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Allen AME Preservation & Development Corporation
South Jamaica Multi-Service Center. Women, Infants, and Children Program.



Address:114-02 Guy R. Brewer Blvd. Jamaica NY 11434
Telephone(s):718-883-6630
Fax:718-883-6640
World Wide Web: http://www.secure-allencathedral.org/allen/community_development.htm


Description:

This is a U.S. Dept. of Agriculture funded nutrition supplemental food program for pregnant, postpartum (to 6 months) and lactating women and children up to age 5. This program enables eligible clients to receive special checks/vouchers for the purpose of purchasing nutritionally qualified products. Individual nutritional counseling is provided.




Hours:

Mon - Fri, 9 am - 5 pm; Tues, 8 am - 6 pm;


Eligibility Requirements:

Pregnant, post partum (to 6 months), lactating women and children up to age 5 from families with lower incomes are eligible.


Admission Requirements/Documents:

Proof of income, physician's referral form (physician must document nutritional risk factors), birth/baptismal certificate, proof of residence, Medicaid card; proof of income within eligibility guideline.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Multiple floors; Wheel chair accessible elevator.


Services Offered:Emergency Food
Target Groups(By Need):ChildrenInfants / ToddlersLow-IncomeParentsSingle Mothers