Hamilton-Madison House (HMH) is dedicated to improving the quality of life for residents in the Two Bridges/Chinatown area on Manhattan's Lower East Side. Hamilton-Madison House offers a variety of human service social programs. Each week, Hamilton-Madison House provides services to 1,700 people of all ages and to more than 10,000 people annually.
Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation
Executive Director: Michelle Neugebauer
625 Jamaica Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
The Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation (CHLDC) is a not-for-profit community organization, serving 8,000 residents a year through a comprehensive array of housing preservation, economic development, community organizing and youth and family support services programs and projects. CHLDC was formed by a group of activist residents and merchants in 1983 and is a resident governed organization. CHLDC services include: homeownership counseling, mortgage foreclosure prevention, landlord-tenant advocacy and mediation, tenant organizing, small business technical assistance, job placement and training, summer youth employment, six after school programs and two school-based community centers, an InterGenerational Services program, a college access center, a foster care prevention program and services targeted to older, out-of-school youth.
The Cypress Hills Child Care Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation, operates several programs serving children and their families, including: Cypress Hills Family Day Care Network, In-Home Head Start Program and the Cypress Hills Child Care Center.