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Mar. 10 2022
Neighborhood Center Helping to Promote National CACFP Week
Neighborhood Center Helping to Promote National CACFP Week

Neighborhood Center Helping to Promote National CACFP Week

National CACFP Week is March 13-19, 2022. The primary goal of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) is to serve nutritious meals to children attending childcare homes and centers. Secondary goals are: 1. The establishment of positive eating habits at the earliest stages of development. 2. Reduction of future health care and education… Continue Reading →

May. 26 2021
MCAT & UPD Pilot Partnership
MCAT & UPD Pilot Partnership

MCAT & UPD Pilot Partnership

Mental health is a concern in our communities today. As we have endured more than a year of pandemic restrictions, sickness and death of loved ones, and living in isolation since last March of last year, many are suffering from mental health crises. At times these crises manifest to the level in which an individual… Continue Reading →

May. 24 2021
May is Mental Health Month
May is Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month

During the month of May, The Neighborhood Center, Inc. will observe Mental Health Month to raise awareness of mental illness. One in five adults in the United States lives with a mental health condition. This year, The Neighborhood Center, Inc. is launching a campaign for Mental Health Awareness Month NAMI will continue to amplify the… Continue Reading →

Apr. 26 2021
Gala Di Mistero set for June 18th
Gala Di Mistero set for June 18th

Gala Di Mistero set for June 18th

Unique Format Due to COVID Limitations; “Once Upon a Night” UTICA, NY Gala Di Mistero presents an “Un-Gala” this year to benefit the work of The Neighborhood Center. Celebrate with a mysterious, intriguing, and entertaining evening on June 18th. The event will start Friday, June 11th with the delivery of the “Once Upon a Night”… Continue Reading →

Jan. 22 2021
Neighborhood Center Receives Grant for ZONO Cabinet
Neighborhood Center Receives Grant for ZONO Cabinet

Neighborhood Center Receives Grant for ZONO Cabinet

Specialized sanitizing apparatus helps with COVID Protocols The Neighborhood Center was recently able to obtain a ZONO Sanitizing Cabinet which was made possible through a grant from M&T Bank/Partners Trust Bank charitable fund at the Herkimer Oneida Community Foundation. The ZONO Cabinet uses humidity and ozone to disinfect and sanitize toys, cots, bedding and other… Continue Reading →

Dec. 30 2020
Navigating the Holidays during the Pandemic
Navigating the Holidays during the Pandemic

Navigating the Holidays during the Pandemic

The pandemic and the holidays each on their own bring about thoughts associated with anxiety and depression; but now we are bringing these two things together and many are feeling extremely overwhelmed. These feelings are felt by most but can be managed if we gain an understanding of these feelings and how they in conjunction… Continue Reading →