Williamsburgh Library - Community Directory

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Police
211 Union Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)963-5311
 
 
Fire Department
Engine 216, Ladder 108
187 Union Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)636-1700
 
 
Post Office
Williamsburg Station
263 South 4th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-2832
 
 
Sanitation
District Office
525 Johnson Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)386-4726
Collection Schedules: go to this page and enter your address in the 'Collection Schedule' box on the right side of the screen.
 
 
Medical
760 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)963-8000
 
99 Division Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)599-1122
 
135 N. 7th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)218-0450
 
94-98 Manhattan Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)388-0390
 
 
Pharmacy
Corner Pharmacy
166 Division Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)599-2771
 
260 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)782-0101
 
Mittman Pharmacy
167 Havemeyer St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)384-2387
 
Santa Maria Pharmacy
255 South 2nd St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)388-0745
 
Unimed Pharmacy A&H Pharmacy
302 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)384-0010
 
Williamsburg Pharmacy and Surgical Supply
244 Roebling St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-9772
 
 

Schools

NYC Department of Education
District 14
215 Heyward St.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Superintendent:  (718)302-7638
Family Advocate:  (718)302-7689
 
215 Heyward St.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)302-7624
 
 
Public Elementary Schools
P.S. 16, Leonard Dunkly (Grs. Pre K to 5th, Sp. Ed.)
157 Wilson Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)782-5352
 
P.S. 17, Henry D. Woodworth (Grs. Pre K to 5th, Sp. Ed.)
208 North 5th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-2929
 
P.S. 19, Roberto Clemente (Grs. 4 and 5, Sp. Ed.)
325 South 3rd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-7820
 
P.S. 84, Jose De Diego (Grs. Pre K to 5th, Sp. Ed.)
250 Berry Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)384-8063
 
P.S. 319 (Grs. Pre K to 1st, Sp. Ed)
360 Keap Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)388-1588
 
(Grs. Pre K to 5th, Sp. Ed.)
370 Marcy Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)388-0607
 
P.S. 414, The Brooklyn Arbor School (Grs. K to 3rd, Sp. Ed.)
325 South 3rd St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)963-0393
 
Lower School
11 Bartlett St.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)388-8847
 
(Grs. K to 2nd, Sp. Ed.)
183 South 3rd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)704-1419
 
Public Middle Schools
(Grs. 6 to 12, Sp. Ed.)
215 Heyward Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)302-7900 
 
I.S. 318, Eugenia Maria DeHostos (Grs. 6 to 8, Sp. Ed.)
101 Walton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)782-0589
 
J.H.S. 50, John D. Wells (Grs. 6 to 8, Sp. Ed.)
183 South 3rd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-4184
 
Lyons Community School (Grs. 6 to 12, Sp. Ed.)
223 Graham Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)782-0918
 
157 Wilson St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)302-4018
 
Public High Schools
Brooklyn Preparatory High School (Grs. 9-12, Sp. Ed.)
257 North 6th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)486-2550
 
250 Hooper St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-1125
 
(Grs. 6-12, Sp. Ed.)
215 Heyward Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)302-7900
 
Lyons Community School (Grs. 6-12, Sp. Ed.)
223 Graham Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)782-0918
 
157 Wilson St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)302-4018
 
(Grs. 9 to 12, Sp. Ed.)
Harry Van Arsdale Educational Campus
257 North 6th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)388-1260
 
Williamsburg Preparatory High School (Grs. 9 to 12, Sp. Ed.)
Harry Van Arsdale Educational Campus
257 North 6th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)302-2306
 
Private Schools
Bais Rochel School--Williamsburg (Grs. Pre K to 12)
227 Marcy Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)963-9595
 
Bais Yaakov Dkhal Adas Yereim (Grs. Pre K to 12)
563 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)384-3491
 
Beikvei Hatzion (Grs. Pre K to 6)
31 Division Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)486-6363
 
Beth Chana School for Girls (Grs. K to 12)
620 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)522-7422
 
Bnos Yaakov Girls Center (Grs. K to 12)
62 Harrison Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-7905
 
Bnos Yisroel School for Girls (Grs. Pre K to 12)
12 Franklin Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)330-0222
 
Talmud Torah of Kasho School (Grs. Pre K to 11)
324 Penn St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)486-9704 
 
Yeshiva Ahavas Yisroel (Grs. K to 11)
6 Lee Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)388-0848
 
Yeshiva Ateres Tzvi (Grs. Pre K to 9)
162 Ross St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)599-0022
 
Yeshiva Beth Yitzchok Ds'pinka (Grs. K to 9)
575 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-4597
 
