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Dear Michael,

Welcome to FCA's new and improved e-newsletter! Our mission is to provide help and hope to Long Islanders in need... we've been doing so for over 130 years.

Please take a moment to register for our new "Family Forum" discussion board so you, too, can be part of the dynamic FCA community!

If you'd like to learn more about the programs we offer, please call (516) 746-0350.

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** Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds was recently seen on NBC discussing the dangers associated with hash oil **

Family & Children's Association Selected to Open Long Island's First Addiction Recovery Center

29th June

Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds, President/CEO of Family & Children's Association (FCA), publicly thanked Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Commissioner Arlene González-Sánchez for choosing FCA as one of six new sites across New York State to operate a new facility for people in recovery and families impacted by addiction...

The funding for the new site was made possible through the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS). FCA will receive approximately $1.75 million in funding for the new facility over five years, or about $350,000 per year. FCA’s key partners in this new endeavor include: The Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (LICADD), the Long Island Recovery Association (LIRA) and Families in Support of Treatment (FIST)...

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Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Combat the Heroin and Opioid Crisis

22nd June

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation to combat the heroin and opioid crisis in New York State. The comprehensive package of bills was passed as part of the 2016 Legislative Session and marks a major step forward in the fight to increase access to treatment, expand community prevention strategies, and limit the over-prescription of opioids in New York. 

The legislation includes several best practices and recommendations identified by the Governor’s Heroin and Opioid Task Force (which Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds proudly sat on), and builds on the state’s aggressive efforts to break the cycle of heroin and opioid addiction and protect public health and safety.

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FCA Holds Annual Scholarship Fund Reception

Family & Children’s Association (FCA) was proud to honor 58 of Long Island’s most gifted and talented young scholars at our annual Scholarship Fund Reception.

NY Times best-selling author Regina Calcaterra was keynote speaker. To date, FCA has awards over $2 million in scholarships!

** If you would like to purchase a copy of Regina Calcaterra's gripping and inspirational personal memoir, "Etched in Sand," please click HERE **

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FCA's Summer Camp is in Full Swing!

Every summer, FCA offers children the opportunity to engage in exciting activities & programs (both outdoor & indoor), while socializing and building/fostering relationships with their peers.

If you'd like to ensure that the fun continues, please consider donating by clicking on "Donate Now."

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FCA to Participate in 2016 Panasonic New York City Triathlon

Family & Children’s Association (FCA) is participating in this year’s Panasonic New York City Triathlon, taking place on July 24th in Manhattan (the event starts on 99th street and Hudson River).

Click HERE to support Marc Fernandez

Click HERE to support Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds

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FCA Names June "Hero of the Month"

FCA would like to congratulate Mr. Thomas H. Canty, vice president and general manager for labor, government, and special accounts at Empire BlueCross BlueShield, for being recognized as our “Hero of the Month” for the month of June!


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FCA is in need of a video camcorder for PR & Marketing purposes. 

If you or someone you know would like to donate or purchase this item on behalf of FCA, please click on "View Wishlist" below and follow the instructions!

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** News 12 recently covered FCA's press conference announcing the upcoming launch of our LI Recovery Center **

** Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds was recently seen on News 12 discussing the risks associated with K2 Synthetic Marijuana **

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