The Bayshore Family Success Center is located at the Henry Hudson Trail Activity Center in Leonardo.  The center is a community-based, family-centered neighborhood gathering place where any community resident can go for family support, information and services.

The purpose of Family Success Centers is to enrich the lives of children and parents by making families and neighborhoods stronger. Families receive support in dealing with the stress of parenting and everyday issues.

The Bayshore Family Success Center is committed to strengthening families and inspiring parent, family and community involvement.

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SERVICES:

> Parenting and Child Development
> Parental Resilience/Life Skills
> Social Connections
> Mental Health Programs
> Employment/Housing
> Concrete Support/Services for Parents
> Continued Support of Superstorm Sandy Victims

HOURS:

Monday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

ADDRESS & CONTACT:

The Henry Hudson Trail Activity Center
945 State Highway 36
Leonardo, NJ 07737
732.497.3811
Fax: 732.847.2742
familysuccess@ymcanj.org

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FOCUS AREA:

Nurturing. It is important to bond with your children. Nurturing increases children’s ability to perform academically, develop stronger peer and social relationships, explore their environment more, have more self-confidence, have stronger communication skills, and possess more persistence in life.

CALENDAR:

View this month’s calendar. Check out all Y events and stay connected with us through Facebook or text by texting bayshorefa to 81010 for timely updates.

