The Literacy Zone



The Sunset Park Literacy Zone serves clients in a variety of areas related to education.

Services offered:

  • Computer assisted instruction (BTOP)
  • Early childhood education
  • Programs for disconnected youth
  • Adult literacy
  • GED preparation and testing
  • Health, financial, family and workplace literacy
  • Job readiness instruction
  • Job training and employment assistance
  • College access and information
  • Mental health
  • Housing assistance
  • Substance abuse treatment
  • Primary health care
  • Legal assistance

Need to know:

The Sunset Park literacy zone is housed at Turning Point, but is made up of a comprehensive network of partners. The services listed above are offered at alliance agencies throughout the community.

Find The Literacy Zone
Call 718-360-8126 or email to locate a specific service within the Literacy Zone.

Career and Vocational Services Program

Turning Point’s Career and Vocational Services program aims to help underserved individuals prepare for, find, and retain jobs.

Services offered:

  • Job readiness
  • Computer training
  • Employment assistance
  • Job retention support

Need to know: The Career and Vocational Services program is a smart next step for post-GED students.