Yeshiva Farm Settlement School (Grs. 1 to 12)
194 Division Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-0422
  
Yeshiva Kehilath Yakov (Grs. Pre K to 10)
206 Wilson St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)963-1212
 
Yeshiva Torah V'yirah Academy (Grs. 1 to 3)
212 Williamsburg Street E.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)963-9288
 
Yeshiva Tzemach Tzadik Viznitz (Grs. Pre-K to 9)
186-88 Ross St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)782-6383
 
Yeshiva Yesode Hatorah (Grs. Pre K to 8)
505 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)302-7500
 
Daycares and Preschools
349 Keap St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)302-4400
 
Bnos Yakov Head Start (Ages 2 to 5 yrs.)
274 Keap St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)486-6500
 
321 Roebling St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-5011
 
(Ages 2 to 5 yrs.)
14 Hope St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)407-6388
 
Nuestros Ninos Child Development School (Ages 2 to 5 yrs.)
Site 1
384 South 4th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)963-1555
 
Site 2
161 South 3rd St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)388-5000
 
Site 3
243 South 2nd St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)218-8275
 
(Ages Birth to 5 yrs.)
243 South 2nd St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)388-3434
 
(Ages 3 to 5 yrs.)
185 Marcy Ave, Lower Level
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)388-6060
 
Two By Two Childcare and Preschool (Ages Birth to 5 yrs.)
418 Keap St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)388-5600
 
Williamsburg Montessori (Ages 3 months to 6 yrs.)
450 Kent Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11249
(347)450-3095
 
Yeled V' Yalda Head Start (Ages 2 to 5 yrs.)
563 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)384-1430
 
Yeshiva Head Start (Ages 2 to 5 yrs.)
212-220 Wilson St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)486-3055
 
 

Colleges and Universities

Boricua College
Brooklyn Campus at Northside
186 North 6th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)782-2200
 
Brooklyn Campus at Graham
9 Graham Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718)963-4112
 
Brooklyn Campus
161 Rodney St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)384-5460
 

Community Organizations and Community Services

Community Board
435 Graham Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)389-0009
 
Community Organizations
211 South 4th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)387-0404
 
434 South 5th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(719)387-3600
 
Main Office
2 Kingsland Ave. 1st fl.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718)388-5454
 
Adult Education
ADULT LEARNING
Cooper Park
76 Kingsland Ave
718-383-5292
Community Center: High School Equivalency, Test Taking Techniques, Basic Education

El Puente Center
Growth & Empowerment Program (Ages 16-20)
211 South 4th St
ESL, GED-Spanish, Eve classes
Other Program: Art, Photography, Drama,
Sponsor: Public Jazz dance, Sports, AIDS education
718-387-0404

El Puente De Williamsburgh
211 South 4th St
718-387-0404
Local Employment Action

Neighborhood Women Williamsburgh/Greenpoint Program (Public, Non-Profit)
249 Manhattan Ave
718-388-6666
College Classes, Tutoring, Basic Education, H.S. Equivalency, ESL

Neighborhood Women of Williamsburgh/Greenpoint Project Prepare
249 Manhattan Ave
718-388-6666
GED, part of ESL programs

Northside Community Development
551 Driggs Ave (Age: up to 21)
718-384-0380

Asociaciones Dominicanas, Inc
202 Union Avenue, Suite M-L
Brooklyn, NY 11211
718-599-2792
ESOL, GED, Homework Help

Williamsburg Works
St. Nicholas Neighborhood Preservation Corporation
790 Broadway, 2nd floor
Brooklyn, NY 11206
718-302-2057
www.stnicksnpc.org
Job training, adult education classes. Check website for full listing.

 
 
Social Services:
Social Services
Northside Senior Center (Age: 55)
179 North 6th St
(718) 387-2316
Program: Employment, Recreation,

Home Bound Project Care of Brooklyn
(Age: 23 and up)
164 Cymer St
(718) 387-4500
On the Job Training

Southside Community Mission
Age: under 60
280 Marcy Ave Services
Employment Program Program.: Social Services, Immigration,

Employment Training Southside Community Mission
250 Hooper St
(718) 387-3803
Free consultations and advice on citizenship and immigration concerns, Bi-lingual staff

Williamsburgh Residential and Training Center
160 South 2nd St
(718) 963-4950
Residential Facility for the mentally retarded, Multi-discipline treatment

Dr. Catherine White Residence Group Home
175 Metropolitan Ave
Residential and Recreation Program Group Home
(718) 782-9104

