A family-based center supporting newcomers to build sustainable lives in the US.
What do we offer? For adult immigrants and refugees, we offer English instruction and basic life skills from 12-6 PM Monday - Friday, September through May.
For children ages 5 - 13 years old we offer homework help and English instruction after school every school day September to May until 6 PM, with teachers and volunteers. Includes a hot meal and a snack, as well as structured play times.
For volunteers - rewards are endless: Making a difference in someone's life; learning about different cultures; taking on a new challenge; making new friends; and helping to foster the kind of community you want; and many more.
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We are located in the Emmaus United Methodist Church building at 715 Morris Street, Albany, NY 12208. You may enter on the North side where the red ramp is located (Yates St). Call us at 518-482-0486 e-mail email@example.com