Herricks Comunity Ctr.
999 Herricks Road
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
490 Wheeler Road
Suite 165 C
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Through our Family Support Services Grant, The LIAC provides: Family Support Services Coordination information, Benefits Advisement for Support Eligibility (B.A.S.E.) and for parents that have developmental disabilities, parent training in negotiating the education system to ensure their families are provided with the support they need to be successful.
Eligibility for services is first determined by the Developmental Disabilities Regional Offices (DDRO) in your area. There are five regional offices thorughout NYS.
Long Island is region 5. You can learn more about eligibility for OPWDD Services here:
Long Island Advocacy no longer provides Medicaid Service Coordination as the service delivery has changed. A fact sheet from OPWDD is available here: