WHITE PLAINS, NY --
OPENING CEREMONIES SET FOR DAY AT PLAYLAND FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
Westchester County again partners with Tommie Cares Foundation to present special event
Free rides and entertainment for children with special needs and their families
Friday, July 29 – 10:30 a.m.
Playland Park – Kiddyland Area
1 Playland Parkway
Robert P. Astorino, Westchester County Executive
Tom Kallish, founder of The Tommie Cares Foundation
Evan Latainer, Director, Office for People with Disabilities
Peter Tartaglia, Deputy Commissioner, Westchester County Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation
Marco Pietrangelo, Division Director, Cerebral Palsy of Westchester
8,500 residents with disabilities including their families and caregivers
Join us for Opening Ceremonies at the 41st annual Day at Playland for People with Disabilities on July 29. The event offers free rides and entertainment for children and adults with special needs and their families. Over 8,500 people are expected to take part in the day. The Tommie Cares Foundation generously underwrites the cost of the event, which is organized through the county’s Office for People with Disabilities in partnership with the Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation.
Diana Costello or Clare Kelly, (914) 995-2932