Jonathan Williams Health Center
333 Roebling St
(718) 387-6407
Services: Pediatric Treatment, Well Baby (Birth-8yr.), Sick Baby (8y-12y), Immunization (up to 15 years old)

Community Family Planning Council
94 Manhattan Ave
(718) 388-0390
Services: Family planning, prenatal care, HIV Services, Gynecological and primary public medical care.
Languages: Spanish, English, Creole

Jewish Association
202 Graham Ave
(718) 854-3535
Services for the Aged Program, Family Counseling, Family Support,
Case Assistance, Recreation, Meals on Wheels KIDS in Control (KIC)

224 Berry St Program: After school program for YMCA

Northside Community Council
578 Driggs Ave
(718) 599-4870
Counseling, Family Employment, Handicapped Youth Advocacy, Drug Prevention

Saint Joseph's Children's Services Program.
173 Broadway
(718) 782-7701
Family Counseling, Family Services Parent-Child Relationship, Family Health, Preventive Program

Woodhull Hospital
720 Flushing Ave
(718) 963-8695
Adolescent Pregnancy Program

Community Family Planning Council
94 Manhattan Ave
(718) 388-0390
Adolescent Pregnancy Program

Counselyea Senior Center
Age: 60 yrs & up
211 Ainslie St
(718) 963-3793

Northside Young At Heart
Age: 55 yrs & over
179 North 6th St
(718) 387-2316
Senior Center Prgr.: Senior Aide Program, Provide Part-time jobs to low income adults

Senior Citizen Presbyterian Group
161 South 3rd St
(718) 387-0256 Southside Home Care
(Age: 60 & over)
280 Marcy Ave
(718) 782-8181

Senior Center
202 Graham Ave
(718) 388-7349 or 388-6865

Social Security Office
217 Havemeyer St
(718) 387-5700

Williamsburgh Senior Center
125 Heyward St
(718) 625-1608

Williamsburgh Social Services
2 Lee Ave
(718) 782-2315

RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES
The Ark
144 South 3rd St
Type: Homeless facility
(718) 693-2168

Pesach Tikvah Hope Development
340 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(24 beds)
Type: Mental Health Residence

Community Residence #1
296 South 9th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(24 beds)
Type: Mental Health

Pesach Tikvah
274-276 Division Ave
Brooklyn NY 11211
(14 beds)
Type: Development disorder

Damon House Inc.
1154 DeKalb Ave
Type: Drug Free Residence
(718) 443-7170

St. Joseph Children's Services
238 Knickbocker Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(16 beds)
Type: Juvenile Group Residence

Independence Inn
93 South 9th St
(718) 782-0198
(24 beds)
Type: Young Adult shelter

Williamsburgh Residential Center
160 South 2nd St
Type: Mental Development Center

 
 
Civic and Merchant Groups:
Civic Association
East Williamsburgh Valley Industrial Development Co.
11-29 Catherine St
718-388-7287
Non-profit economic development organization

El Puente
211 South 4th St.
718-387-0404

Peoples Fire House
113 Berry St
(718) 388-4696
Social workers from Brooklyn DA's office available on Wednesdays from 10 AM-4 PM
Non-profit organization dealing with housing, urban development, weatherization, free computer training for community residents.

 
 
Community:
Community Board
Community Board No 1
435 Graham Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 389-0009
Chairperson, Vincent V. Abate
District manager, Gerald A. Eposito
Other Branches Served: Bushwick, Greenpoint, Leonard
 
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
Division and Marcy Aves
Broadway, Rodney, South 5th Sts
Grand, Rodney, South 1st Sts
La Guardia Playground (Havemeyer & Roebling Sts)
 
 
Religion:
Houses of Worship
All Saints R.C. Church
115 Throop Ave
718 388-1951

New Canaan Baptist Church
264 Lee Ave
718 486-7859

Congregation Beth Jacob Obev Shalom
651 Bedford Ave
718 388-5589

Saint Peter and Paul R.C. Church
157 South 3rd St
718 388-9576

Epiphany R.C. Church
96 South 9th St
718 387-2220

Spanish Williamsburgh Seventh Day Adventists
317 Grand St

First Spanish Presbyterian Church
157 South 3rd St
718 388-0700

Transfiguration R.C. Church
263 Marcy Ave
718 388-8773

Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses
278 Driggs Ave
718 389-4726

Williamsburgh Christian Church
Disciples of Christ
103 Lee Ave
718 384-0375

RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATION
The United Jewish Organization
32 Penn St
718-643-9700