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Welcome to Sunnyside Community Center

We offer great programs and services to the Sunnyside community.

Programs & Services

  • Youth and Family Programs

    Youth and Family Programs

    Young people discover and develop their talents through our range of educational programs.  We offer services from pre-kindergarten through college to help participants achieve their potential.  

  • Women Involved with our Senior Programs

    Senior Programs

    Older adults can come to SCS for educational and fitness classes and other opportunities to stay healthy. We also provide support for seniors facing physical or cognitive impairments and for their family caregivers.

  • Care at Home

    Care at Home

    People living with physical limitations or dementia can sustain their health and independence through our personalized services. We offer help that enables them to care for themselves and maintain their homes.

  • Family and Caregiver with Elderly Woman

    Care NYC

    More than 380,000 New Yorkers are living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. It often falls to a family member, such as a partner, child, or parent, to provide the care their loved one needs to remain at home.

Latest News

  • School Supply Drive through August 27 at Sunnyside Community Services

    School Supply Drive at Sunnyside Community Services

    Sunnyside Community Services (SCS) is collecting school supplies for children in the Cornerstone Community Center at Woodside Houses and at the Boulevard Family Residence.  
  • SCS Jonah Gensler presents testimony at DFTA hearing

    Human Service Agencies Attend Hearing

    Jonah Gensler, our Associate Executive Director of Community Services, and other agency leaders testified about the impact of the Department for the Aging (DFTA) budget at a hearing before the New York City Council’s Committee on Aging on June 21.
  • Memory Health and Resource Forum flyer

    Memory Health and Resource Forum

    Memory Health and Resource Forum: Families and Professionals Share Resources on Confronting Dementia. Friday, June 29, 2018, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Attendance is free, lunch is provided. Sponsored by Columbia University Medical Center and Sunnyside Community Services.
  • Our Volunteers of the Year Award winners: Patricia Shubert, Francisco Mena, Jennifer Silverman, Shyvonne Noboa, Abdur Chowdhury, with SCS Executive Director Judy Zangwill, Emily Vertosick, Jairo Bernal, and Assemblyman Brian Barnwell.

    Thank you and Congratulations to our Volunteers

    NY City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer, New York State Senator Mike Gianaris, Assemblyman Brian Barnwell, and representatives from the offices of Congressman Joe Crowley and Assemblywoman Cathy Nolan were on hand to help honor Sunnyside Community Services’ volunteers at their annual celebration.

Sunnyside Community Center


We strengthen our community by providing a continuum of vital services and activities that enrich the lives of individuals of all ages.