The East Ramapo Central School District is now accepting applications for next years Universal Pre-Kindergarten program (UPK) for children who will be four years old on or before December 1, 2017. The East Ramapo Central School District contracts with more than 50 pre-schools and child care centers in Rockland County to help your four-year old develop socially, emotionally, physically, culturally, and intellectually. The UPK program is conducted with a qualified teacher and an assistant in every class. The children attend five (5) half days for 2 ½ hours each day, for 180 school days per school year, AT NO COST TO YOU! (There are also a limited number of 5-hour programs available for those eligible). If you are an East Ramapo resident wishing to register your child or seeking more information, please contact the UPK office at (845) 577-6158 or stop by the UPK office at 461 Viola Road (side entrance, lower level). The deadline for applying is April 7, 2017.
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The Rockland Independent Living Center announces the PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer to Peer Counseling Program. The mission of the program is to reduce or eliminate the negative impact that trauma related symptoms have on veterans and their families. The peer to peer services are free, confidential and available to all veterans and their families residing in Rockland County. For information on the next 15 hour Peer to Peer Mentor training program or information on how interested veterans can take advantage of the services provided by the Peer to Peer Program, call 845-624-1366 ext 112 or 845-608-5154.