Bulletin Board - Community Education

Huntington Opportunity Resource Center

The Huntington Opportunity Resource Center’s mission is to serve as a conduit for economic success. Our top three priorities are job preparedness, job readiness, and the development of life skills. Through the facilitation of information and services, we at the Huntington Opportunity Resource Center expect that empowering residents, small businesses and entrepreneurs alike is a sound investment towards a better and stronger Huntington.

HORC offers Free Computer and Internet access, Access to TASC Class, Job Listings, Information and Referral Services, Resume Preparation, Employment Assistance, Vocational Training Referral Information, Community Not-for Profit Agency Listings, Free Workshops and Seminars offered by professionals, On-site Human Services Professionals, Job Fairs and Recruitments.

 

Please attached flyer for more information 

Why Not Visit a Farmers’ Market This Summer?

Buying Fresh is Easier Than You Think…

Eat Smart New York Long Island is a community-based nutrition education and obesity prevention program. ESNY-LI utilizes a variety of strategies, including nutrition education workshops, social media/marketing, and promoting healthy places and policies to improve the likelihood that persons with limited resources will make healthy food choices and choose to be more physically active. Our programs are offered for FREE in English and Spanish for youth, adults and seniors.

Visit our website for recipes and more information: www.eatsmartnyli.com

 

*This information was funded by USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - SNAP. SNAP provides nutrition assistance to people with low income. To find out more, go to myBenefits.ny.gov or contact 1-800-342-3009. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

 

Please see attached the Farmers Market Nutrition Program Flyers. 

HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY WORKFORCE PROGRAMS

HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY WORKFORCE PROGRAMS

Suffolk County Community College

Suffolk County Community College's Office for Continuing Education, in conjunction with the TechHire grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, is offering two opportunities to earn credentials.  These workforce programs have no tuition costs for eligible individuals ages 17-29.  

Online Health Information Technology Program

This program will introduce health care delivery transformation and use the electronic health record (EHR) to prepare participants for employment in the changing health care environment.  Upon completion of the program, eligible students may sit for the Certified Associate in Health Information & Management Systems (CAHIMS) examination, a nationally recognized credential.  Click here for the Admission Application.  Informational flyer can be found here.

Career Development Bootcamp

Students will participate in classroom and online instruction to develop career skills and is targeted to those who have graduated from high school but not yet attending college.  This course is designed to prepare students with practical knowledge, strengthen time management and organizational skills and expose students to health information technology applications.  Upon successful completion, students will earn a National Workforce Readiness Credential.  For immediate consideration, complete the attached form.

 

For further information about these programs, please contact Andrea Dunkirk at 631.451.4552 or email [email protected].  

Physical Therapy Aide Course

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

Click here to view flyer to learn more.

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] 

LIEOC - Physical Therapy Aide Educational Program

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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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    Free Vivitrol Education & Support Group Tuesdays

    For more information click here!

    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.

    Letter: EnglishSpanish

    Flyer: English