Support Groups & Social Activities

Free Support Groups


Caregiver Support Group

Caregivers Phone Support Group

Thursdays 2 – 3 pm weekly by telephone conference call for free in partnership with Queensboro Council for Social Welfare.

For family members who have found themselves taking care of their aging loved ones. This group discusses caregiving issues and concerns in a supportive environment.

To register, send an email to events@cwny.org and write “Caregiver Support Group” in the subject line and your name, email, zip code and phone number in the body of the email. You will receive an email response with a phone registration appointment for Tuesdays or Thursdays 12:30 – 1:00 or 1:00 – 1:30 pm. Afterward, you will be provided with instructions on how to dial in to the weekly support group. The Support Group is facilitated by a licensed social worker.


Women in Crisis Support Group

Women in Crisis Support Group

Tuesdays 2 – 3 pm weekly by telephone conference call for free in partnership with Queensboro Council for Social Welfare.

To register, send an email to events@cwny.org and write “Women in Crisis Support Group” in the subject line and your name, email, zip code and phone number in the body of the email. You will receive an email response with a phone registration appointment for Tuesdays or Thursdays 12:30 – 1:00 or 1:00 – 1:30 pm. Afterward, you will be provided with instructions on how to dial in to the weekly support group. The Support Group is facilitated by a licensed social worker.

Call 911 if you’re in immediate danger.


Free Social Activities


Zumba and Cardio Resistance Classes by a licensed instructor example photo

Fitness Classes with Luli

On Hold

Zumba Classes are livestreamed via Zoom (new date and time TBA).
Cardio Resistance Classes are livestreamed via Zoom (new date and time TBA).
Suggested donation: $5 to CWNY at http://cwny.org/donations. To register for a class, write the specific class in the subject line and send your name, email address, and phone number to events@cwny.org.


Walking Group

Once social distancing ends, join CWNY for fitness walks at Fort Totten Park in Bayside on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and/or Saturdays at 9:00 am.


Planting

Green Team

Join CWNY’s Green Team. More information coming soon on gardening, sustainability, and cleaning up the environment.


Book Club

Join our monthly book club. More information coming soon.