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, Job Readiness, and Computer Literacy. Some of our Centers offer Adult Basic Education (“ABE”) and High School Equivalency (“HSE”) classes. All services are free of charge.

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Winter 2019: January 7 - March 16, 2019
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Class Schedule

Winter 2019: January 7 - March 16, 2019

Beginning ESL/Literacy
Monday-Thursday
6-9 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

ESL I and II
Monday-Thursday
6-9 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

ESL III and IV 
Mondays & Wednesdays
6-9 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA

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

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

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

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.

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

免費英文課程

課程開始日期: 2019 1 7 星期一 現已開始註冊 

初級英語課(ESOL)
星期一到星期四
6:15-9:15 PM
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

電腦班
星期一和星期三
6-9 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA

入籍班
星期六
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

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

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

Horario de Clases

Invierno 2019: Clases Comienzan: Lunes 7 de enero del 2019

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

Clase de Inglés Principiantes/Lectura/Escritura Básica
Lunes a Jueves
6-9 PM
Prospect Park YMCA

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

Clase de Computación
Martes y Jueves
6-9 PM
Park Slope Armory YMCA

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

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.

Para más información: Nabila Khan, Director de NAWC 212-912-2593 o Alejandro Vilar, Coordinador de NAWC 212-912-2378

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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.

Contact Us

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

Alejandro Vilar
Program Coordinator
avilar@ymcanyc.org
212-912-2378

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

About Our Classes

Beginner ESL & Literacy
Beginning instruction in vocabulary and structure of the English language. Students will learn basic skills necessary for reading, writing, and communicating in English.

ESL I & II
Instruction in vocabulary and structure of the English language. Students will develop basic proficiency in English with a focus on improving written and oral.

ESL III & IV
Intermediate instruction in English language conversation, reading, and writing. Students continue to develop fluency in English with a focus on learning more complex.

Computer Literacy & Job Readiness
Instruction in basic technology and workplace skills such as word processing, Excel, e-mail, internet search techniques, and resume-building. Whether you’re new to computers or are looking for a brush up—our computer literacy class is here for you. The 10-week course teaches computer fundamentals and navigation skills.

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.

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.”