Employment Open Houses to Be Held By FREE and East End Disabilities


Employment open houses scheduled for January 2017.

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Join in the upcoming employment open houses for a rewarding career where you can help individuals with special needs realize their dreams.

Photo by: Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc. [FREE], via Facebook.

Old Bethpage, NY - January 17, 2017 - On Wednesday, January 25th, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc. (FREE), in partnership with East End Disabilities, will be holding an Employment Open House at George Young Community Center in Riverhead. FREE will also be holding an Open House at its Old Bethpage headquarters on Thursday, January 26.

Wednesday & Thursday January 25 & 26

January 25th
George Young Community Center
446 S. Jamesport Avenue
Riverhead, NY
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

January 26th
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises
Multi-Purpose Room
191 Bethpage-Sweet Hollow Road
Old Bethpage, NY 11804
4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

The organizations are looking to recruit:

  • Direct Support Professionals
  • Residential Management

Opportunities available

  • Full-time/part-time/per diem
  • Nassau/Suffolk/Queens/Brooklyn/Bronx

For information please call, 516-870-1670 extension 1.

Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc.
Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc. (FREE), founded in 1977, benefits and proudly supports more than 4,000 individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities, mental illness and traumatic brain injury. It is the mission of FREE to assist individuals of all abilities realize their full potential. FREE provides a diverse array of supports and services including: housing; recovery services; transition to work; employment; day, community and family services; respite; crisis services; education and after school support; specialty health services; and advocacy.

FREE also collaborates with a variety of diverse 501(c)(3) nonprofit partners on educational, vocational, rehabilitative and a myriad of other creative initiatives to enhance the local communities and the lives of more than 25,000 people that reside within them. Each of the valued partners of the Family of FREE Network have a unique mission, vision and strategic goals that are aligned in purpose, and embody the spirit of the meaningful work we do every day.

EEDA is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides supports and services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. EEDA, a grassroots agency, was organized in 1992 by a small group of parents who were active advocates for their children and believed that everyone has the right to fully participate in quality education, medical, habilitation and recreational services. To that end, EEDA secured funding to create programs of excellence that promote life enhancement for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities of all ages.

Today, EEDA provides services to over 700 individuals and continues to be managed by the same group of parents who started the organization.