Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS Bronx Workforce1)

Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS Bronx Workforce1)
400 E Fordham Rd, 8th Floor

Our mission is to rebuild the lives of homeless and disadvantaged individuals and families.

Phone Number
(718) 933-5123
Director, Manager or CEO
Jennifer Gholston
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Email, Telephone, Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, etc)
Free and open to the public, our Single Stop Centers provide individuals and families with coordinated access to life-changing resources, enabling them to move up the economic ladder and lead better lives. Students, veterans, families and community members from all walks of life come to our Single Stop Center where counsellors are on hand to help them access all available resources.|Our two Single Stop centers on Rikers Island help ease the transition of incarcerated men and women with wraparound services that pave the way for a more successful reentry into their communities.
Number of staff/employees
Year Started
Organization Type
Enrollment and distribution of benefits, Homelessness assistance and anti-poverty
Interesting Fact
Our wellness programs help people with complex medical and mental health conditions access care and improve their quality of life. Our Janian Medical Care brings integrated psychiatric and primary medical care to thousands of people, whether at a park bench, soup kitchens or housing programs.
Areas Served
Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Rikers Island
Core Programs
Street Outreach, Transitional Housing, Housing, Wellness, Financial Stability (where food assistance — i.e., benefits enrollment is offered), and Training
Major Issues
Food assistance programs (SNAP/WIC/EBT), Provides resources and guidance for homeless individuals and/or people struggling with poverty
Hours of Operation
Mon-Thurs, 9am-4pm
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