Monthly Archives: January 2009

  • The New York Mission Society is sponsoring a Community Conversation in Education in Crown Heights. This conversation is designed to promote community involvement amongst all sectors in educational success. All members of Crown Heights are invited to participate. February 4th, 2009Brooklyn Children’s Museum 145 Brooklyn Ave. between St. Marks and Prospect Pl.9:30am-12:00pm Come to discuss […]

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  • The Greenpoint Gazette ran a story today about the 94th Precinct youth court. The article describes how our youth court works and includes interview quotes from young people who are being trained for the court. It also discusses background information on other local and national youth courts. Read it here: http://www.greenpointnews.com/news/trials-by-peers-for-greenpoint-youth Congratulations to all involved […]

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  • On January 14th the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center launched a new Leadership Training Institute for community members who are dedicated to working together to improve Crown Heights. Thirty people completed the application and interview process and came to our office for the orientation session. The group is phenomenal. There are teachers, city workers, federal […]

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  • BCAT, Brooklyn Community Access TV is offering a new feature on Neighborhood Beat. The television program, which introduces Brooklynites to different aspects of their communities in their own neighborhoods, will now include a portion on Crown Heights! The show is put together by a group of Brooklyn students from CME, the Center for Media Education. […]

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  • The Crown Heights Community Mediation Center is offering another free Mediation Skills mini-workshops on Tuesday, January 27th. Join educators, human service professionals and other community members for a light snack and a savory sample of our customized trainings in conflict resolution, mediation, and more. What: Free Mediation Skills Mini Training “Bite“ When: Tuesday, January 27th, […]

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  • Do you need help with Citizenship papers, green card applications, green card replacement/student visas? Do you have questions about permanent residency, deportation, asylum, relative petition and more? Sign up for one of the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center’s upcoming Immigration Clinics! January 14th 2009February 11th 2009March 11th 2009April 8th 2009May 13th 2009June 10th 2009 Legal […]

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  • Worried about feeding your family? Many people are eligible for food stamps. Make your appointment to find out if you are today. Call 718-773-6886 to schedule an appointment on January 13th from 10am to 3pm with an HRA representative. All appointments will be at the Crown Heights Mediation Center, 256 Kingston Avenue between Lincoln and […]

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