Marks JCH offers benefits guidance and support through its Single Stop Center, Nutrition Outreach Education Program, Financial Counseling and Safety Net for senior adults. It is a free resource that empowers individual and family progression toward self-sufficiency. Our staff speaks many languages and consist of case managers, social workers and program associates who are compassionate and knowledgeable.
Social services are provided, including screening and public benefit assistance and advocacy, including new applications and renewals, Senior Citizen and Disability Rent Increase Exemptions, utility discounts, energy assistance; Information and referrals re: housing, food assistance, elder law [...]
Financial Counseling – Prepares clients for a healthy financial future by assisting with such issues as opening bank accounts and solving debt, credit and budget problems. Also includes mortgage refinancing and modification advice and assistance in securing 0% APR personal, student and business [...]
Marks JCH has partnered with NurtureNYC to provide pre-assessments and referrals for mental health counseling for children and adults; as well as yoga, meditation, and individual counseling for those interested in improving their lives. Lead by Lilian Ostrovsky*,+ LCSW, a bi-lingual English/Russian [...]
Edith & Carl Marks Jewish Community House of Bensonhurst New York Needs to Know About NOEP The Nutrition Outreach and Education Program (NOEP)/SNAP, managed by Hunger Solutions New York. Often, vulnerable New Yorkers are unaware of, or hesitate to apply for nutrition assistance programs which [...]
The JCH Single Stop Center is a free resource that empowers individual and family progression toward self-sufficiency. Our goal is to reduce poverty by giving clients advice to address their specific legal, financial and personal issues. Each client receives an initial assessment to determine [...]