BENEFITING: The Arab-American Family Support Center, Inc.
EVENT: Womensphere Impact
EVENT DATE: Dec 31, 2011
Established in 1994, The Arab-American Family Support Center (AAFSC) provides social services to New York City’s Arab-American immigrant population through a variety of programs, services and activities aimed to help families successfully transition into their new communities. The services include English as a Second Language classes, legal assistance, youth development programs, domestic violence prevention, and access to health care. Additionally, the AAFSC helps combat discrimination faced by many Arab-Americans through public education campaigns, youth programs, support services, crisis intervention, and legal assistance.