Man with disabilities uses art to express himself

Peter Bolze is a member of F.R.E.E., Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc. The Old Bethpage-based agency is dedicated to helping people with disabilities like

Peter Bolze is a member of F.R.E.E., Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc.

Peter Bolze is a member of F.R.E.E., Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc. (10/3/16)

OLD BETHPAGE - A Long Island artist who is unable to clearly verbalize his feelings is preparing for his next big art exhibit.

Peter Bolze is a member of F.R.E.E., Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc.

The Old Bethpage-based agency is dedicated to helping people with disabilities like Bolze.

Bolze participates in art therapy sessions, where for the past eight years he has been finding himself through his work.  

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