Fatherhood Programs

Bronx Fatherhood Program
c/o Visiting Nurse Service of New York
389-391 E. 153rd St., Bronx, NY 10455
(718) 742-7100 Mon.-Fri., 9 am-5 pm
Website: www.vnsny.org

Provides workshops on parenting skills, child development, anger management, legal counseling, and job readiness. Language: English.

Claremont Neighborhood Center
489 East 169th St., Bronx, NY 10456
(718) 588-1000, ext. 116 (Charles Greene)
Mon.-Fri., 9 am-5 pm
website: www.claremontneighhoodcenter.org

Provides fathers 24 years and older with group and individual/family counseling, mediation/conflict resolution/training, parenting skills, educational workshops, family budget and consumer education, visitation arrangements, and mentoring. Also offers 8-week summer camp for children (ages 5-12) of fatherhood program participants. Language: English.

c/o Fatherhood Training Center
281 East Burnside Ave., Bronx, NY 10457
(718) 299-6500 x208
Mon., 9 am-8 pm; Tues.-Fri., 8:30 am-4 pm

Offers one-on-one counseling, male peer group, family support, re-entry for formerly incarcerated men, referrals, resume building, job preparation skills, ESL classes, computer literacy training. Language: English.