
Today, CP Nassau reaches out to neighbors in communities throughout Long Island. The agency is an essential resource to over 1,500 children and adults with disabilities and their families.
CP Nassau serves individuals with cerebral palsy as well as those challenged by a variety of other disabilities. It is a primary choice of care for persons with traumatic brain injury, speech delay, intellectual disabilities and other moderate to profound disabilities. At CP Nassau, there is access to the most effective therapies, state-of-the-art technologies, primary care and medical specialists in a variety of fields.
Over 250 children, ages 2 – 21, are enrolled at The Children’s Center at CP Nassau. In addition to customized educational programs, students enjoy weekly sessions of music therapy, art therapy, adapted computer instruction and adapted gym. There is a wonderful, fully adapted playground and recreation area for all to enjoy on the CP Nassau campus. Over 300 adults benefit from the Life Options and Adult Day Programs at the Agency. CP Nassau operates 17 residential homes for adults with disabilities in communities throughout Nassau County.
For more information, call 516-378-2000 ext. 648 or visit www.cpnassau.org