Women’s Center is a community where students can collaborate on social justice issues. We educate our College community about gender equality by providing support services, sponsoring events, and encouraging conversation and dialogue. Our goal is to ignite awareness and social responsibility about Women's issues and make our campus a safe, welcoming space for everyone.
Using a Holistic Personal Wellness Model, we foster opportunities for learning and engagement taking into account the physical, emotional, social, environmental, intellectual and academic aspects of a student's life.
In addition to Personal Wellness, the Women’s Center facilitates:
Referrals for personal guidance on a range of issues including:
During the academic year, the Women's Center sponsors a number of events. Included among them are feature films and documentaries.
Gentle Yoga (Spring I & Fall I Semesters) Wednesdays 1 PM – 2 PM Room MB-10
Join Master Yoga Instructor, Jamie Lyn as she leads a most relaxing gentle yoga class where all levels are welcome. We provide mats and blocks or bring your own. Wear loose comfortable clothing.
Stitch & Bitch (Fall I) Thursdays 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Room MB-10
Join expert knitter, Louise Emanuel, LMSW, and learn how to knit and crochet and talk about a variety of topics from relationships and schoolwork to movies and family life we cover a variety of topics while creating beautiful infinity scarves, hats, mittens and throws. We provide FREE supplies from needles to yarn and lessons included.
Check the College events calendar for upcoming events.
We encourage all students to become involved and participate in Women’s Center activities. The Women's Center is committed to serving all students without regard to gender, race, religion, age, sexual orientation or physical ability.
The New York City Family Justice Centers are a program of the Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence.
NYC Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence
NYC Family Justice Centers Brooklyn: 350 Jay Street, downtown Brooklyn Phone: (718) 250-5111Bronx: 198 East 161st Street, Bronx Phone: (718) 508-1222Manhattan: 80 Centre Street, 5th Floor Phone: (212) 602-2800Queens: 126-02 82nd Avenue, Kew Gardens Phone: (718) 575-4500
Where to find help with breastfeeding…
Court Order of Protection
If you need information about personal wellness, support services or events, visit the Women's Center located in Room MB-10 or call 718-482-5188.
For more information please contact: