David Slotnick, LMSW, Coordinator, Beacon Services, (718) 225-6750 ext. 272 DSlotnick@sfy.org
The Beacon Programs are school-based Community Centers, funded by the New York City Department of Youth and Community Development. The Samuel Field Y Beacon child care programs operate during after school hours, summer vacation and on weekends and holidays, providing a wide range of services and activities for children and their families. Beacon After School Care Programs include Basketball, Tae Kwon Do, Individual and Family Counseling, Vocational and School to Work programs, Dance, Drama, Chess, Computer, Homework Club, Academic Tutorials, Youth Councils, Tennis, Video Production and Adult Programs such as Computers, Stress Reduction, Parent Support Groups, as part of a comprehensive menu ofactivities for all ages and interests.
M.S. 158Q, (718) 423-2266
46-35 Oceania Street, Bayside, NY 11361
Martenia Miller, Site Director MMiller@sfy.org
M.S. 172Q, (718) 347-3279
81-14 257th Street, Floral Park, NY 11004
Alexander Pineiro, Site Director BeaconMS172@aol.com
M.S. 216Q, (718) 445-6983
64-20 175th Street, Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
Alan Stark, Site Director BeaconAl@aol.com
*The Beacon program offers free computer classes for adults at Junior High School 216 at 64-20 175th Street, Fresh Meadows. Classes are held on most Tuesday evenings at 5:30 for beginners and 6:30 for “advanced” beginners and you don’t have to own a computer. Call the Beacon office at 718-445-6983 to register and for further information. Class size is limited so please register ASAP.