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New Alternatives for Children Overview

New York, NY
201 to 500 employees
1982
Nonprofit Organization
Social Assistance
$10 to $25 million (USD) per year
Unknown
New Alternatives for Children, Inc. (NAC) is an award-winning not-for-profit agency in Midtown Manhattan, with a satellite Bronx office, dedicated to serving children and families with medical complexities, disabilities, chronic illnesses and behavioral challenges. Working with ... Read more

Mission: With more than 34 years of focus on an exclusive mission, NAC’s services enable children to remain in or to be returned to their families whenever possible or to be adopted by loving families. Working primarily with children whose birth families live in poverty ... Read more

New Alternatives for Children Reviews

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New Alternatives for Children Executive Director Arlene Goldsmith
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
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    I worked at New Alternatives for Children full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great mission, smart staff, nice location

    Cons

    Low pay, low appreciation for staff

    Advice to Management

    Social workers are overworked and underpaid. Please show more appreciation for their work.

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New Alternatives for Children Interviews

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    Saturday Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at New Alternatives for Children (New York, NY) in November 2017.

    Interview

    There was Minimal eye contact, interviewer read from a basic question list, hadn't really looked at my resume. Interviewer didn't seem to know much about the position I was interviewing for.

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