YAI/Rockland County Association
for the Learning Disabled

For Information Contact:
Erin deWard/Marketing Coordinator, Day Phone: (914) 358-5700 ext. 21
Hours of operation: Monday thru Friday, 9 am - 5 pm.

Mission:

YAI/RCALD's mission is to promote the community inclusion of people with learning and other developmental disabilities and to assist these individuals in attaining a more productive, self-sufficient and integrated role in society.

Services:

CAREER LIFE SKILLS CENTER (CLSC)
CLSC provides vocational and educational services for individuals with learning and other developmental disabilities ages 17+. This service helps individuals with learning and other developmental disabilities to secure jobs that provide self-fulfillment, dignity and financial independence. CLSC is a participating member of the Rockland Employment Network.

COMMUNITY AND FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES
These programs offer a wide variety of support to children and adults with learning and other developmental disabilities and their families. Included are: Adult Coffee House, ADHD Support Group, Young Adult Support Group, Smart Kids, Teen "Rec" Center, Camp Promise, Theater Club, 10 Pins Bowling.

RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMS/SERVICES
These programs provide a home atmosphere and training in community living skills for people with learning and other developmental disabilities.

PROFESSIONAL AND PUBLIC INFORMATION
The Professional and Public Information Department enhances the general public's awareness of the needs and rights of people with learning and other developmental disabilities by reaching out to community, media and other institutions in society which influence public policy and attitudes.

Officers:

Joel M. Levy, D.S.W.
Chief Executive Officer, YAI

Philip H. Levy, Ph.D.
Chief Operating Officer, YAI

Stephen E. Freeman, C.S.W.
Assistant Executive Director, YAI

Thomas A. Dern, A.C. S.W.
Assistant Executive Director, YAI

Norman Silverman
Deputy Director, YAI/RCALD


For more information about programs provided by Young Adult Institute or YAI/New York League for Early Learning, please call the central office of YAI at (212) 563-7474.
Planet Rockland

Copyright © 1996, 1997 YAI/Rockland County Association for the Learning Disabled , All rights reserved
YAI/Rockland County Association for the Learning Disabled
2 Crosfield Avenue, Suite 411
West Nyack, NY, 10994
Phone: (914) 358-5700
Fax: (914) 358-6119
http://www.planet-rockland.org/YAI-RCALD
First Created: October 1996
Last Updated: April 14, 1997