THE COMMUNITIES THAT WE SERVE
S4L currently conducts workshops at New York City Department of Education (DOE) and New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) community centers located in Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens.
S4L PROGRAM GOALS
To provide a wide range of quality programming at the community center in order to increase participation and resident satisfaction;
►To promote physical education, a greater sense of discipline, self-confidence, health, strength and overall well being;
►Increase youth’s awareness about the social, economic, and health-related problems prevalent in their communities;
►Instill positive values and build character;
►Help youth develop the ability to think critically about their own decisions and behavior;
►Provide youth with healthy alternatives to living high-risk, self-destructive lifestyles;
►Demonstrate and promote instruction and technical assistance in the functions, responsibilities and roles of a resident council.
►Encourage participates in self-help initiatives to enable residents to create a positive living environment for families living in public housing.