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Growing Up NYC

 
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Growing Up NYC is a website that makes it simple for families to learn about and access NYC City programs, as well as services and activities available through government agencies and community partners in English and Spanish.
 
Discover tips, tools, support, and programs by age groups. Also, find virtual events in the times of COVID-19.
 

Growing Up NYC es una página electrónica que facilita a las familias buscar y aprender acerca de programas, servicios y actividades para niños que son ofrecidos por agencias gubernamentales y organizaciones asociadas de la comunidad (en inglés y español).
 
Encuentra consejos, herramientas, apoyo y programas por edad. También, encuentra una lista de eventos virtuales durante el distanciamiento social en los tiempos de COVID-19.

 
 


Afterschool and Summer Programs

 
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Discover DYCD with the “afterschool programs” filter
DYCD Youth Connect at 646-343-6800
Afterschool programs for middle schoolers
Call or visit the after school program staff at your child’s school for more information about their afterschool programming
 

Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, some programs are limiting services or offering them over the phone. For the most up-to-date information, please contact programs directly using the information below. To learn more about support for COVID-19 impacts, visit the Coronavirus Updates page by NYC Council

 
Afterschool programs take place right after classes, in the evenings, weekends, summer vacations, or holidays.
 
These programs help children do better in school, have better health, lower risky behaviors, and are a safe environment for children of working parents.
 
Afterschool Programs handout.
Spanish Afterschool Programs handout.
 
To find more after-school programs, visit the Comprehensive After School System for NYC (COMPASS NYC).
 

Los programas después de y fuera de clases ayudan a mejorar las notas, la salud física y el ambiente externo de los niños de padres trabajadores. Los programas pueden tomar lugar después de la escuela, en las noches, los fines de semanas, veranos, o días feriados.
 
Para más información sobre programas despues de clases aquí 
 
Para encontrar más programas, visite la página del Sistema Comprensivo de Actividades Postescolares de la Ciudad De Nueva York (Compass NYC).

 


 

Individualized Education Plan 6+

 
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Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) are a part of public education. They are given to eligible kids who attend public school. That includes charter schools.
 
An IEP a map that lays out the program of special education instruction, supports, and services kids need to make progress and thrive in school. The term IEP is also used to refer to the written plan that spells out the specific types of help kids will get.
 
IEP handout and template letter of request for an evaluation
Spanish IEP handout and template letter of request for an evaluation
 

El Plan de Educación Individualizado (IEP en inglés) es un mapa que ilustra las instrucciones, apoyos, y servicios del programa de educación especial que los niños necesitan para mejorar en la escuela.
 
El término IEP también se refiere al plan escrito que detalla los tipos de ayuda especifica que el niño va a recibir. Carta modelo para solicitar una evaluación al rector de la escuela (para su niño de 6 o más años)

 


Harlem Child Development Center

 
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(212) 690-7234
34 West 139th Street New York, NY 10037
 
The Harlem Child Development Center is a program that is part of The Jewish Board and has many services that will help children of many ages with many developmental, neurological, emotional, and behavioral problems.
 
There are individual and group services for the children, their families, and those who take care of them.
The services include a Therapeutic Nursery School, Special Education Itinerant Teaching Program, Early Childhood Consultation, and an Outpatient Clinic.

 

 

 

Therapeutic Nursery School

 

For children 3 to 5 years of age presenting with developmental delays, communication problems, social/emotional/behavioral difficulties, or attention and learning deficits.
 
Special Education Itinerant Teaching (SEIT) Program

 

Certified Special Educators work with children ages 3 to 5 who require additional support in their regular education settings to integrate them into their class while working to achieve child-specific goals. SEIT provides for 1:1 work and group work in the child’s classroom, consultation to the child’s teacher, parent guidance, and coordination of related services. (NYSED and NYC DOE funded)
 
Early Childhood Consultation
 

Specialists in child/family development provide ongoing, on-site consultation to private and public preschools. Consultants observe children, meet with directors and teachers, conduct workshops, and offer parent guidance, including child development referrals for assessment and services when needed.
 
Virginia and Leonard Marx Outpatient Clinic

 

Serves families with infants, toddlers, and children through elementary school age (up to age 8). The clinic offers evaluations and treatment planning; parent-child psychotherapy; individual, family, and group therapy; and family guidance. Learn more about the Virginia and Leonard Marx Outpatient Clinic.
 

For more information about programs and services offered by The Jewish Board click, here or call (212) 690-7234.
 

El Centro de Desarrollo para Niños en Harlem es un programa que hace parte del Jewish Board, el cual tiene muchos servicios que asisten a niños de todas las edades con problemas de desarrollo, neurológicos, de comportamiento y emocionales.
 
