PATV is an award winning public access media center operating since 1984. Our mission is to promote and produce television programming of an educational, literary, cultural and civic nature for cablecast on the Public Access Channels in the incorporated villages of Great Neck/North Shore. To accomplish this mission, PATV provides training, program development and channel time. Through our resources and training PATV develops the audiovisual skills and media awareness of our community residents and organizations. PATV promotes broad participation in civic and cultural life by encouraging effective use and understanding of community media.
PATV's purpose can best be described with three words Educate, Communicate, Participate.