“Union Settlement has helped build a foundation for my children that I’m thankful for.”
“We have lots of opportunities to do wonderful things like exercise, crafts, massage, dancing and all the social programs.”
“I learned that I am a role model for my son, I want him to grow up with a positive life.”
EMPOWERING EAST HARLEM SINCE 1895
Over the past 50 years Union Settlement has helped more than 20,000 young people to gain admission to college. The vast majority of them are the first in their families to do so.
Our innovative Home Health Aide Training helps students begin careers in health care.
Our therapists and social workers help keep families together, minimize psychiatric hospitalizations, help people stay sober, and save lives.
90% of the elementary school children, enrolled in our Intergenerational Tutoring program, demonstrate positive attitudes toward reading and language arts and most accelerate their progress advancing more than one grade level in reading and writing.
Did you know that Union Settlement is the tenth largest child care provider in New York City, serving 720 children each year?