Greenhope Happenings - News & Events
|Independent Commission on New York City Criminal Justice and Incarceration Reform
Greenhope will be a part of the Independent Commission on New York City Criminal Justice and Incarceration Reform chaired by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman. Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito announced during her recent State of the City address that the Independent Commission will examine measures to improve the City’s criminal justice system and its incarceration practices.
|New York Reentry Housing Workgroup
Greenhope Services for Women actively participates in the New York Reentry Housing Workgroup, which is made up of 16 reentry housing and service providers and convened by CSH. The Workgroup released policy recommendations to strengthen recent efforts by the State and City to improve access to housing for people with criminal justice backgrounds. > Continue
|The 2015 Career & Resource Fair in Harlem!
Monday, September 14TH, 2015 from 1:00PM - 4:00PM
There will be a diverse group of organizations and employers at this event to provide you with information about RESOURCES and/or TRAININGS you may qualify for, as well as potential JOBS! This event is open to the entire community!.. > Continue
|The 2015 Open House & Recovery Jamboree
Friday September 18TH, 2015 from 10:30AM - 4:30PM
Come join Greenhope as we celebrate Recovery Month! Learn about our Mission/Services, meet our staff, tour Kandake House, as well as music, dancing, fashion show, yoga, arts & crafts.... > Continue
|DNAinfo - East Harlem Drug Treatment Program Offers Holistic Alternative to Jail
Her dream is to take a picture surrounded by all nine of her children.
For years, that was an impossibility for Geraldine, a 47-year-old former crack addict, because she was in and out of prison. Seven of her children were resentful because they were raised by their aunt..... > Continue
|NY1 - Women's Substance Abuse Facility Opens In East Harlem
In addition to the traditional alcohol and drug treatment programs, the Kandake House provides yoga, gardening, and cooking classes for women just out of prison. ..... > Continue
|Harlem World Blog - Nona Hendryx Rocks Kandake House In Harlem
Nona rocked the house with an inspirational rendition of "Women Who Fly" along with her classic "Lady Marmalade," and
her recently written "Tea Party."..... > Continue
|Wall Street Journal - New substance abuse facility opening in Harlem
Kandake is an ancient African word meaning warrior queen. The building's facade features a colorful pattern reminiscent of an African textile..... > Continue
|Epoch Times - Greenhope Services Announces Kandake House Opening
On Thursday morning, Greenhope Services for Women, Inc. will officially open the doors to Kandake House, a new state-of-the-art facility in East Harlem and home for its residential substance abuse treatment program for formerly incarcerated women.... > Continue