Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Run-D.M.C. Founder Darryl McDaniels Inspires Teens at Guidance Center Event Roslyn Heights, NY, March 13, 2017 — North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center’s Leeds Place was hip hop heaven last Thursday as Darryl McDaniels, the founder of Run-D.M.C., inspired a roomful of teens and adults with his stories of personal adversity and ultimate triumph.  “Darryl is a hip hop pioneer, a rap poet and an inspiring prophet,” said Andrew...

Roslyn Heights, NY, March 13, 2017 — North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center is pleased to announce that on March 9, 2017, Bassett Furniture donated nearly $10,000 worth of furnishings to completely makeover our Roslyn Heights headquarters waiting room, where children and families spend time while at the Guidance Center. “The room is absolutely beautiful,” said Andrew Malekoff, Executive Director of the Guidance Center. “It is a warm and comforting...

Neiman Marcus Staff Mentors Guidance Center Clients Also donates $2,000 to our Nature Nursery Roslyn Heights, NY, March 6, 2017 — North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center and Neiman Marcus teamed up on Friday, Feb. 24, for a luncheon and makeover event that was educational and lots of fun for nearly 20 of our teen girl clients. The girls, along with staff from the Guidance Center, were treated to a wonderful...

MEDIA ALERT: Bassett Furniture to Donate Nearly $10,000 Worth of Furniture to North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center in Roslyn Heights What:   Bassett Furniture will have the privilege of unloading a delivery truck filled with nearly $10,000 worth of donated furniture at the North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center, a not-for-profit children’s mental health agency dedicated to restoring and strengthening the emotional well-being of children and their families.             Bassett Furniture...

Roslyn Heights, NY, Feb. 23, 2017 — North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center is proud to announce that Dr. Nellie Taylor-Walthrust, the Director of The Leeds Place, one of the Guidance Center’s three main sites, was honored by the Long Island Cross County Section of the National Council of Negro Women on February 11, 2017 at the Garden City Hotel. She was recognized for exemplary community and professional service working with...

Roslyn Heights, NY, September 27, 2016 — Earlier this month, Old Westbury Country Club hosted its annual Ladies Closing Luncheon. Over 100 attendees enjoyed their last official rounds of golf and tennis for the season, followed by an elaborate buffet of epicurean delights. To celebrate the occasion, the Ladies Activity Board chose the theme, “You Don’t Know How Lucky You Are!” and opted to give back to the...

Roslyn Heights, NY, September 14, 2016 — Transitions Boutique in Roslyn will host a “Day of Philanthropy” to benefit North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center on Thursday, September 29th. The contemporary boutique offers fashions for women of all ages. Twenty percent of all sales on the 29th will be donated directly to the Guidance Center, in support of its comprehensive mental health services for children and families....

Roslyn Heights, NY, September 6, 2016 — North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center will host a benefit for its Children’s Center at Nassau County Family Court on Tuesday, September 20th at Tesoro’s Ristorante, located at 967 Old Country Road in Westbury. The event will be held from 5:30-8:30 PM. The Children’s Center provides child care and early learning opportunities to more than 1,400 children annually, ages six weeks...

Roslyn Heights, NY, August 1, 2016 — North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center (NSC&FGC) held its 3rd Annual Ladies Night Out event Thursday evening.  For the past three summers, NSC&FGC’s Business Advisory Council has partnered with Equinox, located at 90 Northern Blvd, Greenvale, to deliver a variety of spa and beauty services and raffle opportunities to the women of our local communities to raise awareness of the programs and services of the Guidance Center. More than...

Roslyn Heights, NY, July 13, 2016 — North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center (NSC&FGC) has received a $4,000 grant from the Manhasset Community Fund (MCF) to further its core children’s mental health programming. MCF has a proud history of supporting local programs that are making a difference in the lives of Manhasset residents. NSC&FGC has been providing services to Manhasset, its surrounding communities, and all of Nassau County for...