The Single Parent Initiative

LEvnot Koach (To Build Strength)

We're very proud to be participating in UJA of New York's L'Evnot Koach (To Build Strength) Single Parent Initiative, which will help provide single parents with financial workshops, group supportive counseling, information and referral services, socialization, career counseling, parent workshops, programs for children, and much more.

For more information, please contact Leslie Kraut, LMSW, at (718) 225-6750 X 248 or by emailing [email protected]

Upcoming Events:


Our Single Parent Initiative is hosting a Create a New Household Budget and How to Live Within Your Means, on Tuesday, February 27th from 6:15-7:45pm at the Samuel Field Y.

As a single parent, it’s easy to get overwhelmed just trying to pay day-to-day bills. Mark Alpert, a compassionate and knowledgable financial counselor will discuss practical straightforward ways to take control of your finances. Other topics include: setting financial goals, creating a savings and emergency account and common mistakes to easily avoid! Come and bring your questions for Mark or just join us for dinner and take notes to get you started on the right track.

We will be serving a complimentary light dinner of kosher pizza and salad. Free babysitting is available if requested upon RSVP.

Please RSVP to Leslie Kraut at (718) 225-6750 x248 or [email protected]



Our Single Parent Family Initiative is offering a fun, free family-friendly winter day of ice skating for single parent families!

Join us on Sunday, March 11th, from 1pm to 3pm at World Ice Arena in Flushing for an afternoon of skating fun and pizza lunch!

There is no charge for this event but must RSVP by March 2nd to [email protected]. For more information, please contact Leslie Kraut at 718-225-6750 ext. 248. 

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Samuel Field Y
58-20 Little Neck Pkwy
Little Neck, NY 11362
(718) 225-6750
[email protected] 

Bay Terrace Center of the Samuel Field Y
212-00 23rd Ave
Bayside, NY 11360
(718) 423-6111
[email protected]


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