DeKalb Library - Community Directory

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Emergency Numbers:
Police
83rd Police Precinct
480 Knickerbocker Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 574-1605
 
Fire Department
Engine #218/ Ladder #12
650 Hart St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 636-1700
 
Post Office
Bushwick Post Office
1369 Broadway (at Gates Ave.)
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 602-3111
 
Sanitation
Brooklyn North/District #3
465 Hamilton Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11232
(718) 768-7719
Days of Pickup - Mon, Wed, Fri
Recycle Day - Fri
 
Medical
Buena Vista Continuing Care
48 Cedar St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 455-6200

Wyckoff Heights Hospital
374 Stockholm St.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 963-7272

Woodhull Hospital
760 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 963-8000

 
Pharmacy
Mishkin Pharmacy
1153 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 452-3261
 
 
Schools:
Public School
New York City Department of Education
Region 4
28-11 Queens Plaza N.
Queens, NY 11101
(718) 391-8300

New York City Department of Education
Region 8
131 Livingston St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 935-3900

P.S. 26
1014 Lafayette Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 919-5707

P.S. 75
95 Grove St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-0244

P.S. 81
990 Dekalb Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2365

P.S. 140
125 Stuyvesant Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 602-1705

P.S. 145
100 Noll St.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 821-4823

P.S. 274
800 Bushwick Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-0273

I.S. 111
35 Starr St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 821-4248/4277

I.S. 162
1390 Willoughby Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 821-4860 /4861

I.S. 291
231 Palmetto St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-0361 / 0362

I.S. 300
797 Bushwick Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-1148

I.S. 383
1300 Greene Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 574-0390

I.S. 385
125 Stuyvesant Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 602-3271

EMY (Region 8)
1052 Greene Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221

Ron Brown Academy 85
125 Stuyvesant Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2357

EBC Public Service High School
1155 Dekalb Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 452-3440

 
Private School
St. Brigid’s School
438 Grove St.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 821-1477

St. Francis Cabrini
181 Suydam St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 386-9277

St. John the Baptist School
82 Lewis Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 453-1000

St. Mark’s Lutheran School
626 Bushwick Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 455-5445

 
Daycare/ Preschool
200 Central Avenue Day Care Center
200 Central Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 453-5500

Bushwick United Headstart
331 Central Ave. and
77 Wilson Ave.
(718) 453-9040

Horace Greene Day Care
600 Hart St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 455-8950

Martin De Porres Day Care Center
703 Knickerbocker Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 497-1835

Mary McCloud Bethune
360 Pulaski St.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 455-5137

New Life Day Care #2
408 Grove St.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 417-4206

Nueva Vida Day Care
406 Grove St.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 381-8968

Nueva Vida Headstart
271 Melrose St.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 366-1652

Putnam Child Development
706 Quincy St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 453-5001

Roundtable Day Care
1175 Gates Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 443-4500

St. Barbaras Headstart
139 Menahan St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 443-9800

Salvation Army Day Care
1151 Bushwick Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 455-0100

Vernon Ave. Children’s School
386 Vernon Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 455-1800

 
 
Social Services:
Social Services
Bushwick ACT
1419-23 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 497-6090

Bushwick Bright Star
203 Irving Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 416-1442, ext. 12

Bushwick Even Start
1419-23 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 443-7906

Bushwick Health Center
1420 Bushwick Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 919-1200

Bushwick Information
1639 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 453-5747
Services: Housing, finding apartments, referrals

Bushwick Task Force
144 Bleecker St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-5100

CAMBA, Inc.
Broadway House
Women’s Shelter
1245 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 453-4870

Catholic Charities Diocese of
Brooklyn/ Project Bridge
139 Menahan St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 455-4649
Services: Food Pantry, Parenting Groups

Coalition for Hispanic Family Services
315 Wyckoff Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 497-6090

Community Relations Bureau
Bushwick and Bedford-Stuyvesant
(718) 256-4906

Damon House
1154-1156 Dekalb Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 443-7170
Drug Rehabilitation

Eastern District YMCA
Beacon Program
IS 347/349
35 Starr St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 417-1703

Hispanic Service Society
231 Troutman St.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 821-5161

Hope Garden Multi Service Center
195 Linden St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 455-1100 or 01

Institute for Community Living
25 Lawton St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 919-3900
Sanitarium

Maternity, Infant Care
Family Planning Projects
335 Central Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 443-9300

Menorah Home for the Aged
871 Bushwick Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 443-3000

Revelation Performing Arts Studio Inc.
639 Bushwick Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(347) 386-1819

Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Citizens
319 Stanhope St.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 366-3038

Round Table Senior Citizens
1193 Gates Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 443-7071

St. Christopher-Ottilie Services
for Children and Families
Stockholm Family Residence
99-103 Stockholm St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2201

Stuyvesant Community Center
214 Stuyvesant Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 455-3069

T.O.P.S. for You, Inc.
366 Cornelia St.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 821-3821
Services: Community Outreach Center

 
 
Civic and Merchant Groups:
Civic Association
Bushwick Economic Development Corp.
61-61B Cooper St.
Brooklyn, NY 11207

Bushwick Geographic Task Force
Targeting Task Force
144 Bleecker St.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 574-5100

GuiPond
Bushwick Information
(718) 452-6150

New York Civic Participation Project
250 Menahan St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221

North Brooklyn Business Resource Center
75 Lewis Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 602-0623

 
Housing
Housing Preservation and Development
North Brooklyn Planning Office
315 Wyckoff Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 386-5300
Services: Legal Services, Landlord and Tenant's Issues
 
 
Community:
Community Board
Community Board # 4
315 Wyckoff Ave.
Brooklyn, New York 11237
(718)628-8400
Branches served - Dekalb & Washington Irving
Mrs. Anna Gonzalez, Chairperson
Mrs. Nadine Whitted, District Manager
 
Polling Place
To register to vote or to find your polling place
call 212 Vote-NYC (212-868-3692)or visit http://www.vote.nyc.ny.us/index.jsp
 
 
Recreation:
Park
Bushwick Triangle Park
Evergreen Ave. and Noll St.

Hecksher Park
Grove St. and Linden Ave.

Maria Hernandez Park
Knickerbocker Ave. and Suydam St.

 
 
Religion:
Houses of Worship
Calvary & St. Cyprian’s Episcopal
966 Bushwick Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 453-3764

Iglesia Pentecostal Bethesda Inc.
551 Hart St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 456-2467

Inspirational Baptist Mission Church
455 Sumner Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11216
(718) 443-0660

Mount of Olives 7th Day Adventist
975 Bushwick Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 453-6312

Mount Pisgah
22 Tompkins Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 388-3900

Mystery Soul Saving Church Inc.
922 Dekalb Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 452-5544

Nazarene Baptist Church
896 Dekalb Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 453-3764

Our Lady of Lourdes
11 DeSales Pl.
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 452-2260

Reformed Church of South Bushwick
15 Himrod St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 452-3326

Rugged Cross Baptist Church
1084 Lafayette Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 443-1888

St. Barbara’s R.C. Church
138 Bleecker St.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 452-3660

Victory Outreach Church
1293 Myrtle Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 455-0842