East Side House Settlement
The East Side House partnership with the High School for Excellence and Innovation in accordance with our Community School Initiative provides comprehensive youth development initiatives and support systems that encompass the whole community (Students, Parents, Faculty). These services range from Attendance Improvement Outreach, AmeriCorps Success Mentors, Family and Community Resources, curriculum-based weekly Advisory sessions, Internships and Counseling for students in both group and individual settings. In addition, Extended Learning Time programs include but are not limited to tutoring, special events, workshops, family and community engagement activities, and field trips.
About East Side House
For over 125 years, East Side House Settlement has been a beacon of hope for people in need. Headquartered in the South Bronx, we serve communities throughout the Bronx and Northern Manhattan.
We believe that education is the key that enables all people to create economic opportunities for themselves, their families, and their communities. We enrich, supplement, and enhance the New York City education system and put post-secondary options within reach of students. We provide workforce development and career readiness training infused with technology to enable community participants to improve their economic status and lead more fulfilling lives.
East Side House has been and will remain committed to our mission to work with vulnerable families and partner with schools and city agencies to advocate for meaningful, lasting change.