Our executive leadership were delighted to welcome to the Center Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer. Joined by her director for Northern Manhattan, Athena Moore, and two eager interns, BP Brewer toured the center and heard both from staff and clients how critical its services are to the community.
MBP Gale Brewer Visits Harlem’s Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center
This week, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer visited the Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center, one of Harlem’s leading community-based organizations dedicated to providing supportive behavioral health services.
The Bowen Center serves over 10,000 clients annually. With a staff of highly trained, culturally experienced psychologists, social workers, nurses, chemical dependency counselors, case managers, vocational rehabilitation counselors and early childhood teachers, the center offers services that include a therapeutic preschool for children with behavioral and developmental issues, programs for adults and seniors with mental health and substance abuse issues, chemical abuse outpatient programs and mental health-based services for children, adolescents and their families, as well as a twenty-bed residential chemical abuse recovery facility and a food pantry program.