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Become a Home Health Aide

Health care workers in training program
A class of home care students practicing on a lift
Home care trainees role play potential scenarios
Home health care teacher shows how to check the pulse

Our four-week training provides a direct track to employment. We are proud to offer this opportunity to become a Home Health Aide certified by the New York State Department of Health.

This comprehensive program will prepare you to make a real difference in the life of someone who is homebound. Home Health Aides help with daily activities such as preparing meals, getting dressed, and going to appointments. 

SCS Home Care Workers may enjoy the following employment benefits:

  • SEIU membership, local 1199
  • Competitive wages with increased pay for weekend hours
  • Paid time off for vacation days, sick leave, and holidays
  • Health insurance
  • Paid physical exam
  • Pension Plan

Our training program is free of charge. We provide training in English and Spanish.

Become a Home Health Aide

The Home Health Aide Training Program is supported by The Altman Foundation, Citi, The Robin Hood Foundation, the New York City Department of Small Business Services, the New York State Department of Labor, and the Workforce Development Corporation. 

Sunnyside Community Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

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Contact Information

43-31 39th Street
Sunnyside, NY 11104
718-784-6160, ext. 342

Sunnyside Community Center

We enrich lives and strengthen communities through services and engagement for individuals at all ages, beginning with those most in need.