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CORNER Carnaval 8th Anniversary Fundraiser Friday 12/6 from 6-10pm at El Morocco

 
Tickets Available HERE
Contact: Taeko Frost, MPH, Executive Director                               For Immediate Release

Tel: 212-923-7600 x 123

 

New York, NY –  Washington Heights CORNER Project (WHCP) announced that the organization’s 8th Anniversary Benefit Event will be held on the evening of Friday, December 6th  at El Morocco NYC nightclub (3534 Broadway, New York NY 10031). The event will feature vocal and […]

WHCP Welcomes a New Program Director, Shoshana Brown, LMSW

Ms. Shoshana Brown is a bilingual licensed social worker and obtained her MSW in 2009 from The Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College. She has experience supervising MSW interns and maintains a SIFI certificate. She has since worked with Bronx Defenders as a client advocate/social worker and Eastside House Settlement as a […]

Deputy Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy visits WHCP

New York, NY –  Washington Heights CORNER Project (WHCP) hosted a site tour and meeting with Mr. Michael Botticelli, Deputy Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) on June 6th, 2013. WHCP staff featured services provided onsite including syringe exchange, drop-in center, peer delivered syringe exchange, outreach, overdose prevention, […]

CORNER Stories

You’re invited to celebrate the release of our first book! This event is open to the public and proceeds from book donations go directly to supporting a second workshop series. We hope to see you on June 13th!

Article featured on TheFix.com on WHCP

A writer from TheFix.com (Sarah Beller) connected with WHCP staff over the month of May on outreach and in the office to learn more about syringe exchange programs and the harm reduction model. We were thrilled that Ms. Beller captured the variety of work that WHCP participates in and the benefits of harm reduction […]

WHCP team participates in the Coogan’s 5K in Washington Heights

On March 3rd, the WHCP team ran our first team race event at the Coogan’s Salsa, Blues, and Shamrocks 5K in Washington Heights. Up Fort Washington Avenue, into and around the Cloisters in Fort Tryon Park, and back. We’ll be doing it again in 2014 so save the date! Can’t wait until then to get in […]

WHCP hires new Program Director Juan David Gastolomendo

On December 7th, WHCP welcomed Juan David Gastolomendo, LMSW, MPH, as the new Program Director. Juan David has worked in the human services field for over 12 years with Latino, HIV positive, LGBT, and immigrant communities, and children at risk. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a concentration in Social Work […]

WHCP Welcomes New Executive Director Taeko Frost

New York, NY –  Washington Heights CORNER Project, Northern Manhattan’s only harm reduction-specific social service agency, announced today that current Program Director Taeko Frost will be taking on the position of Executive Director as of January 1, 2013. Founder and current Executive Director Jamie Favaro is transferring leadership after seven years of service to […]

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    Join WHCP for our Seven Year Anniversary Party- December 4th at Cielo, NYC

Join WHCP for our Seven Year Anniversary Party- December 4th at Cielo, NYC

We couldn’t be more excited about celebrating our seven-year anniversary with you at Cielo Nighclub!

Seven Years In Heaven: A WHCP Benefit
Tuesday, December 4th 6-10 p.m.
Cielo Nightclub
18 Little West 12th Street, NYC

Cielo Nightclub has donated their event space and open bar at no cost to WHCP. We will also be rocking a great Silent Auction […]

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    WHCP Team Attends the 2012 Harm Reduction Conference in Portland, OR

WHCP Team Attends the 2012 Harm Reduction Conference in Portland, OR

Washington Heights CORNER Project was in full force at the 2012 Harm Reduction Conference in Portland, OR. The Conference which took place November 15th-18th was attended by Jamie Favaro, Taeko Frost, Hector Mata, Jessica O’Neill, Nilamon Santos, Samantha Olivares, Sarah Deutsch, Robert Suarez, Nik Krempasky and joined by 2011 volunteer Nick Van Breda who […]