Community Events and Programs

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  • "Snowmen At Night": Story Time & Crafts In-Person or via Zoom

    Join us for an afternoon of story time and crafts! We will be reading “Snowmen at Night” and following up with snowmen arts and crafts this Friday, January 27, 2022 @ 4:30PM. Also, come by and enjoy light refreshments! Families attending will participate in the raffle for a chance to win a $25 Uber Eats gift card

  • Beginner Music Program

    Beginner Music Program

    Introducing our new Beginner’s Music Program! We have a small demo this Saturday (1/28) between 10:00 AM -12:00 PM and pre-registration will be accepted. Please spread the word as this is also first come, first served for both the group and private lessons. 

  • Empower Somerset-

    Empower Somerset- "Love Shouldn't Hurt" via Zoom

    Join us for a virtual discussion about Teen Dating Violence Prevention, hosted by Empower
    Somerset and the Empower Youth Advisory Board featuring speakers from Safe + Sound Somerset. There will be prizes throughout this event.

    *THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AND THEIR PARENTS/CAREGIVERS. YOUTH MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT.

  • Eva's Village- Now Serving Children

    Eva's Village- Now Serving Children

    We are delighted to share the news that Eva’s Community Kitchen now welcomes children for free breakfast and/or lunch, when accompanied by an adult.  Spread the news!

  • Home Energy Assistance/Universal Service Fund for Residents of Passaic County

    Home Energy Assistance/Universal Service Fund for Residents of Passaic County

    Paterson Task Force for Community Action Inc. is now accepting Home Energy Assistance (HEA)/Universal Service Fund (USF) Applications!

  • Intensive Outpatient Program (SERV)

    Intensive Outpatient Program (SERV)

    SERV'S Intensive Outpatient Program is for primary substance use disorder for adults 18+

    SERV'S IOP group sessions are held in the evening Evey Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays from 6 PM to 9 PM. Sessions are o0ffered hybrid: in-person & virtual for those without transportation. Food & drink will be provided. Enrollee are expected to attend all 3 sessions.

  • Mood Disorder Group (SERV) Hybrid

    Mood Disorder Group (SERV) Hybrid

    Are you having a tough time with mood swings or sadness?

    If you are experiencing mood swings, depression, mania, irritability, not enjoying things like you used to, fatigue, feelings of worthlessness or guilt, you may benefit from this support group!

  • Two Free Classes Available for Expecting Parents

    Two Free Classes Available for Expecting Parents

    Are you expecting a baby? If so, you are encouraged to join 2 free classes that involves topics like pregnancy, labor, & baby care. This will occur on Mondays 1/23 & 1/30 at 3 PM. Must register.

  • Youth Socialization Group (SERV)

    Youth Socialization Group (SERV)

    Are you looking for ways for your child to improve their social skills?

    SERV'S Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic in Clifton, NJ is happy to announce the start of our Youth Socialization Group- a group which aims to support your child in developing their socialization skills.

  • Family Workshop Series- Early Childhood and Special Education Winter 2023
    Friday, January 27

    Family Workshop Series- Early Childhood and Special Education Winter 2023

    Join us for a series of workshops for families to build their knowledge about Early Childhood and

    Special Education. Workshops can be attended in person OR via Zoom! 

  • OASIS: A Haven for Women & Children- January Menu (Women & Children Only)
    Friday, January 27
    Paterson

    OASIS: A Haven for Women & Children- January Menu (Women & Children Only)

    Come Join Us & Enjoy Free Breakfast & Lunch!

    Lunch Hours: 12 PM to 1 PM (Dine in only) on Mondays-Fridays

    Breakfast Hours: 8:15 AM to 8:50 AM

  • YMCA of Paterson- Food Distribution
    Friday, January 27
    Paterson

    YMCA of Paterson- Food Distribution

    YMCA of Paterson will be having Food Distribution on January 27th at 12 PM (coming earlier is advised for a place in line)

    Includes: 3 boxes of food to take home! 2 boxes of dry goods & 1 box of produce.

    This is a first come, first serve basis.

    *If you plan to empty boxes, please throw them out in the proper dumpster in our parking lot*

  • OASIS: A Haven For Women & Children-  Saturday Rise & Shine Program
    Friday, January 27 @ 9:00 AM
    Paterson

    OASIS: A Haven For Women & Children- Saturday Rise & Shine Program

    Saturday Rise & Shine -Registration is now open!!

    Oasis: A Haven for Women & Children has adult & youth programs running from January 21st to March 25th. 

    For more information, please contact Evelyn.

    Email: [email protected]

    Phone: 973-881-8307 ext. 120

  • FSO-Nurtured Heart Approach Training on January 21st & 28th *Must attend both in-person dates*
    Friday, January 27 @ 10:00 AM
    Woodland Park

    FSO-Nurtured Heart Approach Training on January 21st & 28th *Must attend both in-person dates*

    The NHA focuses on building and
    maintaining positive relationships,
    setting clear boundaries and
    enforcing consistent natural or
    logical consequences when
    appropriate, while being mindful
    of the use of energy to regulate
    one's own emotions and to assist
    others in doing the same, as
    needed to create success.

