Keep your family healthy with these service providers in Queens.
UPDATED February 2019: Queens is home to a variety of doctors, dentists, health care plans, mental health professionals, and medical centers for kids and families, so you’re sure to find the provider you need. There are ways to keep your kids active in Queens, including playspaces, trampoline parks, dance studios, rock-climbing venues, basketball programs, tennis lessons, and soccer. You’ll also find health insurance providers, pediatricians, therapists and counselors, dentists, speech therapy, and orthodontists. These health care and wellness providers are located throughout Queens, including locations in neighborhoods such as Long Island City, Astoria, Forest Hills, Fresh Meadows, College Point, Middle Village, Rego Park, Bellerose, Sunnyside, Elmhurst, Jamaica, Bayside, Flushing, and Woodside.
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ACD is a family-owned business which opened in November 2017 after the owner, who has provided in home childcare in Astoria for more than 10 years, noticed a lack of activities, classes, and play for parents and children to enjoy. Since opening, ACD has joined up with many businesses such as Petite Ballroom, Kids Music Together, The Pineapple Explorers Club, and Soccer Friends USA. Our goal is to provide a safe and educational space for children to learn and grow through healthy activities including exploring, music, dance, and play most of all!
AMERICAN DANCE & DRAMA
188-22 Union Turnpike, Fresh Meadows
68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village
American Dance & Drama Studio is the original neighborhood school that was established more than 44 years ago at the same location. We offer quality teaching and an extremely professional staff, while maintaining a fun and exciting environment. Come visit our new, multi-level, high-tech studios—the largest in Queens at 7,000-square-feet! We offer classes for ages 2 through adults in all types of dance, as well as gymnastics, drama, Zumba, and singing. Call now, there is still time to register!
COMPREHENSIVE CONSULTATION PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES, P.C.
114-20 Queens Blvd. Suite CS 2
180 E. 79th St. Suite 1C
Comprehensive Consultation Psychological Services, P.C. is a group of school and neuro-psychologists, who diagnose and assess a variety of conditions in children and adults. We perform neuropsychological, educational, speech, language, and psychiatric evaluations to help you understand your child’s strengths and weaknesses, and plan for their educational success and emotional well-being. Who we help: children and adults with learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD/ADD), memory and processing deficits, developmental disorders (speech delay, motor, and adaptive delays), depression, anxiety, behavioral issues, and mood disorders.
Cunningham Tennis offers programs for all levels, ages 4-18. Our programs run all year with indoor and outdoor seasons. Our goal is to provide tennis instruction from adult teaching professionals through pathways that provide a clear road of development. We aim to share our expertise and love for the game of tennis. Tennis is a great game for the whole family. It provides physical and mental health benefits including improved cardiovascular health, muscle development, focus, problem solving skills, self-esteem, and mood. Cunningham Tennis also offers a Schools Program and Summer Camp.
At Girl's & Boy’s Basketball and Beyond, our Summer Camp focuses on healthy lifestyle habits. Childhood obesity is a serious health threat to children! Obesity has doubled in children and quadrupled in teenagers over the past 30 years nationwide. Through our weekly themed lessons, we will teach your child a holistic approach to learning basketball, nutrition, and education. The main cause of childhood obesity is a combination of eating too much and exercising too little. Health risks associated with childhood obesity include Type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure. Enroll now!
LONG ISLAND CENTER FOR SPEECH AND MYOFUNCTIONAL THERAPY
Locations across Suffolk and Nassau: East Yaphank, Farmingville, Stony Brook, Commack, Jericho, Wantagh, and Lake Success
Queens: 718-640-6767 Nassau: 516-216-1791 Suffolk: 631-689-6858
Janine Stiene, speech-language pathologist, owns and operates Long Island Center for Speech and Myofunctional Therapy. With her group of therapists, she supports families and children across Long Island, specializing in PROMPT, feeding, myofunctional therapy, voice disorders, fluency, augmentative communication, articulation, auditory processing disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders (adults and children). Intensive feeding therapy for individuals who suffer from texture and consistency aversions, and FEES—Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing—are also offered. Seven affiliated offices across Long Island participate with most health insurance and offer evening and Saturday hours.
Superkickers offers many programs year-round to keep the kids healthy and fit. Soccer consists of four seasons throughout the year, with many indoor locations starting at age 2, so even the youngsters can keep active when it is freezing out! There are also Acrobatics and Dance drop-in classes. Our after-school, mini camps, and summer camps are great when school is not in session as a place where in addition to sports we offer music, arts, and yoga. Our mission is to keep children active and engaged in fun activities in a non-competitive environment where kids learn new skills, make friends, and improve self-esteem.
USTA BILLIE JEAN KING NATIONAL TENNIS CENTER
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Flushing
Register now at: ntc.usta.com
The USTA Billie Jean National Tennis Center offers year-round programs as well as fun-filled summer day camps for all ages and levels. We offer camps for the recreational student up to and including academy level players. Enrollment is available online at ntc.usta.com. Campers work on tennis techniques, tactics, sports conditioning, and strategy geared to maximizing learning while having fun. As the students develop, they are advanced to more challenging groups. Our camp also offers cross-training activities, such as soccer, softball, basketball, and many field trips to venues located nearby.