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Lenox Hill Neighborhood House
Mission: Founded in 1894 as a kindergarten for immigrant children, Lenox Hill Neighborhood House now serves 15,000 individuals in need each year. Our mission is to help people gain the skills they need to strengthen themselves and their community.
About: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, widely recognized as one of New York’s premier human services providers, is a 123-year-old settlement house that provides an extensive array of effective and integrated services—social, educational, legal, health, housing, mental health, nutritional and fitness—which significantly improve the lives of thousands of people in need each year, ages 3 to 103, on the East Side of Manhattan. Our constituents include older adults, homeless and formerly homeless adults, children and families, recent immigrants, disabled persons, adult learners and thousands more. Our programs—staffed by social workers, educators, public interest lawyers, case managers, advocates and many, many others—include an Early Childhood Center, RealArts After School Program and Summer Camp, Women’s Mental Health Shelter, permanent supportive housing residence, two Senior Centers, transportation program for frail seniors, caregivers programs, social adult day program, case management program for frail seniors, transportation program, Food Services, Legal Advocacy Department, Visual and Performing Arts, Fitness & Aquatics, Adult Education and more.
Partner Since: 2016
Founder (year established): Alumnae Association of Normal College (1894)