Early Childhood





Special Needs • Adults

Funding for special needs programs is provided through generous grants from the J.E. and Z.B. Butler Foundation, Kids Club of Tarrytown & Sleepy Hollow, UJA Federation, Hudson Valley DDSO and individual contributions. 

Programs noted below are on-going and fees can be pro-rated. Please contact Director of Special Needs Services, Amanda Gabel, for additional information and to register.


Sunday in the Neighborhood

Ages 18-25
Select Sundays, October through May, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM 

Participants must bring their own lunch.

Sunday in the Neighborhood is a social and life skills program that is geared towards teens and adults on the autism spectrum and with related developmental disabilities. Through peer relationships, social justice experiences, community service and pre-vocational and life skills opportunities, each participant learns the necessary skill sets that encourage them to reach their most independent potentials.

Sunday in the Neighborhood is a 2:1 staffing ratio setting. Intakes and IEP/504 is required.



Ages 21 to 35 
Select Saturdays, Times Vary 

Social program for ages 15 to 21 years. Participants will build friendships through field trip experiences such as train trip to Cold Springs, Bowlmor, Greenburgh Multiplex Movie Theatre and more. TRIPS DO NOT DEPART FROM THE JCC. Prior to the program start date the Program Coordinator will send out an email to those registered with the official schedule with information regarding each trip; times, additional fee per trip and the meet up spot for drop-off and pick-up.  Intakes and IEP/504 is required.

Amanda Gabel

Director of Special Needs Services

(914) 366-7898 x1108

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