CFL Beacon Communty Center at PS 1
The Beacon Center is a cornerstone of the Sunset Park community. Located in PS 1, the Beacon Center provides a wide range of after school activities as well as evening and weekend services, workshops, summer enrichment programs, and recreational activities open to every family in the neighborhood. The Beacon Center is a vital hub of activity within the neighborhood and serves as a gathering place for local and family celebrations and community activities. Learn more about our programs for students at PS 1.
Who Can Benefit from this Program
Families in Sunset Park. Children seeking after school, school-age child care and summer day camps, service learning and youth leadership activities, job-readiness and youth employment, indoor/outdoor Neighborhood Centers, and parent, family and community special events
Age Criteria or Other Eligibility Requirements
The Beacon hosts programming for area residents of all ages. After school and day camp: ages 5-13. CIT: 14 and older
How to Access this Program or Service
Contact the program at 718.492.2619
This program is associated with...
Last year, we placed
youth in employment, subsidized employment or internships
of students at our residential school for youth with high-functioning autism are actively involved in weekly internships in the community