Year: 2017


Local Community Members Spread Cheer by Participating in Holiday Adopt-A-Family Program

Options for Community Living, Inc. gratefully acknowledges participants in its 2017 Holiday Adopt-A-Family Program! More than 60 needy families and individuals, who receive supportive services through Options, received holiday gifts through the generosity of community volunteers, private organizations and individuals! Options is particularly grateful to Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP; Prologis; Suffolk Care Collaborative; Staples […]

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Options Receives Support From 2017 M∙A∙C AIDS Fund

Options for Community Living, Inc. (Options) is the proud recipient of a $15,000 grant award from the MAC AIDS Fund in support of its housing programs for individuals and families living with HIV/AIDS. The MAC AIDS Fund is committed to addressing the link between poverty and HIV/AIDS by supporting diverse organizations around the world that […]

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Volunteers Thrive With LIVE

Each year, Options for Community Living, Inc. needs volunteers to help complete one-day projects at its agency-owned supportive housing sites. Many of these projects are adopted thanks to a partnership with the Long Island Volunteer Enterprise (LIVE.) LIVE has mobilized corporate volunteers on Long Island for the past 25 years, encouraging companies to reach out […]

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Volunteers from Convergint Technologies Double their Impact!

On Friday, June 9, 2017, 36 volunteers from Convergint Technologies spent the day planting and painting at two homes owned and operated by Options for Community Living, Inc. Options owns and operates more than 150 residential properties across Nassau and Suffolk Counties that provide supportive housing for people with chronic illnesses and disabilities. Convergint embraces […]

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The 3rd Annual Comedy Night: An Evening of Fun-Raising!

On Sunday, April 23rd, Options for Community Living, Inc. held its third annual comedy night fundraising event at Governor’s in Levittown. With about 70 employees, friends and supporters in attendance the event raised close to $3,000.  Gift baskets included donations from Martha Clara Vineyard, Sky Zone of Deer Park, Long Island Adventure Park, Little Bird […]

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Supportive Housing For Adults Expands Into Nassau County

Options for Community Living, Inc. has been selected by the New York State Office of Mental Health to receive two awards to provide housing and supportive services for adults recovering from mental illness. Funding under these contracts is more than $1.3 million annually, and the funding will assist 85 adults with their supportive housing/service needs. […]

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Options Awarded $25,000 Grant Through Newsday Charities

Options for Community Living, Inc. recently received a $25,000 grant through Newsday Charities, a McCormick Foundation Fund. This award will support Options housing program for individuals and families living with HIV/AIDS.  A total of $475,000 was distributed to 12 nonprofit organizations on Long Island through Newsday Charities in this grant cycle. Options operates more than […]

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