Visiting Nurse Service of New York
Early Head Start Program/Early Steps Family Center

Address:86-01 Rockaway Beach Blvd. Rockaway Beach NY 11693
World Wide Web: http://www.vnsny.org

Description:Early Head Start is a parent/child development program that provides individualized services in education, early childhood development, nutrition, mental health and parent involvement. Services include on-site health coordinator; on-site GED program; case management; parent education and support groups; male involvement, literacy programs, child birth classes; workshops on health, safety and child development, etc.

Hours:Mon-Fri 9-5.
Eligibility Requirements:A low-income family with an infant or toddler younger than 3 years old or a pregnant woman up to 25 years of age, living within the Rockaway community
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.

Services Offered:AIDS / HIV IssuesGED InstructionParenting EducationParenting Skills ClassesTeen Family Planning ProgramsWorkshops / Symposiums
Languages Offered:Spanish
Target Groups(By Need):ParentsPregnant Teens