Thanks to everyone who played, sponsored or donated at our 2019 Charity Golf Outing!
Because of you, we will be continuing improvements to our homes, sending 28 of our residents to a ball game this Spring and remaining steadfast in our goals to become the premier provider of services for developmentally disabled adults in Northern New Jersey!
PleaseClick Hereto view a gallery of photos from the event!
Who We Are
Established in 1981, New Concepts for Living is a community based not-for-profit organization dedicated to serving individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. We provide housing, day programs, behavioral services and more for the outstanding individuals that are entrusted to our care. Currently operating 13 community residences (group homes and supervised apartments) and a Day Program Achievement Center, we enable our clients to reach their full potential by offering programs, support and services designed to enhance their daily living and social skills, cognitive behavior, self-esteem, mental and physical health and overall quality of life. At New Concepts for Living we are committed to providing our clients with round-the-clock care for life while promoting individual independence.
2018 at NCFL
Each year at New Concepts is a celebration of growth and progress. We invite you to watch this quick video so we can share some of the memories our residents made, participating in the activities, events and outings we offer.
Support New Concepts for Living
At New Concepts for Living, we provide housing, day programs, family support, customized behavioral services, nursing and 24-hour care for individuals with developmental disabilities, every day. As we continue to grow, we do so not only as an organization but also in the number of lives we impact and the communities we serve. We are realizing our vision of expansion and continue to open new homes, providing much needed services to those who need our help. Upgrades to our homes and programs are made possible by the generosity of our supporters.
Every donation, small or large, goes towards our mission of enhancing the lives and minds of the inspirational individuals that we serve every day. Click the Donate Now button to help us today.
Dancing With Our Stars
At New Concepts for Living, we are proud to offer a diverse array of programs and activities that enhance the quality of life of those in our care. Our health and recreation programs give us the opportunity to complement the interests of our clients, while benefiting their physical health and confidence.
We have been working with with Global Dance, who has been providing dance classes for many of our residents. Special thanks to Global Dance for putting this video together.
News & Events
Stay up to date on our latest news and events here. Check out our INTERACTIVE CALENDAR
We'd like to say a big THANK YOU to all our participants, sponsors, donors, volunteers, and Rockaway River Country Club for making NCFL’s 15th Annual Charity Golf Outing a huge success! Hope to see you all again next year!
A special shout out to our Gold Sponsors: Brown and Brown, Spencer Savings Bank and KRA Insurance Agency. The support of them and all our sponsors is worth more than gold! #ncfl #specialneeds #fundraiser #golf #golfouting #nonprofit #donations #charity
The countdown to our largest fundraising event has begun! There's still time to join us. Visit www.ncfl.net/events/golf-outing #ncfl #specialneeds #fundraiser #golf #golfouting #nonprofit #donations #charity
“Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.” -- Oprah Winfrey Here at NCFL's Adult Achievement Center we make a point to bust a move at least once a week! #internationaldanceday #ncfl #danceparty #dayprogram #achievementcenter
Park Ridge residents get their groove on! Everyone was exited to attend the "Canteen Dance" at the Kaplen JCC - dancing to their favorite songs, seeing other NCFL friends and meeting new friends from other agencies! #weekendfun #canteendance #ncfl #communityresidences #dayprogram
Just three weeks away but there's still time to participate in our largest fundraising event of the year! The 2019 NCFL Charity Golf Outing takes place on Monday, May 13th. Join us or donate to help support our programs and the amazing individuals we are privileged to serve. For more information visit us at www.ncfl.net/events/golf-outing
A Happy Easter and Passover from our family to yours! We were all very "Eggsited" for our egg coloring this year. #easter #eastereggs #artsandcrafts #spring #ncfl #dayprogram #achievementcenter #specialneeds
Celebrating Birthdays is just one of the activities our residents look forward to in our Community Residences. Sharing Birthday fun with our resident who was very excited to blow out the candles with his real family - AND his NCFL one! #birthdayfun #ncfl #communityresidences
Celebrating National Siblings Day! We are lucky enough to have these brothers here in our New Concepts for Living Adult Achievement Center Day Program. There's nothing like the bond of siblings no matter who or where you are. #nationasiblingsday #ncfl #dayprogram #specialneeds
Celebrating Autism Awareness Day with Acceptance! Remember the importance of not just being 'aware' but ACCEPTING. And - focus on abilities not disabilities. #autismawarenessday #autism #acceptance #ncfl #nonprofit
Thankful to NCFL board member, Bill Smith and everyone at the Franklin Lakes Lions Club for their continued support. Honored to have been recognized at their annual dinner and thankful for their generous donation.#lionsclub #donation #community #ncfl #nonprofit
Nothing fishy about it! NCFL residents enjoy another trip to the Jenkinson's Aquarium in Point Pleasant - one of their favorite outings. #jenkinsonsaquarium #pointpleasant #fieldtrip #dayprogram #ncfl #nonprofit