Parent Resources ~
Family Resource Guide
 

 

Services
ATTORNEYS—SPECIAL NEEDS

LAW OFFICES OF BRAD H. 
ROSKEN, PLLC
     
1772 East Jericho Tpk., Ste. 2
Huntington
631-379-9569
www.specialedcounselor.com
brad@specialedcounselor.com

School districts consult their attorneys, why shouldn’t you? Mr. Rosken is an experienced trial attorney; he’s also a parent of a child with special needs. He’ll counsel you and develop the most effective strategy to achieve your goals of obtaining the maximum that your child’s entitled to.

LAW OFFICE OF NICHOLAS
J. AGRO, PC     
1000 Main St.
Pt. Jefferson
631-642-2478
www.nyeducationlaw.com

AUTO CLUBS 


AAA NEW YORK
229 Seventh St.
Garden City
516-873-2382
729 Smithtown By-Pass
Smithtown
631-265-5399
www.aaany.com

AUTO REPAIR

ELITE SPECIALTY AUTO SERVICE LLC
Marc Smith 
Mobile Auto Repair Service 
631-708-4584

BABY PROOFING


ALL SAFE CHILDPROOFING
1539 Henry Rd.
Wantagh
516-935-2399
www.allsafechildproofing.com

ALL STAR BABY SAFETY 
7 Dale Ln. 
Levittown
516-520-4262
631-424-2229 
babyproofny@gmail.com
www.babyprooferlongisland.com
www.ebabysafe.com/

BABY LOC
390 Motor Pkwy.
Hauppauge
631-582-2626
www.babyloc.com

BABY SAFE
38 Nichols Rd.
Huntington Station
631-424-2229
www.ebabysafe.com

PEEK-A-BOO BABY PROOFING
Long Island
516-216-4255
Westchester
914-949-8701
www.peekaboobabyproofing.com

BANKS & FINANCIAL SERVICES

ISLAND FEDERAL CREDIT UNION     
Multiple locations
www.islandfcu.org
 
PLANNING FINANCIAL FUTURES, INC.
Jeffrey C. Lewis, CFP, CHFC
7 White Deer Ct. 
Huntington 
631-546-5403
www.planningfinancialfutures.com

METLIFE     
Multiple locations
www.metlife.com

NEW YORK LIFE INSURANCE CO.
David M. Gluck
576 Broad Hollow Rd.
Melville
917-796-5267
dgluck@ft.newyorklife.com

WELLS FARGO ADVISORS
Matthew Smith
222 E. Main St.
Smithtown
631-360-2433
matthew.smith@wellsfargoadvisors.com

BEAUTY/PLASTIC SURGERY 

LONG ISLAND BEAUTY MD
Dr. Lisa Makrides, MD, PC
25 Main St. 
Stony Brook
631-751-0542 
www.libeautymd.com

DR STITCH™
LONG ISLAND PLASTIC
SURGICAL GROUP, PC

24-hour emergency service for expert laceration repair.
877-DR-STITCH
www.877drstitch.com

CARDIO PULMONARY RESUSUCITATION (CPR)


CHILDSAVER CPR 
Lori Green, RN, BS, FACCE
631-589-8668
cpr4kids@yahoo.com

CHILD CARE/MOMMY & ME


ALPHABETLAND DAY SCHOOL & CAMP
1775 Newbridge Rd.
North Bellmore
516-826-9339
1260 Meadowbrook Rd. 
North Merrick 
516-867-7484
www.alphabetlanddayschool.com

BARRY & FLORENCE FRIEDBERG JCC     
15 Neil Ct.
Oceanside
516-766-4341
www.friedbergjcc.org

CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF NASSAU, INC.    
925 Hempstead Tpke., St. 400
Franklin Square
516-358-9250
www.childcarenassau.org

Child Care Council of Nassau Inc. provides child care counseling and referrals to families, professional development and technical assistance to active and potential child care professionals and consulting services to employers. The organization serves as an informational resource and public voice for child care issues facing Nassau’s diverse communities.

CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF SUFFOLK, INC.
60 Calvert Ave.
Commack
631-462-0303
www.childcaresuffolk.org

The Child Care Council of Suffolk is the planning and coordinating agency dedicated to making child care work in Suffolk County’s diverse communities. Through advocacy, resource and referral, education and the Parent Leadership Initiative, the Council takes a leadership role in supporting children, families, child care providers and employers. 

CHILDTIME LEARNING CENTERS
Multiple locations
877-624-2602
www.childtime.com

DISCOVERY PLAYHOUSE LEARNING CENTER 
Gardiner’s Ave. 
Levittown 
516-551-5390
discoveryplay@optonline.net

FAMILY & CHILDREN’S ASSOCIATION
100 East Old Country Rd.
Mineola
516-746-0350
www.familyandchildrens.org

FASTRACKIDS
888-576-6888
www.fastrackids.com

HARBOR CHILD CARE
New Hyde Park, Glen Head, 
Sea Cliff, Hempstead, Manhasset
516-248-7048
www.harborchildcare.com

IMAGINE EARLY LEARNING CENTERS
Central Islip, Holtsville, Port Washington, Queens
www.imagineelc.com

JUST WEE TWO     
382 S Oyster Bay Rd.
Hicksville
516-433-0003
www.justweetwo.com

Just Wee Two is a fun-filled program for children ages 8 months to 3 1/2 years and their mommies in both separation and non-separation classes. We have 11 week sessions in the fall, winter, and spring - and a six week summer session. Call 516-433-0003; 800-404-2204 or e-mailinfo@justweetwo.com

KIDDIE ACADEMY
Multiple Locations
800-554-3343
www.kiddieacademy.com

LITTLE FLOWER CHILDREN 
AND FAMILY SERVICES OF 
NEW YORK

2450 North Wading River Rd.
Wading River
631-929-6200
www.littleflowerny.org/children

LITTLE SPONGES EARLY CHILDHOOD LEARNING CENTER
1000 Shames Dr.
Westbury
516-385-3003
www.littlesponges.net

Our child care philosophy is based on flexibility and choices for children. Little Sponges respects and accommodates the individual developmental levels of each child, coming together as a classroom whose goal is to inspire a lifelong love of exploration and learning. Our program is specifically designed to provide each child with the solid academic foundation they’ll need for future learning success.

LITTLE SPROUTS BY THE SEA PRESCHOOL
“You and me” programs
51 Scudder Ave. 
Northport
631-262-1495
littlesproutspreschool51@gmail.com

MID-ISLAND Y-JCC
45 Manetto Hill Rd.
Plainview
516-822-3535
www.miyjcc.org 

THE CHILDREN’S CENTER AT FARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF N.Y.
Melville Rd.
Farmingdale
631-420-2125
www.farmingdale.edu/ChildCare

NATURE’S KIDS NURSERY SCHOOL
Center for Science Teaching and Learning
Tanglewood Preserve
Rockville Centre 
www.cstl.org

NEW BABY BELLY PARENT
CENTER
 
924 N. Broadway
Massapequa 11758
516-804-8620
www.NewBabyBelly.com

PRECIOUS SPIRIT CHILDCARE
13 South. 6th St.
New Hyde Park
516-354-4182
SID JACOBSON JCC     
300 Forest Dr. 
East Hills
516-484-1545, Ext. 177
www.sjjcc.org 

TOTS TOGETHER – MOMMY AND ME PROGRAM
Sinai Reform Temple 
39 Brentwood Rd. 
Bay Shore 
631-665-5755
www.sinaireformtemple.org

THE GROWING TREE NORTH
275 Warner Ave.
Roslyn
516-625-9080 
www.growingtreenorth.com    
 

THE LEARNING EXPERIENCE CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER
2920 Rte. 112
Medford 
631-696-0600
www.thelearningexperience.com 

TODDLER TIME
750 Hicksville Rd.
Seaford
516-520-6096
www.toddlertimeforkids.org

TUTOR TIME 
Multiple locations
www.tutortime.com

WEE LUV EM DAY CARE CENTER
12 Liberty Ln.
Northport
631-261-4400, Ext. 7452
www.weeluvemdaycare.com