    For more info, contact [email protected]

  • Strengthening Families Program
    Friday, January 27 @ 5:30 PM
    Paterson

    Strengthening Families Program

    Free 7 week Program for Parents & youth ages 10-14! Join us for fun interactive activities that help families build on strengths, help parents to show love & set limits, & help kids develop skills for a positive future.

    Class dates: 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28

    Time: 5:30 pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 264 21st St. Paterson, NJ 

  • Mi Casa Es Su Casa, Inc. Adult Medical Day Care- Bingo Event
    Saturday, January 28 @ 11:00 AM
    Paterson

    Mi Casa Es Su Casa, Inc. Adult Medical Day Care- Bingo Event

    We're pleased to invite our community to celebrate on Saturday, January 28. Our first Super New Year’s Bingo starts at 11am to 2pm. We'll have a special program with a variety fantastic prize, such as brand-new Smart TV 43” and other wonderful electronic, and household prizes. 

    *Refreshments included*

    Please feel free to R.S.V.P. at (973) 345-4300.

  • Passaic River- Paterson Museum Event
    Saturday, January 28 @ 12:00 PM
    Paterson Museum
    Paterson

    Passaic River- Paterson Museum Event

    Join us in learning how together we may connect, enjoy and improve our
    environmental resource, the Passaic River, here at Paterson Museum on January 28th from 12 pm to 3 pm.

    A homestyle BBQ with all the sides will be served. 

    Two short films showcased.

    *Must register/ Free Admission*

    For more info, contact [email protected] or 609-924-7751

  • Health Insurance Coverage (Translated)
    Monday, January 30 @ 10:30 AM
    Paterson

    Health Insurance Coverage (Translated)

    Every child who are 19 years old & under are eligible for medical coverage regardless of their legal status. Join Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ to obtain more information pertaining to this.

    The participants will receive a pack of diapers and partake in a raffle!

  • Seton Hall University/OASIS: A Haven for Women & Children- Health Session
    Tuesday, January 31 @ 9:30 AM
    Paterson

    Seton Hall University/OASIS: A Haven for Women & Children- Health Session

    Please join the Seton Hall University Nursing Students on Tuesday, January 31st-9:30am-1:30pm for an informative Health Session!!  The following Topics will be Addressed:

    • Diabetes
    • Obesity
    • Healthy Diet 
    • Stress Management
    • STD'S
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Domestic Violence
    • S/S Stroke
  • 9th Annual Conference Educational & Behavioral Health Partnership *In Person*
    Friday, February 3 @ 8:30 AM
    CIACC Passaic County

    9th Annual Conference Educational & Behavioral Health Partnership *In Person*

    This year’s topic is “Education at the Crossroads: where mental health, immigration and trauma intersect”, and will feature an array of speakers addressing immigration trauma, struggles of undocumented and unaccompanied minors and LGBTQ+ Youth Challenges.

    This is an in-person event & must register if planning on attending.

  • RENEW Life Center- Jobs For Life Program
    Tuesday, February 7 @ 9:30 AM
    Paterson

    RENEW Life Center- Jobs For Life Program

    This is a transformational career development programming with opportunities for our Paterson community. This starts on February 7th to March 30th from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm on Tuesdays & Thursdays. *Childcare is available*

    This is an in-person event & must register!

    For more info, please contact [email protected] or 862-343-5251

  • Today's Challenge, Tomorrow's Strength: A Support Group for Parents of Children with Tourette & Tic Disorders
    Wednesday, February 8 @ 8:00 PM
    NJCTS

    Today's Challenge, Tomorrow's Strength: A Support Group for Parents of Children with Tourette & Tic Disorders

    The monthly NJCTS support group is an avenue for parents who are new to a tic disorder diagnosis to seek support and guidance from parents who have more experience, as well as an opportunity for parents with more familiarity in coping with a diagnosis to also learn and seek guidance.

  • Tourette Talk: Cultivating Calm – Principles in the Treatment and Management of Anxiety
    Thursday, February 23 @ 7:00 PM
    NJCTS

    Tourette Talk: Cultivating Calm – Principles in the Treatment and Management of Anxiety

    Psychologist Dr. Jill Richards will define the different types of anxiety that can affect us and provide an overview of the principles of treatment approaches to each

  • RENEW Life Center- Getting Ahead Program
    Monday, April 10 @ 9:30 AM
    Paterson

    RENEW Life Center- Getting Ahead Program

    This is a transformational career development programming with opportunities to getting ahead for our Paterson community. This starts on April 10th to June 15th from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm on Mondays & Thursdays. *Childcare is available*

    This is an in-person event & must register!

    For more info, contact [email protected] or 862-343-5251