Counseling & Health Services

 The Women's Center

Room M382 | Phone 718 368 4700 | Fax 718 368 6573

The Women’s Center provides women on campus a place to gather, socialize, network and examine the transitioning lifestyles that will allow them to develop to their fullest potential. Its services include counseling and crisis intervention, special programs, projects, seminars and workshops for women, peer support groups, resources, and consultations with academic departments, organizations and individuals to expand awareness of gender dynamics and women’s issues.

Office Hours (Fall and Spring semesters): Monday through Friday 9am to 5pm

Goals:

Through our on-going services we encourage retention and academic success for women and non-traditional students by providing specialized support programs and referrals to community resources for identifiable populations including re-entry, low-income and special services. We help our students identify and foster an awareness of the possibilities for academic success and positive personal development.

Services:

The Women’s Center offers support and services to those students encountering life transitions, including:

  • Confidential individual counseling
  • Special programs, projects and seminars
  • Women’s Center lending library.
  • Discussions on current events, mid-life issues, and single parenting
  • Women’s support group
  • Referrals to community resources
  • Lending library
  • Open house for all students each semester
  • Information about women’s issues
  • Lactation space and storage


Programs:

Throughout the year, we partner with academic departments, programs, and clubs to co-sponsor lectures, workshops, seminars, and peer support groups concerning issues important to women and non-traditional students, for example: 

  • Personal Development workshops
  • Assertiveness and leadership training
  • Financial planning and budgeting
  • Parenting
  • Health and wellness
  • Stress and time management
  • Sexual harassment
  • Domestic violence

Contact us:
Kingsborough Community College Women’s Center 2001 Oriental Boulevard Room: M382 Brooklyn, New York Zip Code 11235