CHILDREN’S HAIRCUTS/SALONS

HAIR SENSE KIDZ KUTZ
Westfield South Shore Shopping Center
1701 Sunrise Hwy. # B4
Bay Shore
631-969-5688
 KIDZ KUTZ 
1 Sunrise Mall
Massapequa
516-795-0037 
Roosevelt Field Mall
516-746-6888
NORTH COUNTRY KIDS

FAMILY HAIR SALON

100 North Country Rd. 
631-331-4247
Miller Place 
info@northcountrykids.com
www.northcountrykids.net 

PARIS SALON 
430 Rte. 25A, N. Country Rd.
St. James
631-686-5500
www.parissalonstjames.com

PROFESSIONAL HAIR DESIGNERS 3
630 Old Country Rd.
Garden City
516-746-6888
1029 Green Acres Mall
Valley Stream
516-568-1777

SILVER SCISSORS
1877 Wantagh Ave.
Wantagh
516- 221-1343
SUPERCUTS
Multiple locations
www.supercuts.com

TRU SALON
437A N. Country Rd.
St. James
631-584-2210 
www.thetrusalon.com

UNISEX PALACE HAIR DESIGN OF SOUTH SHORE MALL
1701 Sunrise Hwy.
Bay Shore 
631-665-1172
ZIPPITY DOOS     
Multiple locations
www.zippitydooscutsforkids.com



CHILDREN’S PHOTOGRAPHY

ALEX M. WOLFF PHOTOGRAPHY     
4 23rd St.
Jericho
516-375-4315
www.alexmwolffphotography.com

BOROWSKI/MULLER PHOTOGRAPHERS
borowskimullerphotographers.com

BOTTICELLI PORTRAIT STUDIO
Multiple locations
www.botticelliportraits.com

CARA HROMADA PHOTOGRAPHY
386 Main St.
Center Moriches
631-878-4898
www.carahromadaphoto.com

CLIX — PORTRAIT STUDIOS 
601 West Jericho Tpke.
Huntington
631-425-2900
www.clixlongisland.com

FASHION SHOTS
961 Rte. 25A
Miller Place
631-744-7050
www.fashionshots.net

JENNIFER WILBUR PHOTOGRAPHY
631-245-7925
www.jenniferwilbur.com

KATHLEEN MECABE PHOTOGRAPHY
516-445-6310
www.capturedbykathleen.com

KEEP ME PHOTOGRAPHY
917-209-1452
www.keepmephotography.com

KIDDIE KANDIDS 
888-979-PICS
www.kiddiekandids.com

RICK KOPSTEIN PHOTOGRAPHY     
7 Richmond Pl.
Huntington St.
917-553-3280
212-457-9552
www.rickkopstein.com

VISUAL IMAGE     
2565 Beverly Rd.
Merrick
516-867-4000
www.visualimageonline.com

CLEANING/ERRAND SERVICES

ORGANIC CLEANING 
33 Staller Blvd.
Hampton Bays 
631-662-9440
631-960-8048 (se habla espanol)

LEAVE IT TO ME
718-357-3484
www.leaveitome.net

TERESA’S FAMILY CLEANING
866-744-4021
www.Teresasfamilycleaning.com

COLLEGE GUIDANCE 

COLLEGE CONNECTION
516-345-8766
www.CollegeConnect.info

YOUR NATURAL TYPE
Richard Schaub, Ph.D.
631-673-0293
drrichardschaub@gmail.com
www.yournaturaltype.com

DIAPER SERVICE

NATURE’S PREMIER DIAPER SERVICE
1-877-49-CLOTH
www.naturespremiere.com

HOME IMPROVEMENT 

AMERICAN FENCE CO     
8 Delta Rd.
Massapequa
516-807-0949
www.americanfenceandcompany.com

B&H MASONRY, INC.
631-445-8897
www.bhmasonry.com

CARPET MART
1522 Old Country Rd.
Plainview
516-777-7778
www.carpetmartonline.com

CONSUMERS KITCHEN & BATH SPECIALISTS
www.consumerskitchens.com

FINESSE LANDSCAPE DESIGN, INC
631-862-9007
eric@finesselandscape.com
www.finesselandscape.com

GOT JUNK     
800-GOT-JUNK 
www.1800gotjunk.com

GREEN STREET CUSTOM DESIGNS
Donna
516-376-7716
donna@greenstreetcustomdesigns.com
www.greenstreetcustomdesigns.com

