Target demographics: Low income immigrants and refugees from children to seniors in both Metropotitan Twin Cities areas and greater MN.
Direct beneficiaries per year: From Nov. 2002 to present, we have directly served about 2,000 clients in the community.
Programs: This program hope to help school-age kids academically from 330- 530 pm at cssc office with help of volunteer tutors we have successfully set up 2 summer youth programs since 2008 and 2009
two eslcitizenship classes have been provided for chinese immigrants and seniors since 2006 classes are taught bilingually on saturday afternoons from sept to june all year round before 2006 we provided one eslcitizenship class to our seniors an d immigrants since 2002 there are about 280 seniors and immigrants who attended these classes but about 90 seniors and immigrants who passed citizenship test with the help of our eslcitizenship classes
this program provides an opportunity for chinese seniors to socialize each other it is held at the last saturday of each month from 11 am to 2 pm at the location china place or hospitality center for the chinese 1407 cleveland ave n st paul mn 55108
Chinese Social Service Center, former name was Twin Cities Chinese Counseling Center, has been helping Chinese community since Nov.2002.
It has provided (1) ESL/Citizenship classes for past 8 years, from Sept to June all year around, besides (2)the Monthly Senior Program; (3) Summer Youth Program; potentially (4) After-school program; (5) EHDI project: Breast and Cervic cancer and Cardiovascular education program; (6) Daily Social services to the community.