CHANCE TO ADVANCE PROGRAM

CHANCE TO ADVANCE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides youth, who are adopted and in foster care ages 8 to 21 educational and enrichment opportunities through the help of one-on-one mentors. Mentors are committed volunteers in the Long Island community who are dedicated to improving the lives of youth who are adopted and in foster care by connecting them with appropriate extracurricular activities, enrichment programs, college coaching and vocational training. Youth in care are also eligible for tuition assistance through the Chance to Advance scholarship fund. Chance to Advance also offers an annual summer camp to develop socialization skills through educational and recreational activities.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityClients must be between ages 8-21. Clients must be I the foster care system or adopted. Clients must live in Suffolk or Nassau County.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9am-5pm;
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Demishia Owens
Contact's Position Program Director
Contact's Email demisha.owens@eac-network.org
Physical Site Address 1 60 Plant Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hauppauge, NY 11788
Mailing Address 1 60 Plant Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Hauppauge, NY 11788
Main Phone (631)648-2700
Fax (631)648-2704
Web Address www.eac-network.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateAug19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: EAC NETWORK
Affiliated Program: CHANCE TO ADVANCE PROGRAM
This Service: CHANCE TO ADVANCE PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Welfare/Family Services Associations (TN-1450)
Educational Programs (HH)
Foster Parents (YK-6500.2000)
Mentoring Programs (PH-1400.5000)