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Physical Therapy Aide Course

Long Island Educational Opportunity Center offers a Physical Therapy Aide Course.

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Parenting Skills Program for Military Families

Are you struggling to manage your children’s behaviors?

Have you been exposed to military or civilian trauma?

Has your trauma experience interferes with your parenting?

Don’t worry, you are not alone!

 

 

  • What are positive parenting skills for military families? We are offering a fifteen-session parenting program for military families. This program addresses the effects of military and civilian trauma on parenting. You will learn positive parenting skills to strengthen relationship between you and your child/ren.   
  • Who can participate?  Either a veteran parent with any type of trauma history, a spouse/partner of a military/veteran parent, or any other caregiver for a military child/ren (e.g., grandparents, uncle, aunt, etc.), who has been through any trauma and/or live with a military parent who has experienced trauma. 
  • Why participate?  This program will help you understand how your and/or your spouse’s trauma experience/s can affect how you feel and how you parent your child/ren. You will learn new positive skills that will help you better interact and communicate with your child/ren and improve your relationship.  
  • What do I have to do?  Please contact Dr. Avinadav if you are interested in attending either individual or group Positive Parenting Skills Training.

 

 

 

Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic

One Park Avenue, 8th Floor

New York, NY 10016

 

Contact Dr. Roni Avinadav

646-754-4815

[email protected] 


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LIEOC - Physical Therapy Aide Educational Program

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Parent Leadership initiative (PLI)

Parent Leadership Initiative (PLI) is an innovative 16 week program of the Child Care Council of Suffolk, Inc. It is designed to prepare parents from diverse ethnic and economic backgrounds to take on leadership roles in their communities.

 

  • PLI is based on the belief that the family is the heart of the community.
  • Parents are their children’s most significant teachers and their best advocates.
  • PLI gives individuals the skills, tools, knowledge, and confidence to seek solutions to family, school and neighborhood concerns including the health and safety of children.
  • JOIN THE 700 + GRADUATES AND BECOME A COMMUNITY LEADER

Evening Weekly Classes across Suffolk County

  •  Beginning mid-January to early June. 
  •  Regional Site locations: (Central Suffolk, Eastern Suffolk, and Western Suffolk). 
  •  Family support provided each week with light dinner and child care provided. 
  •  At no cost to the participant.

We are seeking individuals who are interested in learning how to create a caring community for children where parents have more resources, access, opportunities for interaction and support. Please contact Christina Flythe, Suffolk Director at 631-462-0303 extension 106 or via email at [email protected] to discuss how you can become a participant. We are a 501(c)(3) organization 60 Calvert Avenue, Commack, NY 11725 631-462-0303 Childcaresuffolk.org 

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Free Financial Coaching for Veterans

Workforce New York Career Center has partnered with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to provide free financial coaching services to veterans. Financial coaches provide support, encouragement, accountability, and tools to help make informed decisions.

Who is eligible for this service? 

  • Veterans 
  • Inactive National Guardsmen and Reservists 
  • Immediate family members

A financial coach is a trained professional who will guide you in a process that is non-judgmental, confidential and based on your goals.

  • One-on-one: Your coach will work with you to help you identify your financial goals, create a plan, and track your progress
  • Personalized: The coaching relationship starts with you. Your financial coach will meet you wherever you are on your financial journey.
  • No cost to you: The financial coaching services are offered at no cost to you and with no strings attached.

Call 631-521-1156 to learn more about the program.

 

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Housing Help Inc. - St. Hugh of Lincoln Outreach

A Bilingual, Certified Housing Counselor will be providing the following FREE services: 

  • Rental Search
  • Credit Report Review
  • Budgeting
  • Loan Modifications
  • Debt Management
  • Credit Restoration

    Where:

    St. Hugh of Lincoln Outreach

    21 East Ninth Street

    (Use 1st Avenue Entrance)

    Huntington Station, New York 11746

    Questions: Call Housing Help at (631) 754 - 0373

     

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    Fall Prevention Classes

    Click here to view the winter/spring/summer 2018 schedule of upcoming fall prevention classes and Tai Chi fall prevention classes. 

    Contact person:

    Mindy Giambalvo RN MS, Ed

    Public Health Nurse

    Division of Preventive Medicine

    631 853-7214

    e-mail [email protected]

    Free Vivitrol Education & Support Group Tuesdays

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    Parent-Child Home Program

    In the Parent-Child Home Program, you and your young child will be visited twice a week, in your home, by a trained Home Visitor. She will bring gifts of books and toys as program materials and will demonstrate ways for you to use them for the educational benefit of your child. The home visits will be arranged at your convenience.

    To discuss whether this program is the right one for you and your child, please contact me at 631.926.0733, for more information.

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