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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
Read a Message to Immigrant New Yorkers from Mayor de Blasio and Speaker Mark-Viverito 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 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.
- Guide to Immigration & Citizenship Resources in NYC
- Legal Aid Society: Immigration Concerns Under President Trump
- Immigrant Legal Resource Center Guide To What Immigrants Can Do Now
- ACLU Know Your Rights Guide
- Mayor de Blasio and Speaker Mark-Viverito’s Message to Immigrant New Yorkers