Family Resource Center @ MCC: Partners and Additional Resources

Baby in the Family, LLC.

Baby in the Family, LLC. offers new and expectant parents free resources and workshops that use a holistic approach to gently bring baby into the flow of family life.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

Candoo Tech

Candoo Tech provides tech support and training to help adults feel more comfortable with phones, computers, tablets, and more.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

Children’s Defense Fund

The Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) serves as a resource and partner for children, families and organizations throughout New York City and State. They leverage their national influence to eliminate the harmful and disproportionate impact that poverty has on children in New York and to eliminate race and gender inequities in the areas of justice, early childhood, education, health and housing.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

Essex Market | Lower East Side Partnership

Essex Market with support from the Lower East Side Partnership hosts monthly cooking workshops for the Family Resource Center @ MCC. Essex Market provides the space and vouchers to distribute to participants to spend anywhere in the market.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

Good Old Lower East Sides (GOLES)

Good Old Lower East Side, Inc. (GOLES) is a neighborhood housing and preservation organization that has served the Lower East Side of Manhattan since 1977. This grassroots organization serves, engages, and empowers low and moderate-income residents of the LES/Loisaida, specifically people of color, through direct services, public education, and community organizing.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

The Jewish Board

The Jewish Board provides support groups and affinity counseling for grief, self-care, and parent support.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

The Mayor’s Office to End Domestic and Gender-Based Violence (ENDGBV)

The Mayor’s Office to End Domestic and Gender-Based Violence (ENDGBV) develops policies and programs, provides training and prevention education, conducts research and evaluations, performs community outreach, and operates the New York City Family Justice Centers.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

Neighborhood Trust Financial Partners

Neighborhood Trust Financial Partners offer our community one-on-one financial counseling and workshops in debt management, wealth accumulation, managing credit, purchasing a home, and more.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

New York Center for Child Development

New York Center for Child Development offers support for children ages 0-5 including play therapy and other services.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG)

The New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) offers legal assistance, housing, immigration, custody, matrimony, and orders of protection services for individuals in need.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

New York Urban League

New York Urban League provides workforce development, career counseling, resume building, professional pathways and more for those seeking employment.

 To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

Northside Center for Child Development

Northside Center for Child Development offers support for children ages 0-5 including play therapy and other services.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

NY Common Pantry

NY Common Pantry provides resources from trained social workers who have a deep knowledge and understanding of how SNAP benefits and eligibility work. New York Common Pantry works toward the reduction of hunger and food insecurity through an array of programs that function to establish long-term independence for those they serve. 

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

Pratt Institute

Pratt Institute is  a top-ranked college with opportunities in art, design, architecture, liberal arts and sciences, and information studies.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

Ryan Health

Ryan Health provides high quality, affordable, comprehensive, linguistically appropriate, and culturally competent health care services to medically underserved populations.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

University Settlement

University Settlement partners with 40,000 New Yorkers on the Lower East Side and in Brooklyn every year to build on their strengths as they achieve healthy, stable, and remarkable lives. For 135 years, they have collaborated with communities to pioneer highly effective programs that fight poverty and systemic inequality.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.

Volunteer Tax Assistance (VITA)

Volunteer Tax Assistance (VITA) offers free basic tax return preparation to qualified individuals and Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs.

To inquire about this support please email resourcecenter@mannycantor.org or call 646.395.4246 for more information.