In the Neighborhood

Vacation Camps for Kids

In addition to PS3til6, other organizations offer camps during February break. Click here for a list of vacation camps for kids. NOTE: These camps are not endorsed by PS3; we simply provide this as a reference for families.

Free Parenting Education Program begins January 2017

A free six-week program will be offered for parents of children with behavioral issues, ADHD, etc. Please click on Upcoming Basics classes – Nami for more information on this program, which offers two session options: Tuesdays from January 10-February 14 (6-8:30pm) OR Thursdays from January 12-February 16 (10am-12:30pm).

Free Parenting Skills Workshop for Single Parents

The Single Parent Resource Center is offering a 6-week Parenting Skills Series that utilizes an evidenced-based curriculum to teach practical parenting skills.

  1. Parenting styles and child development
  2. Cooperation and communication
  3. Effective, non-violent discipline
  4. Building courage and self-esteem
  5. Understanding and redirecting misbehavior
  6. Active parenting for school success

Workshop Dates: December 1, 2016 – January 8, 2017 Thursdays 2 pm – 4 pm. Location: Single Parent Resource Center, 228 E 45th St. 5th Fl. New York, NY 10017. To register, cntact: Neil J. Pollicino (212) 951-7030 x237  or Spencer Seabrook x231


Free Parenting Workshops at NYU–October-December 2016

NYU Child Study Center is offering free, hour-long parenting workshops this fall. All sessions are free but registration is required.

Workshops include such topics as:

* The Looking Glass: How to Maintain Harmony Within a Household with Siblings

* Your Child Has Autism Spectrum Disorder: Now What

*Mindfulness?! Where Does It Come From and How Can My Adolescent Get It?

*The Science of Raising Happy Children

*Building Organizational Skills and Executive Functions in Children with ADHD

*Holiday Parenting: How to Make the Good Feelings Last

To register, click the link below.

In the worksheet, hit CTRL and hit “Register” in the last column to sign up for a specific workshop: Workshops NYU


Fee-based programs at NYU:

Does your child need help getting organized or staying on task? The Child Study Center at NYU Langone Medical Center offers 20-session programs for children and their parents.

For more information, please click here: Organizational Skills training Fall 2016 OST Flyer