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Esther Grunblatt Russian Service Center
Sponsor/Parent Agency:Young Men's & Young Women's Hebrew Association of Central Queens
Address:67-09 108 Street Forest Hills NY 11375
Offers both Information and Referral, and direct services to the Russian refugee population of Queens. Included in Information and Referral are: Cultural Heritage, Day Care and children's issues, immigration legal services, mental health, and senior citizen's issues. Direct services provided include: Education programs, Employment and training programs, translation and interpreting services, senior citizen's programs, and job placement. Other services provided include: "referrals to other social service agencies, such as social security, food stamps, and section 8 housing; translation of documents (fee charged); employment services/counseling and vocational English as a second language classes."
M-Fri 6:15 am- 10 pm; Sunday 8 am-10 pm.
No restrictions; however, many referrals to agencies that require refugee status.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Most programs free. Private pay for translation of documents.
Services Offered:Citizenship Education, Day Care, English as a Second Language, Language Translation, Specialized Information and Referral, Vocational Education,
Languages Offered:Chinese, Georgian, Korean, Russian, Spanish,
Target Groups(Ethnic):Jews, Russians,
Target Groups(By Need):Refugees / Entrants / Asylees, English Language Learners,