Health and Wellness

Trinity's Family and Neighborhood Resource Center (FNRC)

(518) 449-5155

 

FREE Tax Preparation Service and Financial Literacy Classes

Our well trained volunteers are ready to assist you with your taxes.  For those who make less than $51,000/year – YOUR State and Federal Tax returns can be prepared and filed…for FREE!   2013 boasted some record results for those who qualified for Trinity’s VITA program.  9 dedicated volunteers faithfully worked over 550 hours to serve 345 tax payers.  $423,766 in federal tax refunds were issues, along with $127,136 in New York State returns. 

Sewing, Knitting, Crocheting Circle

This group meets Fridays from 9:30am to 11:00am.  All materials are supplied free of charge by Trinity Alliance and finished products are donated to children and families in need.  Everyone is welcome to join.  If you don't know how to knit or crotchet, we will teach you!

Dancing With Our Elders

An all year round wellness program offered at no cost to senior citizens who are over 55 years old.  It is provided on Wednesdays at 2pm at Trinity Alliance.  15 Trinity Place Albany, NY.  The dance instructor is Mr. Carlos Osorio of Cumbia Spirit Dance School.  Our Dancing With Our Elders group performed "The Wobble" at the 2014 "Time, Tradition, Trinity" Gala Celebration in front of 400 guests!

Parents Are Us

The program participants think about and focus on parents and children’s capacities, strengths, and developmental needs. It identifies community resources and family supports that help to build healthy parents with healthy children.  Parents engage in activities that will enhance existing parenting skills and learn and practice new skills.  

Albany Bike Rescue   

Albany Bike Rescue (ABR) is a volunteer run organization serving the capital region since 2003.  Using discarded and donated bicycles, ABR teaches bicycle maintenance and repair to increase the knowledge and skills of those attending our bicycle repair workshops.  Participants work toward earning a bike while learning bike repair skills.  The bicycles that we repair provide a means to practical, affordable transportation and helps promote environmental sustainability and healthy living in our communities.

Albany Bike Rescue has been located at Trinity Alliance, 15 Trinity Place, Albany NY since October 2005 and is open two evenings per week, year round on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 6:00pm - 8:00pm.   This past year we assisted approximately 1600 people ranging in ages from 5 to 65.