Program Bridge 

Program Bridge offers engaging programs for adults who are at least 21 years old with developmental disabilities. Participants engage in social, recreational, and educational activities in a supportive and welcoming setting with a goal of gaining independent living skills. All programming is free.

The program runs every Sunday from 1:00 to 5:00 pm.

Activities include:

  • Swimming
  • Photography
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Cultural Events and Trips
  • Bridge Café: Promoting Healthy Nutrition
  • Therapeutic Singing
  • Arts Groups
  • English Lessons
  • Yoga and Meditation 
  • and more!

Brooklyn Connect - Free Year-Round Program

An exciting program for young adults ages 17-39 with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). This program aims to increase individual self-confidence and potential along with important life skills in an innovative way by offering opportunities to meaningfully contribute through volunteering and employment.

  • Exposure to community
  • Learning about the resources within the community 
  • Creative weekly vocational and social skills training
  • Volunteer/Internship placement with a job coach (both within the Shorefront Y and with partnering organizations)
  • Opportunities for future paid employment
  • Integration into the community
  • Unique program tailoring internship placement based on current passions and abilities
  • Ongoing support for parents and caregivers

Group meets every Wednesday from 4:00 PM- 6:00 PM

For more information, contact mandeli@shorefronty.org or 347.689.1819