Boro Park JCC is committed to assisting all those needing assistance with adult literacy, whether for new immigrants or those who lack the proper educational background. Classes are offered in the neighborhood by expert, culturally sensitive instructors. Students will gain the necessary tools in reading and writing in the English language.
Boro Park JCC Family Crisis and Violence department offers full counseling and referral to Mental Health Professionals, Rabbis, and legal services.
This service is available during the winter months and can subsidize home heating bills.
Immigration and Citizenship
Boro Park JCC provides Free Immigration Assistance including applications and legal services for Permanent Residence, Green Cards, Citizenship, and Asylum.
Boro Park JCC, in conjunction with Boro Park Single Stop and NYLAG (New York Legal Assistance Group) offers many free legal services for issues.
Career Counseling/Job Development
Boro Park JCC in conjunction with the Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island and with the support of UJA- Federation is proud to host the Parnossah program.
Boro Park JCC, in conjunction with Boro Park Single Stop offers Full Case management or short-term counseling for all crisis situations.
Boro Park JCC offers specialized assistance in applying for Supplemental Social Security Income (SSI), Social Security Disability (SSD) or Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE).
Boro Park JCC through NYS Energy Audits can offer you an opportunity to receive free home upgrades.
Boro Park JCC is there to assist our clients with holiday and seasonal needs.
Boro Park Jewish Community Council, in partnership with SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Specialists, is pleased to offer services to help the community gain efficient access to public benefits through individualized appointments and services.
Holocaust Survivor Services
Boro Park is the home one of the largest concentration of holocaust survivors outside of Israel.
In conjunction with Yeled V'Yalda Boro Park JCC offers Facilitated Enrolment, a program where working families and individuals who are uninsured, or under insured, can apply for Medicaid or other Health insurance.
Senior Services and Planning
Boro Park JCC is here to serve our senior population with a wide range of services.