L.I.F.E. “Long Island Friends Experience”

Enriching the lives of adults with special needs (age 21+).

The long running LIFE Socialization and Recreation Program brings together high functioning adults with special needs. This program offers the opportunity to foster friendships in a warm supportive and congenial atmosphere.

The group meets two (2) times monthly on Monday evenings, from 7:00PM-9:00PM. Participants will enjoy classes, workshops, community trips, and recreational activities. Program includes: Bowling, Bingo, Art, Game Night, Holiday Parties, Self-Advocacy Support, Support Groups, Social Skill Building, Community Trips and more…

Fee: Ranges between $5.00 to $10.00 depending on the program
Light refreshments are included

For more information, please contact Marisa Ruggiero at marisa.ruggiero@guraljcc.org.

This program is made possible by a grant with the JE and ZB Butler Foundation.

Virtual Book Club

Calling all Bookworms! Book Club for adults 21 and over meeting Tuesday evenings on Zoom from 7-8PM. Read along with us and have in-depth discussions on each book we read!

For more information please contact Marisa Ruggiero at marisa.ruggiero@guraljcc.org.

Virtual Support Group

Support Group for adults ages 21+ meeting twice (2) a month on Zoom, dates vary, from 5-6PM.

Participants learn social emotional skills, share their experiences, and provide one another with guidance.

For more information on meeting dates contact Marisa Ruggiero at marisa.ruggiero@guraljcc.org.

Walking Club

Join us Sundays in May for our Walking Club on the Long Beach Boardwalk. Connect with old friends, make new ones and learn how to live a healthy lifestyle.

For more information contact Marisa Ruggiero at marisa.ruggiero@guraljcc.org