COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT AT THE H.E.S.

FROM FAMILY WELLNESS TO HEALTH AND FOOD ASSISTANCE THE H.E.S. SUPPORTS OUR COMMUNITY.

 

The H.E.S. offers a variety of services for Southern Brooklyn individuals and families. Check out the wide variety below.

 

Not seeing a service you are looking for? Take our quick community engagement survey and tell us what programs you want to see in YOUR community center.

 

 

EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS
Each month we strive to help inform our community members about topics that are relevant to them. These workshops are aimed at helping adults, families, and children learn strategies for success as they connect with their peers.  Such topics include financial literacy, safety, preparing our children for the future, and much more!

 

 

SUPPORT GROUPS
Parenting is hard work! This can be especially true of caregivers to children with disabilities.  We provide a forum for parents to connect with each other as they learn to navigate the social, emotional, financial, and physical needs of children with disabilities.

 

 

FOOD PANTRY SERVICES
More than 1.2 million New York City residents struggle with secure access to enough food to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle.

 

Through the H.E.S. Food Pantry, each month we provide food to countless residents of the Canarsie area.For more information about how we can help ensure your family doesn’t go hungry and to register or make your monthly pick-up appointment contact the H.E.S. Food Pantry at 718.241.3000 ext 4 or hespantry@thehes.org

 

 

NEEDS ASSESSMENTS AND REFERRALS
Need help?  Not sure where to turn when you have questions about the emotional, educational, social, and day-to-day needs of your family?  Let us assist you in finding the next step to ensure that you can maintain the happy and healthy life that you deserve for yourself and your family.

 

 

PREVENTION EDUCATION
We strive to help our children develop the life skills they need to become successful adults.  Social skills, self-esteem building, problem-solving skills, conflict resolution skills, communication skills are all a part of our programs designed to help children avoid high-risk behaviors and fulfill their full potential.
 
 

For more information about Community Engagement at the H.E.S. please contact us at 718.241.3000

BE A TEEN LEADER AT THE H.E.S.

For Teens Ages 13-19 

Tuesdays and Wednesdays @ the H.E.S. | 5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.

Sundays @ the H.E.S. | 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Be a young leader in your community by becoming a part of the Teen Leadership Committee at the H.E.S.

You will:

  • Become engaged in the community through volunteer projects
  • Build self-confidence 
  • Partake in trips and social events
  • Develop leadership skills 
  • Be a part of discussion groups 
  • and so MUCH MORE!

TEEN TAKEOVER NIGHT @  THE H.E.S.

SAVE THE DATE FOR OUR FIRST EVER TEEN NIGHT TAKEOVER AT THE H.E.S.
NOVEMBER 16, 2019
7 P.M. – 10 P.M.
Ages 13-19*

*Seperate Middle school | High school Programming 

$5.00 DOLLARS PER PERSON*

*Free entry if you bring your report card with a GPA of 3.5+ or an 88+ average! 

 

Activities Include:
  • Basketball
  • Dance & Step
  • NBA 2K, Madden, FIFA
  • and MUCH MORE!
  • Don’t miss out on Food, Drinks, and Raffles!  

SAVE YOUR SPOT TODAY!

Limited spaces are availabe for our H.E.S. Teen Takeover make sure to register TODAY!

CLICK HERE

FOOD PANTRY SERVICES

More than 1.2 million New York City residents struggle with secure access to enough food to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle.  
Through the H.E.S. Food Pantry, each month we provide food to countless residents of the Canarsie area. 
For more information about how we can help ensure your family doesn’t go hungry and to register or make your monthly pick-up appointment contact the H.E.S. Food Pantry at 718.241.3000 ext 4 or hespantry@thehes.org 

 

November Hours – By Appointment 
  • Tuesday, November 19th 9:30 to 1:00
  • Wednesday, November 20th 9:30 to 1:00
  • Wednesday, November 20th 4:00 to 6:00
  • Thursday, November 21st 9:30 to 1:00
  • Monday, November 25th 9:30 to 1:00

On Thursday, October 31st the H.E.S.’ Community Pantry offically opened to the public. 

 

The event was covered by News 12 – click here to the coverage.
Pantry

UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS AT THE H.E.S.

 

EMPOWERED PARENTS – November Edition 
DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, November 20th at 6:15 P.M.
TOPIC: Fire Safety and General First Aid with the FDNY
FREE TO ALL 
**Childcare provided for those over 2 1/2 years old
RSVP IS REQUIRED – RSVP via email or phone by contacting the H.E.S. Social Services department. socialservices@thehes.org or 718-241-3000. 

**advanced notice required

 

 

ONGOING SUPPORT GROUPCaregivers of Children with Disabilities
DATE AND TIME: First Wednesday of every month at 6:15 P.M
**Childcare provided for those over 2 1/2 years old
FREE TO ALL 
RSVP IS REQUIRED – RSVP via email or phone by contacting the H.E.S. Social Services department. socialservices@thehes.org or 718-241-3000.

**advanced notice required

 

 

FAMILY SERVICES

No matter what age group or family structure, The Hebrew Educational Society aims to strengthen familial and community bonds through a diverse blend of family services.

 

EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS

Each month we strive to help inform our community members about topics that are relevant to them.
These workshops are aimed at helping adults, families, and children learn strategies for success as they connect with their peers.  Such topics include financial literacy, safety, preparing our children for the future, and much more!

 

NEEDS ASSESSMENTS AND REFERRALS

Need help?  Not sure where to turn when you have questions about the emotional, educational, social, and day-to-day needs of your family?  Let us assist you in finding the next step to ensure that you can maintain the happy and healthy life that you deserve for yourself and your family.

 

PREVENTION EDUCATION

We strive to help our children develop the life skills they need to become successful adults.  Social skills, self-esteem building, problem-solving skills, conflict resolution skills, communication skills are all a part of our programs designed to help children avoid high-risk behaviors and fulfill their full potential.

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

Parenting is hard work! This can be especially true of caregivers to children with disabilities.  We provide a forum for parents to connect with each other as they learn to navigate the social, emotional, financial, and physical needs of children with disabilities.