QCH in the News

Times Ledger: Cypher Dance - Caught in the Middle

January 29, 2018

Queens Community House in Forest Hills sponsors a cypher dance contest every year that attracts scores of performers from around the city.

One dancer performs at a time in the middle of a circle of the other dancers, pouring whatever is in his or her heart to the congregation.

NY1: Queens Community House hosts New York Floors Extreme Dance Cypher

January 25, 2018

Reporter Rayvin Bleu visited QCH to share our Dance Cypher event, sponsored by New York Floors Extreme.

This Segment aired on NY1 on January 20 and 21, 2018.

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. 

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