We the People
Responsive Community Resources
@ Manny Cantor Center, Educational Alliance & Beyond
Educational Alliance’s Manny Cantor Center offers free family support, education, and other community services for children, teens, and adults of all ages and backgrounds. See below for a list of community resources at Manny Cantor Center, at our Educational Alliance sister sites, in the Lower East Side, and beyond. And tell us in the comments: what other resources, programming and help can we offer in anxious times?
Learn about Educational Alliance’s “We the People” Initiative.
Community Resources @ Manny Cantor Center
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Read a Message to Immigrant New Yorkers from Mayor de Blasio and Speaker Mark-Viverito here.
Bystander Intervention/Self-Defense Workshop | Sunday March 26 | 1:30-3PM |
Open & Free to all.
Learn more here.
Get Community Help at Manny Cantor Center:
Parenting Support | New Parents Group, Breastfeeding Support, Newborn Care and other free classes at our Parenting Center. Call 646.395.4251
Job Support | One-on-One Counseling, Resume Help, Computer Lab and other job support services at our Educational Alliance Job Services. Call 646.395.4260
Teen Support | Mentoring, College Preparation, Recreational Activities and other services at our Teen Center. Call 646.395.4295
ESL/GED Classes | Tuition free ESL & high school equivalency (GED) classes at Manny Cantor Center’s new sister site: Educational Alliance’s Center for Recovery & Wellness. Call 646-395-4384
Benefits Enrollment |Medicaid, Medical Services Plan, Nutrition Assistance, Housing Rent & Heating Bill Assistance at Weinberg Center. Call 646.395.4270
Social Services | Long-term care planning, Crisis Intervention, Supportive Counseling at Weinberg Center. Call 646.395.4270
Meals & Activities | Breakfast & Lunch, Stress Management Workshops, Exercise Classes and other activities. Call 646.395.4270
Get Community Help the Lower East Side
Free Mental Health Services, Benefits Screening, and Legal & Financial Services available at:
Get Immigration Help in the Lower East Side, New York City, and Nation-Wide
Cabrini Immigrant Services of NYC | 139 Henry Street, New York, NY 10002 | Immigration-Related legal and other services for immigrants, refugees, asylees, and their families.
Mental Health Support Hotline | Call or text NYC-Well or txt WELL to 65173, if you or your loved one is feeling anxious about the future. Free & confidential.
Trauma, Social Media & Self Care: Tips to balance social media usage and self-care
Get Involved: How You Can Help
Yes, I’ll Walk My Neighbor NYC | Sign Up To accompany neighbors on their commute in light of recent harassment spikes.
Yes, I’ll Lend A Hand | Volunteer at Manny Cantor Center to translate materials into English and Spanish, teacher computer class, serve lunch to older adults in the community and more.
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What have we missed? Let us know in the comments below.