Bayshore Family Success Center Event Calendar

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Monmouth County Social Services Assistance 9:00 am
Monmouth County Social Services Assistance @ Bayshore Family Success Center
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Monmouth County Social Services Assistance @ Bayshore Family Success Center | Middletown Township | New Jersey | United States
Every 1st and 3rd Friday, we will have Social Services on site to assist and process applications for TANF, SNAP, General Assistance, and Health Insurance. Contact us via phone or email with any questions.
Childcare Resources 10:00 am
Childcare Resources @ Bayshore Family Success Center
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Childcare Resources @ Bayshore Family Success Center | Middletown Township | New Jersey | United States
Childcare Resources | Every 1st Friday A representative from Child Care Resources will be at the Center every first Friday to answer questions about childcare subsidies and help with completing the application. Contact us with any questions.
Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Leonardo 10:00 am
Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Leonardo @ Bayshore Family Success Center
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Leonardo @ Bayshore Family Success Center | Middletown | New Jersey | United States
The need for diapers doesn’t have to be overwhelming! On average babies need 6 diapers a day and newborns need more than double that. Not having diapers can lead to less frequent changes causing severe diaper rash, urinary tract and staph infections, and other health conditions. Supporting Families The Bayshore Family Success Center is excited[...]
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Computer Class for Beginners 10:00 am
Computer Class for Beginners @ Atlantic Highlands Library
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Computer Class for Beginners @ Atlantic Highlands Library | Atlantic Highlands | New Jersey | United States
Whether just getting started or expanding your skillset, this beginner course will help you feel more comfortable using the computer. The course is being held at the Atlantic Highlands Library, 100 First Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716. Please call Bayshore Family Success Center at 732-497-3811 with questions.
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Valentine’s Day Self-Esteem Heart 3:30 pm
Valentine’s Day Self-Esteem Heart @ Bayshore Family Success Center
Feb 8 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Valentine's Day Self-Esteem Heart @ Bayshore Family Success Center | Middletown Township | New Jersey | United States
Stop in the Bayshore Family Success Center for a fun, family Valentine craft. We’ll be making self esteem hearts on Thursday, February 8, 3:30pm. To register call 732.497.3811 or email FamilySuccess@ymcanj.org Click below to download or print our flier.
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Kids Cooking Online 4:00 pm
Kids Cooking Online
Feb 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kids Cooking Online
Are you tired of your kids ALWAYS saying that they are hungry and asking what’s to eat? Have them join us on Zoom for a hands-on live kid’s basic cooking demonstration, taught by a kid! To obtain Zoom link, call 732-497-3811 or email familysuccess@ymcanj.org
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Munchkin’s Making Art 10:00 am
Munchkin’s Making Art @ Bayshore Family Success Center
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Munchkin’s Making Art @ Bayshore Family Success Center | Middletown Township | New Jersey | United States
Join us for Munchkin’s Making Art where little ones will build gross motor skills while making art and spending quality time with their parents and guardians. Tuesday, February 13, 10am BFSC Debbie & Kim will guide attendees in making mini canvases during this fun and easy craft! Click below to download or print our flier.
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Community Advisory Committee Meeting 11:00 am
Community Advisory Committee Meeting
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Community Advisory Committee Meeting
Each community has its own Community Advisory Committee (CAC) that meets once a month and helps direct the initiatives of the Bayshore Family Success Center. We help implement the programs and events that your community needs and wants. All are welcome! To learn more about the meeting in your town, call 732-497-3811 or email IJacome@cymca.os33.com
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Monmouth County Social Services Assistance 9:00 am
Monmouth County Social Services Assistance @ Bayshore Family Success Center
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Monmouth County Social Services Assistance @ Bayshore Family Success Center | Middletown Township | New Jersey | United States
Every 1st and 3rd Friday, we will have Social Services on site to assist and process applications for TANF, SNAP, GA, and health insurance. Contact us via phone or email with any questions.
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BFSC Closed
BFSC Closed
Feb 17 all-day
BFSC Closed
Bayshore Family Success Center in Leonardo will be closed Saturday, February 17, 2024.
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BFSC Closed
BFSC Closed
Feb 19 all-day
BFSC Closed
Bayshore Family Success Center in Leonardo will be closed Monday, February 19, 2024 in recognition of Presidents’ Day.
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Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Keansburg 1:30 pm
Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Keansburg @ Church of St. Ann
Feb 21 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Keansburg @ Church of St. Ann | Keansburg | New Jersey | United States
The need for diapers doesn’t have to be overwhelming! On average babies need 6 diapers a day and newborns need more than double that. Not having diapers can lead to less frequent changes causing severe diaper rash, urinary tract and staph infections, and other health conditions. Supporting Families The Bayshore Family Success Center is excited[...]
Jewelry Making 3:30 pm
Jewelry Making @ Atlantic Highlands Library
Feb 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Jewelry Making @ Atlantic Highlands Library | Atlantic Highlands | New Jersey | United States
Kids 8 and over can join Debbie in making some jewelry that can be given to loved one or kept for yourself. A gift made from the heart. Atlantic Highlands Library, 100 First Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716. Register at familysuccess@ymcanj.org or contact the center at 732.497.3811 Click below to download or print our flier.
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Nurtured Heart Approach® Workshop 2:00 pm
Nurtured Heart Approach® Workshop @ YMCA
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nurtured Heart Approach® Workshop @ YMCA | Eatontown | New Jersey | United States
The Nurtured Heart Approach® is a relationship-focused methodology founded strategically in The 3 Stands™ for helping children (and adults) build their Inner Wealth® and use their intensity in successful ways. It has become a powerful way of awakening the inherent greatness in all children while facilitating parenting and classroom success. February 23, 2024 | 2-5[...]
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Body Composition Analysis at the Ocean County Family YMCA! 6:30 am
Body Composition Analysis at the Ocean County Family YMCA!
Feb 28 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Body Composition Analysis at the Ocean County Family YMCA!
UNLOCK YOUR HEALTH POTENTIAL AT THE Y! Get a comprehensive body composition analysis covering muscle, body fat, hydration levels, and daily calorie burn. Empower yourself to optimize workouts aligned with your goals partnered with Atlantic Physical Therapy Center. BUY ONE ANALYSIS, GET ONE FREE! Visit the Y to start your health journey! To register, visit[...]
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Leap Year Bingo 3:30 pm
Leap Year Bingo @ Bayshore Family Success Center
Feb 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Leap Year Bingo @ Bayshore Family Success Center | Middletown Township | New Jersey | United States
Bingo Night! Families are invited to join us at the Bayshore Family Success Center in Leonardo for a night of gaming. Thursday, February 29, 3:30 p.m. Pizza and light refreshments will be available. Seating is limited! Please RSVP to 732.497.3811 or FamilySuccess@ymcanj.org Click below to download or print our flier.
Hearts of Hope 4:00 pm
Hearts of Hope @ 618 Restaurant
Feb 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hearts of Hope @ 618 Restaurant | Freehold | New Jersey | United States
Join Us at Our Happy Hour for Hearts of Hope Thursday, February 29, 2024 4-6 p.m. 618 Restaurant in Freehold Click here to buy tickets! Five organizations uniting to help youth thrive! Collier Youth Services Family and Children’s Service Hope For Children Foundation The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide YMCA of Greater Monmouth[...]