The YMCA is committed to serving the newcomer/immigrant population of New York City. Our New Americans Welcome Center supports newcomers and immigrants in reaching their goals of employment, education, civic engagement, naturalization, cultural competence and upward mobility in the communities they live.


The New Americans Welcome Centers serve as multilingual information resource and referral centers and provides newcomers/immigrants, and their families, with a wide array of instructional, vocational, recreational, family support, and social services.

Instructional services include:

  • English as a Second Language
  • Cultural Orientation
  • Citizenship Preparation
  • US Civics
  • Job Readiness
  • Computer Literacy
  • Healthcare Careers

Some of our centers offer Adult Basic Education (ABE) and High School Equivalency (HSE) classes. All services are free of charge. 

Free Immigration Know Your Rights Seminar

Saturday, November 9, 11 AM-1 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

A seminar to learn about your rights when you encounter officers of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Attorney will be available to answer questions.

Cost: FREE
Speaker: Elinor Drucker-Rahmani
Presented by: CUNY Citizenship Now & Liberty Defense Project

Free Classes

Free English, Citizenship, and Basic Computer Classes

Adult Literacy Education (ESOL) 
Monday-Thursday
6-9 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

Healthcare Careers & Workforce Preparation (ESOL)
Monday-Thursday
6-9 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

Intermediate ESOL
Mondays & Wednesdays
6:15-9:15 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA

Citizenship Preparation/US Civics
Saturdays
10:30 AM-1:30 PM or 1:30-4:30 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

Computer Literacy/Job Readiness
Tuesdays & Thursdays
6-9 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA

Conversational English (Amigos)
Mondays & Tuesdays
5-6 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA


Classes Start October 14, 2019

Registration Schedule
Open registration by appointment.

For more information, please call Nabila Khan, NAI Director at 212-912-2593.


New York City’s YMCA is here for all. Our New Americans Initiative is a safe haven for immigrants looking for support and services. We never turn anyone away—or inquire about immigration status.

免費英文課程!

課程開始日期: 2019 年 10 月 14 星期一 
現已開始註冊 

初級英語課 (ESOL)
星期一到星期四
6:00pm - 9:00pm 
Prospect Park YMCA

初級班英語課 (ESOL)
星期一到星期四 
6-9 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

中級班英語課 (ESOL) 
星期一和星期三 
6:15-9:15 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA

入籍/電腦班 
星期六 
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Prospect Park YMCA


更多資訊請致電: Nabila Khan, NAI Director at 212-912-2593.

紐約市青年會致力為大眾服務。我們的新美國人歡迎中心為所有尋求支援和服務的移民提供一個安全 的避風港。我們不會拒絕任何求助者或詢問有關移民者身分事宜。

Clases de inglés y ciudadania gratis

Clase de Inglés
Lunes a Jueves
6-9 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

Clase de Empleo en Cuidado de Salud/Preparación para Empleo/Clase de Inglés 
Lunes a Jueves
6-9 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

Clase de Inglés Intermedio
Lunes y Miércoles
6:15-9:15 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA

Clase de Ciudadanía
Sábado
10:30 AM-1:30 PM o 1:30-4:30 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

Clase de Computación/Preparación para Empleo
Martes y Jueves
6-9 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA

Clase de Inglés conversacional (Amigos)
Mondays & Tuesdays
5-6 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA


Clases Comienzan: Lunes 14 de octubre del 2019 

Inscríbase:
Para más información: Nabila Khan, Director de NAWC 212-912-2593.


El YMCA de la ciudad de Nueva York está aquí para todos. El New Americans Initiative es un lugar seguro para todo inmigrante que busca seguridad y servicios. A nadie se le niega el apoyo o respaldo, y nunca se pregunta sobre el estatus de residencia

خال اللغة الإنكليزية

الحرة االنجليزية والكمبيوتر والمواطنة بالطبع

مركز االميركيين جديدة

357 الشارع التاسع )بين 5 و6 جاّدات(

بروكلين نيويورك

ولمزيد من المعلومات

يرجى االتصال في نبيلة خان:

For more information, please call Nabila Khan, NAI Director at 212-912-2593.

آپکےلیے خوشخبری! مفت کلاسز

مفت انگلش، کمپیوٹر اور سٹیزن شپ کالسز

مزید معلومات کیلیے رابطہ کریں

نبیلہ خان

پروسپیکٹ پارک نیو امیریکن ویلکم سنٹر

For more information, please call Nabila Khan, NAI Director at 212-912-2593.

Free Legal Consultations

Free and Confidential Legal Immigration Services

CUNY Citizenship Now! and the YMCA's New Americans Initiative invite you to receive free and confidential legal immigration services. 

  • Free immigration consultations
  • Free application assistance with: naturalization application, DACA Renewal, TPS Renewal and Fee Waiver
  • Experienced immigration attorneys and volunteers will help you with your applications

Events will be held in the five boroughs throughout 2019. Call us to schedule an appointment at a location near you: 646-664-9400.

Servicios Legales de Inmigración Gratuitos y Confidenciales

CUNY Citizenship Now! y New Americans Initiative de YMCA lo invitan a recibir servicios legales de inmigración gratuitos y confidenciales.

