Meet Our Parent Coordinator!

     

Our Parent Coordinator,  Marjorie Rodriguez is available to answer your questions. 

 107 01 Otis Ave, Flushing, NY 11368  Phone: (718) 699-6071  Fax  (718)-699-3224  

Also if you have any Remote learning questions you can reach her at 631-505-1211

FINANCE/FINANSAS

[Please note – there is an 866 number circulating social media for relief through United Way. This number is only for residents of Indiana. Instead please call 311 for local NYC options of how to receive support.]

NYC Human Resources Administration (HRA)

718-557-1399 (Hours: Monday through Friday 8am-5pm)

Can provide cash assistance and emergency grants for people hardest hit by COVID-19. Apply online (www.nyc.gov/accesshra).

HRA is currently updating application requirements to cut down the need for in-person meetings. Once the application is submitted online people will receive updated instructions.

Financial Support for Rental Arrears through HRA

718-557-1399 (Hours: Monday through Friday 8am-5pm)

If this crisis causes you to get behind on rent or you were behind on previously, you can apply for emergency cash assistance.

Please note – this was a pre-existing program and due to the extraordinary circumstances of the current crisis there may be updates in the coming weeks.

Other support for rental arrears:

Public Tenant Hotline – 888-744-7900

Catholic Charities Helpline – 888-744-7900 Coalition for the Homeless – 212-964-5900 Additional information about emergency financial assistance: https://unitedwaynyc.org/resources/shelter-housing/

SUBSTANCE USE/ USO DE SUBSTANCIAS

Self-Management And Recovery Training (SMART) Recovery Global community of mutual-support groups. 212-631-1198 Online meetings at: https://www.smartrecovery.org/community https://www.smartrecovery.org/smart-recovery-toolbox/smart-recovery-online/

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

Groups for people in recovery from alcoholism. Online meetings at: https://www.smartrecovery.org/community https://www.smartrecovery.org/smart-recovery-toolbox/smart-recovery-online/

New York Intergroup Association of Alcoholics Anonymous

Extension of multiple AA groups open to those in need of additional support. 212-647-1680 Online meetings at: https://www.nyintergroup.org/remote-meetings/list-of-remote-meetings-to-join/

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

Groups for people in recovery from drug addiction.

Online meetings at: https://newyorkna.org/covid-19-info-and-meeting-closures/

Recovery Dharma

Online and phone meetings that use the principles of Buddhism to support recovery. https://recoverydharma.online/

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

National helpline for people experiencing issues related to substance use and abuse

1-800-662-HELP (4357) https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline

IMMIGRATION/ IMIGRACION

Please note: Anyone that needs help curing the COVID-19 Crisis should seek help without fear of retribution. This is a message from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and directly addresses the federal government’s “Public Charge Rule” that was passed in February 2020.

Please see the website from NYC for more information: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/immigrants/help/legal-services/public-charge.page

New York State Immigration Hotline

1-800-566-7636

Immigration Advocates

Resource directory for immigrants – local and national https://www.immigrationadvocates.org/nonprofit/

The Citizenship Project samantha.rijkers@nyhistory.org Free online citizenship classes: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeVIYv18LAYDQmKWQ5LfE 9-Uhk456VOX02XI3AxDZfGQvBg0Q/viewform

CUNY Citizenship Now!

Remote legal services – online consultation for family-based and naturalization cases. 646-664-9400 https://www.cuny.edu/citizenshipnow

REMOTE LEARNING SUPPORT/ SOPORTE DE APRENDISAJE REMOTO

Remote Learning Supports

Science and Technology Code Academy https://www.codecademy.com/

Discovery Mindblown (Discovery Kids) https://www.discoverymindblown.com/

Natgeo Kids https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/

NASA Kids Club https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html

Math Fun Brain https://www.funbrain.com/ Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/ Prodigy https://www.highlightskids.com/

Language and Reading Suessville https://www.seussville.com/ Duolingo https://www.duolingo.com/ Highlights https://www.highlightskids.com/ Time for Kids https://www.timeforkids.com/

General or Additional Topics

Crash Course YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/user/crashcours e/playlists Starfall https://www.starfall.com Art Factory https://www.artyfactory.com/ TED Talks https://www.ted.com/talks PBS Kids https://pbskids.org/

Extra Credits YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCODtTcd5M 1JavPCOr_Uydg Smithsonian Kids https://www.si.edu/kids

Additional Resources New York Public Library https://www.nypl.org/kids-tools-online

Teachers Pay Teachers

Remote learning article with resources https://blog.teacherspayteachers.com/tag/distance -learning/?utm_source=TpT&utm_medium=banner

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An IEP Parent Workshop

Our Parent Nutrition classes