Our Services

Program Services We Provide

Counseling

Certified Social Workers provide:
  • Individual/Family Counseling
  • Parent and Children Rap Groups
  • Delinquency Prevention
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Bilingual Services
  • Out of School Suspension Program
  • Referrals to a Variety of Community Resources

Leisure/Recreation Activites

Activities provided through our
Afterschool Program
  • Computer
  • Game Day
  • Drama
  • Sports Program
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Summer Programs/Fields Trips

Education

  • Violence Prevention
  • Peer Counseling
  • Bereavement Workshops
  • Homework Help
  • Newsletter
  • Mentoring
  • Employment Training

Employment

  • Career exploration and readiness workshops
  • Rent-A-Kid odd job referral service
  • Vocational Guidance
  • Mentoring program

Our afterschool and summer programs do require a fee per child, please call us for more information.

Mandatory donation: $25

Areas Served

Advisory Council for the Youth of Mineola, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization serving the communities of Mineola, Williston Park, East Williston, Garden City Park, Alberston, Roslyn Heights, New Hyde Park, and Carle Place. Program activites and workshops are conducted at the agency, local schools, and community facilities. A decentralized approacj enables us to reach many different groups each according to their own specific needs.

Organization

A volunteer board board of directors consisting of concerned community residents provides policy making decisions and is responsible for the actions and operations of the agency. The Executive Director who is assisted by professional staff, is responsible for the daily operation of the program.

Youth Participation is an integral part of programming activities. Volunteers and interns assist in carrying out the mission of the agency. The agency is also invloved in community and school outreach, and fundraising.