Monthly Archives: January 2008

Information Day – Tues. Jan. 8th

  On January 8th, forty 11th graders from Yeshiva University High School for Girls (Central) participated in an Information Day where they passed out over 600 flyers promoting low cost health care. The project was part of the school’s Project Ra’yut, which each year takes half of the 11th grade class to do chesed projects in […]

Nutrition Program

(Picture Above: Chloe Cohen helping a resident with individual meal planning. ) Chloe Cohen, nutrition specialist, CDN,CPT, and a Met Council volunteer has created two nutrition programs for our housing sites. Chloe created a program specifically to fit the needs of our residents. She developed a program to teach the seniors about nutrition and a […]

Girl Scout’s Make Toiletry Bags for Seniors

  Troop #4330 of Queens volunteered their time on Sunday December 17th to make toiletry bags and cards for our residents of Metro House, Met Council’s housing site for mentally ill adults located in the Bronx. The 6-year-old girls came to Met Council’s office where they learned about poverty and different ways they can help fight […]