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NYCHA Employment Winter 2018-2019 Winter Season

 

 

The New York City Housing Authority is hiring Temporary Snow Removal Workers to remove snow and ice at NYCHA  properties throughout the city. To register, visit the NYCHA Human Resources Department, located 90 Church Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10007 on the following dates and times: November 16th, 30th  from 9am to 1pm December 7th, 14th from 9am to 1pm January 4th, 11th from 9am to 1pm For additional informatioin: Contact the NYCHA Customer Service Desk, ASK HR 212-306-8000.    

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MAP Engagement Coordinator Wanted for Red Hook Houses

 

 

The Center for Court Innovation (parent project of the Red Hook Community Justice Center) is seeking to hire a MAP Engagement Coordinator for the Red Hook Houses to support the Mayor’s Action Plan for Neighborhood Safety (MAP). MAP is a comprehensive strategy to enhance public safety and strengthen community capacity in 15 public housing developments across New York City, including the Red Hook Houses. The job posting is online and attached. The deadline to apply is November 25, 2018. Engagement Coordinator Red Hook Houses Job Description

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Astronomy Night at Red Hook Public Library

When: Nov 20, 2018 7:00-8:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Library 7 Wolcott St Brooklyn, NY 11231

Take a look through our telescope and see a celestial body up close! We will have our telescope set up outside the library. Ages 8 & Up *This program may be canceled based upon the weather. Rain, snow, or clouds will cancel the program, please call day-of to ensure this program is still happening* Additional dates:  Tuesday, November 20th. Telephone: (718) 935-0203

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Employment Resource Fair

 

 

As an incentive to encourage members of the community to use the Red Hook WiFi and our online community sharing board; Red Hook HUB; we are hosting an Employment Resource Fair.   Our WiFi Project and the HUB are a way for our residents to connect with each other, find out whats going on in the community, and seek employment opportunities.

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Red Hook Playgroup Tours

When: Nov 6 9:30 am-Jan 29, 2018 10:30 am

Where: Red Hook Playgroup

Tours for the 2019-2020 school year begin soon. Sign up today to learn more about Red Hook Playgroup's warm community, flexible schedule, and our new financial aid program! www.redhookplaygroup.org/tours Red Hook Playgroup provides a rich, progressive, community-based education for young learners. Our child-led curriculum harnesses the inherent magic of learning along with each child’s abilities, intellect, and imagination to explore the world’s phenomena. Highly qualified teachers and a beautiful, supportive, and stimulating environment nurture the young minds in our care.

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Health

New Mothers Support Group

When: Tuesdays at 11:00 am, from October 16, 2018 until November 20, 2018

Where: Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center, 120 Richards Street, Brooklyn

The New Mothers Support Group will empower women as they search for answers and address emotional concerns, including: -Caring For Yourself After Pregnancy -Relationships and Intimacy Concerns To RSVP, contact: 1. WIC Office at Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center (718) 945-7150 ext. 6110, 6108 or 1814 -or- 2. Lisa M. Simon, LCSW-R, LNHA Director of Behavioral Health Services (718) 945-7150 ext. 3239

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College Fair

When: Nov 15, 2018 4:00-6:30 pm

Where: Miccio Community Center 110 West 9th Street

Ever thought about attending college? Trade School/Certificate Programs? Want to explore your options? Want to speak to college representatives? THIS IS YOUR CHANCE! JOIN US! For more information, call 718-923-8261 or 718-923-8242

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Yoga at RHI

When: Fridays at 6:00 pm, from October 5, 2018 until October 5, 2018

Where: RHI 767 Hicks Street

Yoga classes every Friday for beginner, intermediate and advanced learners. Contact 718-858-6782 to reserve your spot or for more information.

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Start a profitable “Home-Based” Childcare Business in your NYCHA Apartment.

When: Oct 17, 2018 6:00-8:00 pm

Where: 787 Atlantic Ave., 2nd Fl (bet. Clermont Ave. & Vanderbilt Ave.) Brooklyn, NY 11238

(Directions: C train to Clinton-Washington Ave. use Clinton Ave. exit)

Learn more about the NYCHA Childcare Business Pathways Program at an information session in October 2018.

Spaces are limited. You must register online or by phone. Click here to register online OR call the REES hotline at (718) 289-8100.

Note 1: This program is ONLY for NYCHA public housing residents who are officially on the lease or family composition or NYCHA Section 8 voucher holders. Note 2: This program is only to start a home-based childcare business in your NYCHA apartment. This program does not help you start a commercial daycare out of your NYCHA apartment. Note 3: This is an intensive business education program for 15 weeks. Note 4: These are the last information sessions for 2018.    

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College Fair

When: Nov 15, 2018 4:00-6:30 pm

Where: Miccio Community Center 110 West 9th Street

Ever thought about attending college? Trade School/Certificate Programs? Want to explore your options? Want to speak to college representatives? THIS IS YOUR CHANCE! JOIN US! For more information, call 718-923-8261 or 718-923-8242

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Healing After Violence

When: Oct 3, 2018 5:00-7:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center, 88 Visitation Pl, Brooklyn, NY 11231

A support group for women who have experienced violence in a relationship: Wednesdays, starting May 2nd from 5-7pm. Join to find support, speak openly about your experiences, and begin the healing process after experiencing intimate partner violence. Dinner and MTA cards provided. Call Red Hook CARES at 347-404-9017 to learn more.

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Affordable Housing Help with CUFF

When: Thursdays at 11:00 am, from October 1, 2018 until October 1, 2019

Where: Saint Michael' Church (Pope Francis Center) 345 43rd Street,(Corner of 4th Ave & 3rd) Brooklyn, NY 11231

Churches United For Fair Housing (CUFF) Learn how to apply for affordable housing and obtain assistance on filling out affordable housing lottery applications. Learn about available resources, including credit counseling, tenants rights referrals and more. Contact: Cesar Rodriguez at 347-583-0476 or email at crodriguez@cuffh.org    

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Ark for the Arts at the Library

When: Wednesdays at 11:00 am, from October 3, 2018 until October 3, 2019

Where: Red Hook Library 7 Wolcott St Brooklyn, NY 11231

A public art project based out of the Red Hook Public Library. The Ark is a bicycle powered sculpture that brings together art, community, and information programming http://www.arkforthearts.com.

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Access Training – Individual Training Grant (ITG)

 

 

Training can provide you with the education and experience you need to land a job or advance within your career. We use industry research to design our training programs to ensure that the skills you learn are the skills employers need. We offer training programs for in-demand occupations across sectors at different locations throughout the city. To take part in one of our training programs or qualify for an Individual Training Grant (ITG), you must meet the following qualifications: Be at least 18 years or older.  Be a New York City resident. Be legally able to work in the United States. Meet all federal selective service requirements  and if employed, earn less than $63,925 per year.  Please note that each training program may require additional qualifications.  

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