We provide a safe, welcoming environment during after-school hours where young people can socialize, learn, and grow. Our programs include elementary and middle school after school, summer day camp, Teen Center for high school aged youth to develop leadership skills, College Directions focused on post-secondary education success, and a Respite program for young people, up to age 25, with special needs.
After School Program
KHCC's After School Program serves children from K through fifth grade. It provides fun and engaging ways to both relax and learn after a long day at school, through sports, music, arts and gardening.
Bronx Theatre After School Programs
KHCC's Teen Center operates satellite versions of its center based youth development and college access offerings at Bronx Theatre High School via the COMPASS High and COMPASS Explore program grants.
Our College Directions program prepares youth through individual college counseling, coaching, and guidance on their transition to college through to their freshman year and beyond.
College Success Program
Our College Success Program follows Teen Center and College Directions alumni as they pursue post-secondary education opportunities.
ELLIS High School Partnership 2019-2020
KHCC provides pilot versions of its own signature Teen Center and College Directions programs at ELLIS Preparatory on the nearby JFK Educational Campus.
ISLA Teen Advantage
KHCC's Teen Advantage program engages its youth by taking leadership, giving them access to college readiness tools, and as well as, giving them a free spaces to express themselves.
SONYC Center Based Tween Program
KHCC's SONYC Middle School programs engage youth at our main site, and at the International School for Liberal Arts (ISLA) on the nearby Walton Campus. We engage over 160 students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade from our community annually. Our SONYC programs also provide first come/first serve summer camp slots (funding permitting).
SONYC Middle School Program @ ISLA
KHCC's SONYC Middle School programs engage youth at our main site, and at the International School for Liberal Arts (ISLA) on the nearby Walton Campus. We engage over 160 students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade from our community annually.
Special Needs Program
We provide a fun and caring environment and structured opportunities for learning, growth, and socializing with peers. Children and adults with special needs require a special kind of care.