New Life ESL Program



New Life Community ESL Program


82-10 Queens Blvd
Elmhurst, NY 11371

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Nature and Purpose of Agency
The New Life ESL Program serves the Elmhurst community's low-income populace with English classes (basic levels) free of charge.  ESL serves approximately 20-25 adults per semester in a very diverse community, helping people from all backgrounds.


Tasks Available for Students

·         Assist volunteer teachers in tasks assigned (taking attendance, distributing forms, as well as sitting with students who may need additional assistance during a given session. If the volunteer student is willing, can even perform (warm-ups, games, etc.).


Time Requirements   
ESL runs on two days of the week:  Sundays @10:30-12 Noon (2 different classrooms) and Thursdays @ 7-8:30 p.m., presently in two classrooms. One-two volunteer(s) per classroom per day.


Agency Directions       
Public Transportation
Start out going South on Utopia Pky towards 80th Rd.  Entrance near intersection of 169th St and Hillside Ave.  Take the F train from 169 Street station heading Downtown / to Coney Island.  Pass 75 Avenue.  Get off at 71 - Queens - Forest Hills.   Transfer.  Take the R train from 71 Ave - Forest Hills station heading Downtown / to Bay Ridge.  Pass Woodhaven Blvd - Queens Mall.  Get off at Grand Avenue – Newtown.  Exit near intersection of Queens Blvd and Grand Ave.  Walk going West on Queens Blvd.  Arrive at 8210 QUEENS blvd, Queens.


Driving Directions
Start out going NORTH on UTOPIA PKWY toward UNION TURNPIKE.   Turn LEFT onto HORACE HARDING EXPY N.   Merge onto I-495 W/LONG ISLAND EXPY via the ramp on the LEFT.  Take EXIT 19 toward RT-25/QUEENS BLVD/WOODHAVEN BLVD. Take the QUEENS BLVD ramp toward RT-25.  Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto HORACE HARDING EXPY. Turn RIGHT onto QUEENS BLVD.  Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto NY-25 W/QUEENS BLVD.  Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto 57th. Turn SHARP LEFT onto QUEENS BLVD.  8210 QUEENS BLVD.


NC 1/13/20 DM


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