The Charles Evans Center grew out of Adults and Children with Learning and Developmental Disabilities, Inc. (ACLD), a leading Long Island based not-for-profit agency devoted to supporting the pursuit of an enviable life for children and adults with autism, learning and other developmental disabilities…
As the Article 28 licensed primary medical care extension, CEC is dedicated to using its knowledge of best practices to enhance access to healthcare services and improve health outcomes for this vulnerable population across Long Island, New York.
Since 2015, CEC has received status as a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and is part of a network of FQHC’s led by Hudson River Health Care, a leading safety net provider serving Long Island and the Hudson Valley. CEC has grown to two sites on Long Island serving the greater community, specializing in providing services to adults and children with autism, intellectual and other developmental disabilities as well as low-income, medically underserved residents. CEC has developed a well-respected reputation as a quality, trusted, competent provider with its significant experience providing healthcare services.
As a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) the Charles Evans Center participates in the federal medical professional liability program known as the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA).