Empowering People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to Lead Fuller Lives


At AVSP for April

Below is a listing of program and residential events and outings of interest to individuals, their families and their friends.


Community Center

04/01: Trip to the Movies

04/08: Trip to Richmond Town for the BBQ Cook Off

04/15: Playing Bingo

04/22: Trip to Richmond Town for the Chili Cook Off

04/29: Going for a Ride on the Staten Island Ferry

Teen Weekend Respite

04/01: Eating at TGIF’s

04/08: Trip to Richmond Town for the Cook Off

04/15: Visit to the National Museum of the American Indian

04/22: Trip to Richmond Town for the Chili Cook Off

04/29: Going to the Movies and Pizza



Hylan Residence

04/02: Brunch at Colonnade Dinner

04/09: Trip to Play Mini Golf

04/16: Having an Easter Celebration

04/23: Trip to Barnes & Noble for Books

Benton Residence

04/04: Playing Games at Fun Station

04/13: Easter Preparation at Heartland Village

04/27: Evening Walk and Dessert at Midland Beach

Glenwood Residence

04/01: Stargazing at Gateway National Recreation Area

04/09: UA Movie Trip at Hylan Plaza to see The Smurfs Movie

04/15: Guy’s Night Out – Eating Buffalo Wild Wings

04/16: Shopping Trip to Target

04/22: Girl’s Night Out at Applebee’s

04/23: Game Night at Glenwood

04/30: Laser Tag at Indoor Extreme Sports Paintball and Laser Tag

Amboy Residence

04/02: Trip to NYC Transit Museum

04/08: Trip to NYC BBQ Cook-off

04/22: Trip to NYC Chili Cook-off 2017

04/23: Trip to NYC International Auto Show

04/30: Trip to the Sakura Matsuri 2017 Festival in Brooklyn

Jefferson Residence

04/01: See the Jazz Cabaret at the Conference House

04/02: See the Wizard of Oz at the St. George Theater

04/08: Trip to NYC BBQ Cook-off at Richmond

04/09: Tour of the Conference House

04/15: Trip to Menlo Park Dine In Theater

04/22: Having Dinner at TGIF’s

04/29: Pass Dance! LYS Obsidian – Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art

04/30: Bowling at Rab’s Country Lanes


ETA Day Habilitation

04/11: Trip to See “All About Owls” at Blue Heron Nature Center

04/12: Chess & Checkers with Cops at the 122 Precinct

04/13: Prince (Musician) Day at SI Children’s Museum

04/17: How to Live on a Fixed Income Class at Huguenot Library

04/28: Coffee and Books at Richmondtown Library

Senior Network

04/06: Trip to Rab’s Country Lanes & New Lane Senior Center

04/07: Shopping at Jersey Gardens

04/11: Going Food Shopping

04/13: Trip to Rab’s Country Lanes

04/14: Trip to the Staten Island Mall and Michaels

04/20: Trip to New Lanes Senior Center and Dunkin’ Donuts

04/21: Shopping at Jersey Gardens and Lowes

04/26: Trip to Dunkin’ Donuts

04/27: Trip to New Lanes Senior Center

04/28: Trip to Joanne Fabrics and the Dollar Tree

New Dorp Lane Day Habilitation

Monday: Volunteer for Meals on Wheels and Shopping

Tuesday: Shopping at Local Stores

Wednesday: Food Shopping and Participating in Art Classes at the Quintard Center

Thursdays: Health, Fitness and Sports

Fridays: Cooking and Baking Groups

Daily: Morning Yoga and Pilates, Art and Music Classes, Maintenance Group, Working on Beauty Skills in the Beauty Room, Playing Games in the Game Room and the Technology Group will be working with the iPads and Computers. Some Community Outings: Supreme Chocolatier and Out to Lunch at Red Robin

Holiday Celebrations: NDLDH will be celebrating Passover, Easter, and Planting for Earth Day

Milton Avenue Day Habilitation

Monday: Staten Island Mall, Bowling, Staten Island Zoo, Train Ride and Lunch at the St. George

Tuesday: Nail Salon, Food Shopping, Botanical Gardens, Snug Harbor and Pet Store

Wednesday: Art Studio, Dollar Tree, Walk on Boardwalk/Beach

Thursday: Meals on Wheels, Five Below, Post Office, Dollar Tree and CVS

Friday: Jenkinson’s Aquarium, Easter Celebration, Passover Celebration, Created By You, La Piazza

Daily: Birthday Club, Exercise Classes/Walking Group, Yoga, Clerical, Maintenance and Food Service Work Study Group Activities, Arts, Music and More