ROCKLAND BOULDERS, HELEN HAYES HOSPITAL, & BRIDGES JOIN FOR ACCESSIBLE AWARENESS DAY AT PCU PARK

ROCKLAND BOULDERS, HELEN HAYES HOSPITAL, & BRIDGES JOIN FOR ACCESSIBLE AWARENESS DAY AT PCU PARK

+ COMMUNITY WHEELCHAIR SOFTBALL GAME VS. BOULDERS Pomona, NY – Helen Hayes Hospital will team up with the Rockland Boulders baseball team and Bridges Independent Living Center on Sunday, July 28th to present Accessible Awareness Day at Palisades Credit Union Park—featuring a very special wheelchair softball game pitting Helen Hayes Hospital, Bridges, and community members against […]

New Accessible Transportation Option for Rockland People with Disabilities and Veterans in Need of Essential Services

New Accessible Transportation Option for Rockland People with Disabilities and Veterans in Need of Essential Services

BRiDGES Takes Delivery of Two Accessible Vehicles   PRESS RELEASE–  BRiDGES, Rockland’s premier agency supporting advocacy services for promoting autonomy and independent living for people with disabilities, has taken delivery of two new accessible vehicles. Funding for the new 8-passenger transport vans was made possible through a grant from the New York State Department of Transportation. Each […]

VETERANS’ LIVES MATTER: First county Veterans Conference held at HNA Palisades

VETERANS’ LIVES MATTER: First county Veterans Conference held at HNA Palisades

BY KATHY KAHN  BRiDGES, Rockland County Veteran Services Agency and the Department of Mental Health sponsored the county’s inaugural Veterans’ Conference at the HNA Palisades Center on June 13. Over 100 veterans attended the all-day conference and found a bevy of programs designed to inform, encourage and empower them. Returning to civilian life after combat […]

Tappan Zee Bridge Update & How Much Will it Actually Cost?

Tappan Zee Bridge Update & How Much Will it Actually Cost?

BY SARA GILBERT Governor Andrew M. Cuomo will be present to discuss the plan for the new Tappan Zee Bridge at two meetings on Thursday, July 26. The first, hosted by Rockland Business Association, will be at 8:30 a.m. at Dominican College, 470 Western Highway in Orangeburg. The second will be at 6 p.m. at […]