KING QUALITY
1615 Sycamore Ave.
Bohemia
888-860-5464
www.kingquality.com

PIPE-LINE FENCE
875 West Jericho Tpke.
Smithtown 
631-543-2722
www.pipelinefence.com

PREMIER HOME IMPROVEMENT
631-754-8199 
Northport

REALITY ROOFING
23 Roselle St.
Mineola
516-248-6592
www.realityroofing.com

HOMEWORK HELP 

LIVE-BRARY
www.live-brary.com 

NASSAU COOPERATIVE
LIBRARY SYSTEM

www.nassaulibrary.org

SUFFOLK COOPERATIVE 
LIBRARY SYSTEM

www.SuffolkHomeWorkHelp.org

LICE REMOVAL


DELICEFUL
Hauppauge
631-724-7444
info@deliceful.com
www.deliceful.com

FAIRY LICEMOTHERS
Oceanside; house-calls available
866-561-0492
www.fairylicemothers.com

Fairy LiceMothers are dedicated to eliminating the persistent lice problem and educating the community on the use of safe and effective treatments. Their products are safe for children, allergy sufferers, pregnant/nursing mothers, and people with compromised immune systems. Their Lice Treatment Center is located in Oceanside. Visit www.FairyLiceMothers.com.

FAIRY TALES HAIR CARE
FOR CHILDREN
888-244-1990
www.fairytaleshaircare.com

LICENURSE
Eve Stern; School and home visits
917-445 -4164
Eve@TheLiceNurse.com
www.thelicenurse.com

LICE COPS
At-home services
516-317-9967

LICENDERS
Long Island, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens
212-759-5200
www.licenders.com

METICULICE
196 Belle Mead Rd., Ste. 7A
East Setauket
631-786-4607
www.meticulice.com

ZIPPITY DOO'S LICE PREVENTION HAIR CARE
2005 Merrick Road, Ste. 232
Merrick, NY 11566
888-502-7336
Products@ZippityDoos.com
www.ZippityDoos.com

Zippity Doo'sTM children's daily use hair care products for Lice Prevention. Stop Head Lice Before It Starts... Zippity Doo's lice prevention products are laboratory tested, pediatrician approved, paraben-free and sodium laureth sulfate-free - all things moms look for. Our products contain natural ingredients proven to repel lice while promoting healthy hair and scalp. The Zippity Doo's line consists of Shampoo, Conditioner, Leave-In Detangler, Styling Gel, and Shield Spray (all-purpose, all-surface spray, including hair).

MURALS AND FAUX FINISHES 


GREEN STREET CUSTOM DESIGNS
Donna
516-376-7716
donna@greenstreetcustomdesigns.com
greenstreetcustomdesigns.com

Green Street Custom Designs specializes in unique faux finishes and hand painted murals, as well as custom painted furniture. Donna will work with you to come up with the perfect design in any style, for any room, in any budget—from nurseries, bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens, kids rooms and playrooms to small businesses and offices. Call for your free estimate.

NANNY/AU PAIRS/BABYSITTING


ABSOLUTE BEST CARE 
40 Underhill Blvd., Ste. 2E
Syosset

516-802-3780
631-486-4594
www.absolutebestcare.com

Absolute Best Care specializes in placing the most qualified baby nurses, nannies, housekeepers and babysitters.  Absolute Best Care utilizes its own proprietary screening process for all Care Specialists including face-to-face interviews, solid references, background checks and CPR training. They’ve been voted “Editorial Winner” on Best of Citysearch, and “Best of the Best” in New York Magazine.

