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.

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:

This month, the Bayshore Family Success Center will focus on NURTURING & ATTACHMENT. Community members can be catalysts to address challenges. Solutions-based projects include food drives, holiday wish lists and holiday meals. Look up your local faith-based or civic organizations if you want to give back or if you would like a little help this year.

CALENDAR:

View the center’s August 2021 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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Child Obesity Awareness Month
Child Obesity Awareness Month
Sep 1 – Sep 30 all-day
Child Obesity Awareness Month
About 1 in 5 (19%) children in the United States has obesity. Certain groups of children are more affected than others. National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month provides a chance for all of us to learn more about this serious health condition. The following tips will not only help families live healthier together but also help prevent childhood[...]
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Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Leonardo 10:00 am
Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Leonardo @ Bayshore Family Success Center
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 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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Parent Survival Kit
Parent Survival Kit
Sep 8 – Sep 10 all-day
Parent Survival Kit
You made it through summer and now it’s time to tackle a new school year. Stop by the center and pick up your 2021-2022 school year parent survival kit.
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Welcoming Week
Welcoming Week
Sep 10 – Sep 19 all-day
Welcoming Week
Join Welcoming America, YMCAs,  and organizations nationwide to celebrate immigrants’ contributions to communities and bring together all residents in a spirit of unity.  More information to come!
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Let’s Get Organized For School 4:00 pm
Let’s Get Organized For School @ Zoom
Sep 13 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Get the school year off to a great start! Have your kids join our peer-led session on how to get organized this school year to help make it one of the best yet. Contact the center to register and obtain the Zoom link.
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Grandparents Group: Learn & Share Your Story 10:00 am
Grandparents Group: Learn & Share Your Story
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am
Grandparents Group: Learn & Share Your Story @ New Jersey | United States
Monthly, Every Second Tuesday | 10 a.m. Support for the Special Role You Play in Your Grandchild’s Life Helping with the kids? From providing occasional babysitting to raising them as your own, more and more grandparents are actively involved in the day-to-day life of their grandchildren. Join us at our grandparent’s group to learn and[...]
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Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Keansburg 1:30 pm
Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Keansburg @ Church of St. Anne
Sep 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Pop-Up Baby Pantry, Keansburg @ Church of St. Anne | 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[...]
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Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Sep 22 all-day
Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Falls are the leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injuries for older Americans. Falls threaten seniors’ safety and independence, and generate enormous economic and personal costs. However, falling is not an inevitable result of aging. Check to see if you’re at risk of falling with NCOA’s Falls Free CheckUp tool.  
Rock Painting 3:30 pm
Rock Painting @ Bayshore Family Success Center Parking Lot
Sep 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Rock Painting @ Bayshore Family Success Center Parking Lot | Leonardo | New Jersey | United States
We are creating a rock garden and need your help! Join us on the 4th Wednesday of every month for a rock painting party. Rocks and paint will be provided. Seating is limited so registration is required! For more information and to register, please call 732.497.3811 or email   familysuccess@ymcanj.org
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LUNCH & LEARN: Become an employee of the Y while having a positive impact in the community! 12:00 pm
LUNCH & LEARN: Become an employee of the Y while having a positive impact in the community! @ via Zoom
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
LUNCH & LEARN: Become an employee of the Y while having a positive impact in the community! @ via Zoom
The Bayshore Family Success Center and the Counseling and Social Services branch are hosting an information session about positions in our Family Care program. We are looking for Behavioral Assistants, In-Community Therapists, Parent Coaches and Youth Mentors. Call 732.497.3811 or email familysuccess@ymcanj.org for more information.
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Family Bingo + Pizza Night 5:30 pm
Family Bingo + Pizza Night
Sep 30 @ 5:30 pm
Family Bingo + Pizza Night
Bingo is back! Come play Bingo with us and while you are here, let us take care of dinner! Register at 732-497-3811 or email us at familysuccess@ymcanj.org
Bayshore Monthly Book Club 6:30 pm
Bayshore Monthly Book Club
Sep 30 @ 6:30 pm
Bayshore Monthly Book Club @ Union | New Jersey | United States
Book Club: Expand Your Mind The Bayshore Family Success Center hosts a monthly book club on the last Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. to discuss our book of the month. All are welcome to join us for a lively discussion. This month we will be meeting on ZOOM. 📖 February’s Book is “The[...]