Empowering People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to Lead Fuller Lives


 At AVSP for August

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


Community Center

08/05: Dinner at Chili’s        

08/12: Movies and Lunch at the Atrium Theater                          

08/19: Trip to the, Staten Island Zoo                   

08/26: Trip to, Great Kills Beach Gateway National Park

Teen Weekend Respite

08/05: Out to eat at Z-Two

08/12: Out for Pizza and a Movie                        

08/19: Walking Trip around Battery Park

08/26: Trip to, Showplace Bowling


Hylan Residence

08/06: Dinner at, Applebee’s

08/13: Trip to Clove Lakes for a Walk and Picnic

Benton Residence

08/05: Trip to the, Staten Island Zoo

08/12: Trip to, South Beach

Glenwood Residence

08/13: Trip to, UA Movie Theatre to see Spider-Man

08/26: Stargazing at Gateway National Recreation Area at 8:00 pm

08/27: Lunch at, Red Robin at the Staten Mall

Amboy Residence

08/13: Dinner at Chinese Buffet on Hylan Boulevard

08/26: Playing Bingo: Men vs. Women at the Residence

08/27: OYM Karaoke Night

Jefferson Residence

08/05: Jewelry making at Staten Island Museum

08/06: Breakfast/Brunch at Café in Richmond Town

08/12: Trip to Staten Island Zoo to see Jenkinson’s Penguin Habitat

08/13: Trip to play Miniature Golf

08/19: Sunset Summer Concert at Midland Beach Plaza

08/20: Broadway Trip to see, “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”

08/20: Lunch at Harold’s

08/26: Trip to the Ocean Breeze Carnival


ETA Day Habilitation

08/09: Trip to see Cinderella Samba Performance at Snug Harbor

08/15: Resume Lab at Port Richmond Library

08/17: Participating in Shore Patrol Beach Cleanup

08/21: Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art - 4 New Exhibits

08/22: Hive & Bee Keeping Demonstration at Greenbelt Nature Center

Senior Network

08/03: Bingo at New Lane Senior Center

08/11: Trip to Showplace Bowling Alley

08/16: Sewing Class at New Lane Senior Center

08/18: Picnicking at Midland Beach

08/23: Arts and Crafts at New Lane Senior Center

08/31: End of the Month Party

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.

Milton Avenue Day Habilitation

Mondays: Fun Station, Ralph’s Ices, Food Shopping, Library, Dunkin Donuts, Bowling and Five Below

Tuesdays: Staten Island Zoo, Farmers Market, Partnerships for Parks (volunteer), Created by You and Five Below

Wednesday: Art Studio, Dollar Tree, Magic City, Gateway and NDC Annual Art Show on 8/16

Thursdays: Deliver Meals on Wheels, Gateway Park, Dollar Tree, Lemon Creek Park and Dunkin Donuts

Fridays: Indian Museum, Visit the Firehouse, Coney Island Board Walk and Red Robin