AU PAIR IN AMERICA
800-928-7247
www.AuPairinAmerica.com

CHI  AU PAIR USA
Renee Turkiewicz
Long Island
631-241-1734
www.chiaupairusa.org

CREATIVE RENT-A-SITTER
550 W. Old Country Rd., Ste. 112
Hicksville
516-935-7667
www.rentasitter.com

MORE THAN A NANNY AGENCY LLC
Specialized In-Home Child Care
 212-203-4169, Ext. 83
Fax: 212-591-6494
michelle@morethanananny.com
www.morethanananny.com

RITE NANNY INC.
516-502-4116
www.ritenanny.com


NUTRITION

JUNCTION FIT KIDS PROGRAM
475 Port Washington Blvd. 
Port Washington 
516-732-0644
OH MY GIRLS!
140 Jericho Tpke.
Syosset
516-802-5800
www.ohmygirls.com

PET SERVICES

BEST IN SHOW RESORT
244 Herricks Rd.
Mineola
516-742-PETS (7387)
www.bestinshowpetresort.com

BIDE-A-WEE
3300 Beltagh Ave.
Wantagh
516-785-7822
118 Old Country Rd.
West Hampton
631-325-0200
www.bideawee.org

BTJ’S JUNGLE
150 Sunrise Hwy.
West Islip
631-587-8191
www.btjjungle.com

C&G K-9 SCHOOL INC.
243 Oak St.
Uniondale
516-489-6582

CANINE CORRAL
1845 New York Ave.
Huntington Station
631-549-1544
www.caninecorral.com

LONG ISLAND VETERINARY SPECIALISTS
163 Sth. Service Rd.
Plainview
516-501-1700
www.livs.org

PETLAND DISCOUNTS
www.petlanddiscounts.com

SELMER’S PETLAND
125 E. Jericho Tpke.
Huntington
631-423-4677
www.selmerspetland.com

THE CENTER FOR SPECIALIZED VETERINARY CARE
609-5 Cantiague Rock Rd.
Westbury
516-420-0000

PRESCHOOLS & PRIVATE SCHOOLS

BARRY & FLORENCE 
FRIEDBERG JCC
     
15 Neil Ct.
Oceanside
516-766-4341
www.friedbergjcc.org

BUILDING BLOCKS DEVELOPMENTAL PRESCHOOL
29 Pinewood Dr.
Commack 
631-499-1237

BUILDING BLOCKS OF JEWISH IDENTITY
573 East Meadow Ave.
East Meadow
516-794-0506
www.arbeterring.org

COUNTRYSIDE MONTESSORI SCHOOL 
354 Lakeville Road; 
Great Neck
516-466-8422
www.cmsgn.com 

EAST WOODS SCHOOL
31 Yellow Cote Rd.
Oyster Bay
516-922-4400
www.eastwoods.org

ELIJA SCHOOL FOR AUTISM
100 Periwinkle Rd.
Levitown
516-216-5270
www.elijaschool.org

GLORIA DEI NURSERY-PRESCHOOL
20 E. 18th St.
Huntington Station 
631-421-0026
gloriadeinps@yahoo.com
www.gloriadeinurseryschool.com

GREAT NECK COMMUNITY 
SCHOOL
     
225 Schenck Ave.
Great Neck
516-482-5005
www.gncommunityschool.org

GREENTREES COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL & CAMP     
247 Jackson Ave.
Syosset
516-921-4949
www.greentreesschoolandcamp.com

HARBOR COUNTRY DAY 
SCHOOL
     
17 Three Sisters Rd.
St. James
631-584-5555
www.harborcountrydayschool.org

KNOX SCHOOL     
541 Long Beach Rd.
St. James
631-686-1600
www.knoxschool.org

LIU CENTER FOR GIFTED YOUTH
C.W. Post Campus
720 Northern Blvd.
Brookville
516-299-2160 
www.liu.edu/giftedyouth

LONG ISLAND LUTHERAN DAY SCHOOL AT ST. PAUL’S
106 Vernon Valley Rd. 
E. Northport
631-754-4424
info@ludaynorthport.org
www.ludaynorthport.org

OUR LADY OF GOOD SUCCESS ACADEMY 
900 Horseblock Rd.
Farmingville
631-736-6515
www.olgsa.com

ROSLYN TRINITY CO-OP
1579 Northern Blvd.
Roslyn
516-621-3380
www.roslyntrinityco-op.org

SID JACOBSEN Y JCC     
300 Forest Dr.
East Hills
516-484-1545
www.sjjcc.org 

THE GROWING TREE NURSERY SCHOOL
140 East Broadway
Roslyn
516-621-9009
www.growingtreenurseryschool.com

