Our Mission


The Center for Developmental Disabilities is committed to helping children and adults with differing abilities achieve their dreams by overcoming barriers to living, working, learning and enjoying recreational opportunities in the community of their choice.


We are dedicated to the achievement of excellence and innovation within a community based upon respect, kindness and open communication.

Our Events

61st Annual Dinner

The Center held its 61st Annual Dinner on Thursday, October 10, 2019. We were proud and excited to ...

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2020 Golf Outing

We will be hosting our 21st Annual Golf Classic this summer at the Muttontown Club. Save the date - ...

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"A Night To Shine" Prom 2020

On Friday, February 7th, five students from our Children's Residence attended A Night To Shine Prom, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation....

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Employee Longevity Luncheon

Celebrating our dedicated staff members that have been employed at the Center for over 40, 30 and 20 years.

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Recreation Nights

Every Wednesday night our residents get together for recreation night. Rec night offers three activities for the participants to choose from that change weekly and seasonally.

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Our Programs

Children's Day Program

Our 12 month educational program serving children ages 5-21

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Adult Day Services

A variety of day habilitation services for adults with intellectual disabilities

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Children's Residential Program

Designed for students ages 5-21 who require a highly structured lifestyle

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Adult Residential Services

Community based residential homes where independence flourishes in supportive respectful ...

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Vocational Support Services

Traditional Supported Employment Services

Traditional Supported Employment Services (SEMP) Supported employment services provide the ongoing support services that are necessary to obtain and maintain an individual with a most significant ...

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Employment Training Program

Employment Training Program (ETP) Employment Training Program is for individuals who are ready to work but need more supports than typically provided through traditional Supported Employment to be ...

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Pathway to Employment

Pathway to Employment (PTE) Pathway to Employment is ideal for new graduates and individuals who have limited employment and/or community experiences. Through this service we discover who an ...

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Employment at CDD