Los servicios incluyen una enfermera de terapia en la guardería, consultas de niñez temprana, y servicios médicos ambulatorios. Para mas información acceda esta hoja informacional o llame o visite al número o dirección escrito arriba.

 
 


 

Association to Benefit Children (ABC)

 
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Administrative office: 419 East 86th Street (between 1st and York Ave.), New York, NY 10028
ABC Schools’ addresses
(212) 845-3821
abc@a-b-c.org
 
Echo Park Children and Family Center
1841 Park Avenue (between Park and Lexington Ave.), New York, NY 10035

 

For COVID-19 updates visit https://www.facebook.com/assoctobenefit/

 
ABC offers distinctive programs that respond to the unique and changing need of a child and family.
 
Early Childhood: programs that offer therapy and lessons at the centers or at home for children of low income families, with disabilities, or those that have gone through trauma or homelessness. ABC Schools and program details at www.a-b-c.org/early-childhood.
 
Family Support: Open Door offers programs for all family members such as computer and job training, English classes, help getting citizenship, immigration help, domestic violence support groups, and more. The Saturday Program offers a safe refuge for children and families from all across the city and provides nutritious meals for all participants. Learn more at www.a-b-c.org/family-support
 
After School Programs and Youth Services: available at Echo Park, ABC offers to children 5-21 years old academic round support for school with the Therapeutic Afterschool Program. In Afterschool, students also participate in “Study Buddies Connect”, a program where they connect with volunteer buddies who help them achieve their academic goals. Camp Calvin is a 6-week Therapeutic Summer Day Camp. Learn more at www.a-b-c.org/youth-services
 
All Children’s House: serves children from birth to age 5—those at highest risk for morbidity and mortality resulting from abuse and neglect. All Children’s House builds child-parent attachment to help shield children against the extreme strains of poverty and complex trauma. To learn more visit www.a-b-c.org/preventive-services

 

La Asociación de Beneficios para los Niños (ABC en inglés) ubicada en la parte alta este de Manhattan tiene programas que benefician a niños y familias como:
 
-Niñez Temprana: programas que ofrecen terapia y clases en los centros o en las casas de niños de bajos recursos, sin hogar, con discapacidades o que han vivido traumas.
-OpenDoor: programas para todos los miembros de familias como entrenamiento de computadoras y trabajos, clases de inglés, ayuda con la ciudadanía, ayuda de inmigración, grupos de apoyo para sobrevivientes de violencia doméstica y más.
-Servicios de Juventud: Ofrece programas de verano y luego de clases, entrenamiento de trabajo para la juventud con discapacidades y compañía de estudio para niños y jóvenes de 5-21 años.
-Programas de Familia para ayudar con el manejo del dinero, asistencia legal, vivienda y cuidado de niños.
Para contactar a ABC haga click en las letras azul aquí

 
 


SCAN HARBOR (Supportive Children’s Advocacy Network New York and Boys and Girls Harbor)

 
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345 East 102nd St, 3rd Flr, New York, NY 10029
(212) 289-8030
info@scan-harbor.org
 
SCAN HARBOR is one of the largest children and youth services providers in East Harlem, Harlem, and South Bronx that serves families with children and youth “at risk”.
 
SCAN HARBOR offers a wide range of programs including early childhood education, after-school programs, building job skills, counseling, tutoring, test preparation, nutrition help, cooking classes, violence prevention, a safe space for LGBTQ youth, and family services for domestic violence survivors, substance abuse and rehabilitation.
 
Workforce Development Program: the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) / Academic Year Youth Employment each summer hires Harlem, East Harlem and South Bronx youth to work at SCAN HARBOR program sites and summer camps. SCAN-Harbor is also sponsoring a “first ever” Academic Year Youth Employment Program. Learn more here.
 

SCAN HARBORes un proveedores de servicios para niños y jóvenes en East Harlem, West y Central Harlem, y el Sur del Bronx. Encuentra programas después de clases, educación de niñez temprana, tutoría escolar, preparación para exámenes, ayuda en nutrición y clases de cocina. Encuentra también un espacio seguro y servicios de prevención de violencia para la comunidad LGBTQ, sobrevivientes de violencia doméstica y afectados por el abuso de sustancias y rehabilitación.
 
Programa de Desarrollo Laboral: Programa de Verana de Empleo para la Juventud (SYEP por sus siglas en inglés). En cada año académico el Programa de Empleo Juvenil contrata jóvenes de East Harlem y el Sur del Bronx para trabajos en varias ubicaciones de SCAN HARBOR y en campamentos de verano. Aprende más visitando esta página.
 
Aprende más sobre otros programas en SCAN HARBOR o llama al (212) 289-8030.