  • Consultas sobre inmigración gratuitas
  • Ayuda gratuita con la solicitud de naturalización, renovación de DACA (Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia), renovación de TPS (Estatus de Protección Temporal) y exención de tarifa
  • Abogados y voluntarios expertos en inmigración le ayudarán con sus solicitudes

Los eventos se realizarán en los cinco distritos de la ciudad durante 2019. Llámenos para programar una cita en un lugar cerca de usted: 646-664-9400.

邀請您前來享受免費及保密的移民法律服務

CUNY Citizenship Now! 以及 YMCA’s New Americans Initiative 邀請您前來享受免費及保密的移民法律服務。

  • 免費移民諮詢
  • 免費協助您申請:入籍、兒童暫緩遣返計劃 (DACA) 續期、臨時保護身分 (TPS) 續期以及費用減免
  • 經驗豐富的移民律師和志工將會協助您辦理申請

活動將於 2019 年春季在紐約五大區舉行。歡迎給我們打電話,預約參加在您附近舉行的活動:646-664-9400。

의 무료 비밀 이민 법률 서비스에 여러분을 초대합니다

CUNY Citizenship Now!와 YMCA’s New Americans Initiative의 무료 비밀 이민 법률 서비스에 여러분을 초대합니다.

  • 무료 이민 상담
  • 무료 신청 지원: 시민권 취득 신청, DACA(불법체류청소년 추방유예 프로그램) 갱신, TPS(임시보호지위) 갱신 및 수수료 면제
  • 풍부한 경험의 이민 변호사와 자원봉사자가 여러분의 신청을 도와드립니다

이 행사는 2019년 봄 내내 5개 보로우에서 열립니다. 가까운 장소에서 약속을 잡으시려면 646-664-9400번으로 전화주세요.

Вы можете получить бесплатную конфиденциальную помощь юриста по иммиграционным вопросам в рамках программы

Вы можете получить бесплатную конфиденциальную помощь юриста по иммиграционным вопросам в рамках программы CUNY Citizenship Now! и инициативы YMCA’s New Americans Initiative.

  • Бесплатные консультации по иммиграционным вопросам.
  • Бесплатная помощь с оформлением заявлений на натурализацию, продление участия в программе DACA, продление участия в программе TPS и освобождение от уплаты пошлины.
  • Опытные юристы по иммиграционным вопросам и волонтеры помогут вам с оформлением заявлений.

Мероприятия будут проводиться весной 2019 года в пяти районах города. ПОЗВОНИТЕ НАМ, ЧТОБЫ ДОГОВОРИТЬСЯ О ВСТРЕЧЕ В БЛИЖАЙШЕМ УДОБНОМ ДЛЯ ВАС МЕСТЕ: 646-664-9400.

Servizi legali gratuiti e confidenziali in materia di immigrazione

CUNY Citizenship Now! e YMCA’s New Americans Initiative ti invitano a ricevere servizi legali gratuiti e confidenziali in materia di immigrazione.

  • Consulenze gratuite in materia di immigrazione
  • Assistenza gratuita per: richiesta di naturalizzazione, rinnovo DACA, rinnovo TPS ed esenzione dal pagamento delle commissioni
  • Avvocati esperti in materia di immigrazione e volontari sono a disposizione per aiutarti a presentare una richiesta

Gli eventi si terranno nei cinque quartieri nel corso della 2019. Chiamaci per prendere un appuntamento presso una sede vicina: 646-664-9400.

Sèvis legal imigrasyon ki gratis ak konfidansyèl

CUNY Citizenship Now! ak New Americans Initiative YMCA a ap envite w vin resevwa sèvis legal imigrasyon ki gratis ak konfidansyèl.

  • Konsiltasyon imigrasyon gratis
  • Asistans gratis pou ranpli aplikasyon pou: natiralizasyon, Renouvèlman DACA, Renouvèlman TPS ak Dispans pou Frè
  • Avoka ekspè nan imigrasyon ak volontè yo pral ede w avèk aplikasyon w yo

Evènman yo ap fèt nan toulè senk minisipalite yo pandan 2019. Rele nou pou w pwograme yon randevou nan yon lokal toupre w: 646-664-9400.

New York City’s YMCA is here for all. Our New Americans Initiative is a safe haven for immigrants looking for support and services. We never turn anyone away—or inquire about immigration status.

Contact Us

Nabila Khan
Program Director
nkhan@ymcanyc.org
212-912-2593

Angery Garcia
Coordinator
agarcia@ymcanyc.org
212-912-2378

Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Arabic, Urdu, Hindi, Bangla, Italian, Creole, French, Punjabi

About Our Classes

Adult Literacy Education (ESOL)
Beginning instruction in vocabulary and structure of the English language. Students will learn basic skills necessary for reading, writing, and communicating in English.

Healthcare Careers, Workforce Preparation (ESOL)
Preparing for work in the USA, training for a healthcare career, improving your language skills, and job search/placement support.

Intermediate ESOL 
Intermediate instruction in English language conversation, reading, and writing. Students continue to develop fluency in English with a focus on learning more complex vocabulary and grammar.

Citizenship Prep/US Civics
US civics for immigrants planning to apply for US citizenship. Students develop their English
speaking skills as well as their knowledge of US history and government.

Computer Literacy/Job Readiness
Instruction in basic technology and workplace skills such as word processing, Excel, email, Internet search techniques, and resume-building.

Conversational English (Amigos)
Intermediate/advanced level conversation group; students develop fluency by viewing and discussing episodes of the award-winning television show "We Are New York."