Advisory Board

Anthony Ferrandino 


Justine Broscoe 


Claudia Friszell 


Anthony Mercurio 


Nancy Beckett-Lawless 


Ed Olsen 


Claudia Ragni 


Carolyn Baez 


Patricia Fulton


Darius Hopkins

Our Operating Agencies

Family & Children’s Association (FCA) leads the operations and oversight of THRIVE Recovery Community and Outreach Center in partnership with the Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (LICADD), Long Island Recovery Association (LIRA), and Families in Support of Treatment (F.I.S.T.). THRIVE is funded by the NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) and through private contributions.