Educational Services

Check our calendar for upcoming educational classes or services. Call or email for a schedule, to register, or with any further questions regarding programs.

All classes will take place at:
Queens Borough Hall and/or CWNY Building in Fort Totten

ON-GOING FREE SERVICES

Legal Clinic at Queens Borough Hall: Get help with issues involving legal matters, divorces, custody, etc., the first and third Tuesday of the month @ 6:00 pm. Call for an appointment

IN FORMATION:

Support Group: Meet with other women to get help with coping techniques and crisis situations

Job Club: Job search methods, resume writing and interview skills

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OTHER CLASSES OFFERED IN 2019-2020

Please contact us if you are interested: 718-793-0672 or centerwny@yahoo.com

THE CWNY IS NOW PLANNING FALL PROGRAMS

Career Exploration and Job Training

We are planning Free Classes in Computer Training Areas:

                        CLASSES                 

                        MS Excel  

                        MS Word Basic  

                        MS Power Point     

Family Day Care – Health & Safety Course
A mandatory 15-hour course needed to obtain a license in childcare. Students are taught about nutrition, recognizing signs of abuse, and safety/fire safety. At the end of the class students receive a certificate that is the first step toward opening a day care in their home.

The class consists of 5 three-hour sessions (one each week for 5 weeks)

Registration fee and course fee.

Home Health Aide Class
Taught by a certified Home Health Professional. Students are trained to assist the ill and elderly.

Medical Office Assistant’s Course
This course is designed to train people to work in a medical office. Standard office procedures will be taught plus basic medical terminology used for medical records. All medical records will be required to be entered into a computer system. Basic keyboarding skills are required for transfer of information to a computer.

The class will consist of a total of 16 hours. Registration course fee.

Think Green
Interested in a career in Horticulture or Landscape Design?
First Step in plant maintenance and flower arranging.

Learn the basic steps for selecting and caring for green plants in your home and for arranging and presenting flowers for personal use, formal occasions and official functions. It includes learning to study and select plants and flowers according to type, color and shape, soil cultivation, fertilizing and pest control methods for green and flowering plants. You will also learn how to grow and maintain plants and flowers on a commercial basis, how to start and cultivate a garden, landscaping designs and techniques for public parks and gardens. The course will be helpful if you intend to pursue a career as florist, gardener or landscape designer.

There will be 4 weekly sessions of 1 hour each. Registration and course fee includes basic course materials. A certificate of course completion will be given at the end of the session.

The Art of Stress Reduction & Relaxation Techniques
Today we live in a world full of noises that drain our body and leave us stressed out. Learning basic yoga movements, meditation and the art of relaxation will help you to enjoy the true essence of your life. Gain an awareness of yourself that can help to rejuvenate your body and appreciate each moment as it unfolds itself. Learn to train the mind to accept the quiet solitude of your inner Self. Come join us and learn to accept and enjoy your life once again!
6 one-hour sessions (one per week).
Contact 718-793-0672  to inquire about registration and course fee.