Classes & Workshops

The Community Center of Northern Westchester offers a range of classes and workshops designed to help individuals improve their job skills, manage on limited resources, and attain self-sufficiency. 

Job-related Skills Classes

  • Computer Training – basic computer and internet skills
  • Basics of Construction - reading blueprints and other construction skills 
  • Building a Dream: how to start and manage your own business
  • OSHA Training 
  • Money Management - assist clients in learning the skills necessary to manage their personal finances

Language Skills Classes

  • English Language Conversation classes -- Wednesday and Saturday mornings; no registration required.
  • Advanced English and Civics 

Food and Nutrition Classes

  • Food for Thought nutrition workshops: Healthy Eating on a Budget nutrition education workshops presented in collaboration with Sesame Workshop
  • Eat Smart NY nutrition course for adults

“I have been coming to the Community Center for clothes, English classes, and construction skills classes.  I now have my own handyman business.  I am grateful to all the volunteers and teachers at the Center who have helped me.”
— Carlos M