QCH in the News

Queens Gazette: Protecting Most Vulnerable During Winter Storm

January 19, 2018

As temperatures dropped to record lows this month, staff at Queens Community House’s (QCH) Senior Centers took extra steps to make sure their most vulnerable participants were protected.

NY1: QCH keeps most vulnerable safe during winter storm

January 17, 2018

Reporter Alyssa Paolicelli visited QCH to share David Schneier's story of managing his caseload of high-risk older adults during Winter Storm Grayson, which hit on January 4. She also reported QCH's need for volunteers for the Friendly Visiting program.

Forest Hills Garden Blog: QCH to host NYFE dance competition

January 17, 2018

This Saturday, Queens Community House will host the New York Floors Extreme (N.Y.F.E.) Dance Cypher at their Forest Hills Community Center. The competition, presented by Jaze-Art Remote, Chenzo, and The Breaks Kru, will draw participants from all over the city and the surrounding areas.

Forest Hills Garden Blog: Adult ESOL students receive first library cards

January 3, 2018

Through its research, the Queens Community House in forest Hills found that more than 30 million adults struggle with literacy. A number of factors, such as income level, health, housing, incarceration and a mother’s education level, can create a significant impact of low literacy.

NY1: LGBTQ Youth Center Keeps Holiday Spirit Going

December 28, 2017

A Queens Youth Center wants to keep the spirit of giving going, well after the holiday season.

The LGBTQ Youth Center, called Generation Q, is still collecting donations for it's Holiday Drive in Forest Hills.

Queens Gazette: LGBTQ Senior Center Collects Donations For Teens In Need

December 28, 2017

This holiday season, members of the Queens Center for Gay Seniors (QCGS) have come together to collect donations for an LGBTQ youth center in Forest Hills. Both centers are operated by local nonprofit Queens Community House (QCH).

Forest Hills Garden Blog: Holiday drive for LGBTQ youth

December 21, 2017

Members of the Queens Center for Gay Seniors (QCGS) have come together to collect donations for an LGBTQ youth center in Forest Hills.

Queens Ledger: Forest Hills welcomes the holiday at annual event

December 7, 2017

The Forest Hills Chamber of Commerce hosted the fourth annual Celebrate Winter event on Monday night. 

Next City: Ferguson Baker Goes From Two Hand Mixers to Supplying Starbucks

October 12, 2017

Natalie DuBose, owner of Natalie’s Cakes and More in Ferguson, Missouri, was working out of a 700-square-foot kitchen with one oven, two hand mixers and a 6-foot foldable table when Starbucks came knocking in 2015.

Queens Gazette: Queens Community House Offers DACA Renewal Applicants Relief

October 12, 2017

When the Trump administration announced it would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program, a countdown began for many young people who were brought to this country as young children.

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