Ella McQueen Residential Center 41 Howard Ave, Brooklyn, NY11221 The Ella McQueen Residential Center is one of three Juvenile Detention Centers in Brooklyn. It is run by New York…More State's Office of Children and Family Services. The four-story center has 17 beds.
New York City Administration for Children Services 1274 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY11216 The New York City Administration for Children Services is a municipal organization dedicated to protecting the city's…More children from abuse and neglect. The organization offers educational initiatives, child care and head start programs, adoption and foster parent information, mentor programs, youth and family support services and child advocacy services. Visit the New York City Administration for Children Services website for an overview of the organizations' events, services and programs.
The 36th New York City Council is one of 51 council offices throughout the city, each of which is occupied by one…More elected member. The New York City Council is the law-making body of the City of New York. The Council monitors the operation and performance of city agencies, makes land-use decisions and has sole responsibility for approving the city's budget and governing New York City, in equal partner with the Mayor.</p>
<p>The 36th Council seat currently is occupied by the Hon. Albert Vann, who has served in this role since November 2001.</p>
Within New York State's Office of Children & Family Services (OCFS), there is a Division of Juvenile Justice and…More Opportunities for Youth. And within that department, there is the New York Development Center's City Challenge Program. It is a day placement program for juvenile delinquents that is run by the governor's office.</p>
<p>City Challenge is a three- to five-month community supervision program individually tailored to the risks and needs of each graduates of the Sergeant Henry Johnson Youth Leadership Academy (YLA). The program is operated in partnership with the Children's Aid Society of New York and includes an alternative school program, job placement and an independent living curriculum.</p>
Bedford-Stuyvesant has two police precincts, 79 and 81. The New York City 81st Police Precinct is located at 30…More Ralph Ave., on the northwest corner of Ralph and Gates avenues. The commanding officer of the 81st precinct is Deputy Inspector Juanita N. Holmes. The role of the police department in every neighborhood is to provide a safe environment for its residents, their guests and business owners. Each precinct accomplishes this through combatting violent crimes and narcotic sales and use, and addressing quality of life.</p>
<p>Precinct 81 holds its monthly meetings, which are open to the community, on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.</p>
New York City Police Precinct 79 263 Tompkins Ave, Brooklyn, NY11216 Bedford-Stuyvesant has two police precincts: 79 and 81. The New York City 79th Police Precinct is located at 263…More Tompkins Ave., on the southeast corner of Tompkins and Greene Avenues. The commanding officer of the 79th precinct is Deputy Inspector Peter J. Bartoszek. The role of the police department in every neighborhood is to provide a safe environment for its residents, their guests and business owners. Each precinct accomplishes this through combatting violent crimes, narcotic sales and usage, and addressing issues that affect a person's quality of life. Precinct 79 holds its monthly meetings, which are open to the community, on the fourth Wednesday of each month.
Lafayette Gardens 433 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY11238 Lafayette Gardens is a multi-unit housing complex that sits on the Bedford Stuyvesant border of Clinton Hill. The…More high-rise complex is part of the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) properties. NYCHA provides affordable housing for low- and moderate-income residents throughout New York City's five boroughs. NYCHA also administers a citywide Section 8 leased housing program.
The Human Resources Administration, also known as the Department of Social Services, offers temporary cash…More assistance, food stamps, health insurance, home care for seniors and the disabled, child care, domestic violence support and HIV/AIDS support services.</p>
<p>The Human Resources Administration's employment services also include job programs, basic work skills training and English proficiency. The goal of the agency is to move cash assistance recipients into the working world.</p>
Faithway Church of Deliverance 345 Throop Ave, Brooklyn, NY11221 The Faithway Church of Deliverance is a Presbyterian Church governed by Pastor Mary Bryant, Elder William Bryant Jr. and…More Deacon William Bryant Sr. The church offers youth programs, as well as study groups and a music program.
Brooklyn Art Incubator 141 Spencer St, Brooklyn, NY11205 Brooklyn Art Incubator is a community art organization that is contracted by the local government. Brooklyn Art provides…More art programs to children and adults within the Bed-Stuy community. Brooklyn Art holds classes in wearable art, sculpture, ceramics, painting and jewelry making.
Pay-O-Matic 1294 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY11216 Pay-O-Matic is a check cashing and financial center. It cashes small business checks, income tax checks, lawyers’…More checks, union checks, government checks, payroll checks and more. Bill pay and deposit or withdrawal services are also available.
Pay-O-Matic 642 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn, NY11216 Pay-O-Matic is a check cashing and financial center. It cashes small business checks, income tax checks,…More lawyers’ checks, union checks, government checks, payroll checks and more. Bill pay and deposit or withdrawal services are also available.
Thompson's Carpet Cleaning 1072 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY11216 Thompson's Carpet Cleaning serves residential, corporate and government agency accounts, specializing in area rugs,…More upholstery and water extraction. It also provides wood floor installation, sanding and repair services.
Pay-O-Matic 593 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 Pay-O-Matic is a check cashing and financial center. It cashes all sorts of checks, whether they're government checks,…More payroll checks or income tax checks. Bill pay and deposit or withdrawal services are also available.
WellCare Health Plans 1331 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY11216 Wellcare Health Plans is a managed care service to help clients choose the right Medicare or Medicaid health coverage.…More It partners with government, communities, and providers to ensure the best quality of life possible for clients.
Pay-O-Matic 531 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY11216 Pay-O-Matic is a check-cashing and financial center. It cashes small business checks, income tax checks, lawyers…More checks, union checks, government checks, payroll checks and more. Bill pay and deposit or withdrawal services are also available.
Payomatic 75-83 Classon Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 Payomatic is a check-cashing company offering financial services for payroll checks, government checks, union checks,…More small business checks and a other types of checks. This location offers around-the-clock service and wire transfers along with money orders and more.
The Loft 350 Tompkins Ave, Brooklyn, NY11216 The Loft is a book store and Internet cafe located on Tompkins Avenue. The space is comfortable, with black leather…More seating and wooden floors, made to be a relaxing space to use the Internet. During the summer months, The Loft opens a backyard area for people to use the free WiFi outside. The books sold at The Loft are primarily self-help books, as well as some conspiracy theory books and anti-government books.
M.S. 534 787 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY11221 M.S. 534, located on Lafayette Ave. between Marcus Garvey Blvd. and Throop Ave., provides educational services for…More children in grades six, seven and eight. M.S. 534 has a wide range of extracurricular activities, including student government, school newspaper, basketball and cheerleading. For the student calendar and student records, be sure to call the telephone number or visit the web address provided.