VARIETY CHILD
LEARNING CENTER
     
47 Humphrey Dr.
Syosset
516-921-7171
www.vclc.org

VINCENT SMITH SCHOOL     
322 Port Washington Blvd.
Port Washington
516-365-4900
www.vincentsmithschool.org 

VILLAGE PRESBYTERIAN PRESCHOOL
175 E. Main St. 
Smithtown 
631-724-9382
www.vpps.org

WALDORF SCHOOL OF GARDEN CITY     
225 Cambridge Ave.
Garden City
516-742-3434
www.waldorfgarden.org

The Waldorf School of Garden City is a co-educational day school for children in nursery through twelfth grade. Located on a beautiful 10-acre campus, the Waldorf School of Garden City offers a rigorous education, using an innovative and multisensory approach to learning. In addition, our extended campus includes a 250-acre facility in New Hampshire which features a working farm, organic garden, and wilderness that provide hands-on opportunities for our students.  
 

POOL SAFETY

LIFE SAVER POOL FENCE 
NASSAU COUNTY 

516-797-1944
www.poolfence.com

PROTECT-A-CHILD     
176-17 Central Ave.
Farmingdale
631-756-7974
www.justpoolfences.com

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZERS


LIBERTY ORGANIZING
Syosset
516-635-2007
www.libertyorganizing.com

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZERS
856-380-6828
www.napo.net

REALTOR

GILLIAN GIORDANO    
Licensed Realtor
2473 Jerusalem Ave.
N. Bellmore
516-679-0133
917-376-0797
www.dallow.com

SPECIAL NEEDS HAIRCUTS

NORTH COUNTRY KIDS FAMILY
HAIR SALON

100 North Country Rd. 
Miller Place 
631-331-4247
info@northcountrykids.com 
www.northcountrykids.net
SUPERCUTS
Multiple locations
www.supercuts.com
ZIPPITY DOOS     
Multiple locations
www.zippitydooscutsforkids.com

TRAVEL AGENCY


BOUTIQUE TRAVEL
516-417-8413
www.boutiquetravel.com

DISNEY VACATON CLUB
Lisa Forbell, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
631-708-7005

TRAVEL BY HELEN LLC
631-462-0128
helen@travelbyhelen.com

TUTORING/TEST PREP SERVICES


CLUB Z HOME TUTORING
866-44-TUTOR
www.clubztutoring.com

E.NOPI
Math, Reading, Writing
59 Main St., 2nd Floor
Port Washington 
516-472-7575
304 Hempstead Ave. 
Malverne
516-341-0625 
www.enopimathreading.com

E.nopi Learning Centers provide a new way of learning. E.nopi learning centers strive to teach and tutor children ages 3 to 14 in basic and critical learning skills. The "E" in E.nopi stands for eye level. Our philosophy is that every child has the potential to learn and master math, reading and writing. We enable students to realize this potential by bringing the instructional materials to the eye-level of your child

JMR TUTORING
Jordan
516-295-1150
experiencedtutoravailable@gmail.com

KUMON MATH & 
READING CENTERS
Multiple locations
877-586-6673
www.kumon.com

LITERACY BUILDERS
998C Old Country Rd., Ste. 286 
Plainview
516-605-0024
www.literacy-builders.com

LONG ISLAND LITERACY CENTER
A Literacy Mentoring Network Affiliate 
Alan Flurkey, Ph.D.
516-463-5237
631-796-3211
info@longislandliteracy.com
www.longislandliteracy.com

PRIVATE TUTOR FOR YOU
631-398-7631
privatetutorforyou@gmail.com

SUFFOLK COOPERATIVE LIBRARY SYSTEM
www.SuffolkHomeWorkHelp.org

SYLVAN LEARNING CENTERS
Multiple locations
888-EDUCATE
www.educate.com

THE HUNTINGTON LEARNING CENTER
Multiple locations
800-CAN-LEARN
www.huntingtonlearning.com

TUTOR DOCTOR
Various locations
631-920-5322
www.tutordoctor.com

TUTORS ON WHEELS™
877-TUTORNY
http://www.tutorsonwheels.com

 










BACK TO TOP

 

© 2012 Long Island Parent Magazine - All rights reserved