Bars? We raise them. Lives? We change them.


Our sole mission is to ignite women of all generations and cultures to higher levels of opportunities and skills.


At Vita Center Inc. women find purpose and are able to connect with one another to unite in their mission and purpose.

When women unite, they become a unified agent for change, improving their own lives and the lives of those who will follow.


Our Women's Community Work 

Early Childhood Education

Immigrant Services Program

Social Services Program

Women's Safe Program

Mental Wellness Program

Workforce Development Program

Training Courses -

Vita Teachers for Children

Under our Vita Teachers for Children Program, we provide NYS Certified courses that focus on increasing the knowledge of individuals who either work in a child care program or desire to obtain certifications to start their journey on their own child care business. We provide step-by-step guidance on all your needs for child care start-ups. 

Our classes include:

  • American Heart Association- Pediatric First Aid CPR/AED

  • 15 Hours Health & Safety Course

  • 30 Hour Course

  • Certified Development Associate (CDA) Certification

  • Managing Challenging Behaviors (Advanced) Course

To register please call us at (718) 880-7321.

For more information on other training classes that Vita Center offers under the Vita Teachers for Children Program please email us at or click here

 Sign up for our Vita Women’s Self Defense Class


Featured Blog Posts 

Sign up to our mailing list and receive our monthly VITA blogs on various topics for the everyday woman and family such as: the immigration experience, entrepreneur struggles and empowerment, tips and tricks for job seekers, and updated information on child care education. 

Legal Services Launch #VitaForImmigrants

Immigration Services at Vita Center!

We are excited to announce our partnership with an experienced immigration attorney to assist the organization in providing legal consultations for immigrants and their families. Through this program we are providing on-site consultations, application assistance, and step-by-step guidance for all your immigration needs.

To see our full range of services and book an appointment: Call us at (646) 748-4216 or email us at

We hope that our services, tools and resources can provide consumer protection for our NYC immigrant communities.

Click HERE for full list of services.

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Support the VITA movement

Vita Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to making dreams come true. Your donation can help us to continue educating and advocating for you and your community. Each donation goes towards class materials, free workshops, and resources Vita Center uses in the classroom and in outreach programs. 

Learn more about becoming a monthly supporter, and additional ways of donating today here.

Be Part of The Vita Team!

As our services at Vita Center Inc. continue to grow, we need our team to expand as well in order to provide quality and efficient services for our community. Due to our new programs and expansion of our clientele, we are looking to for two individuals that can fulfill the roles as Communications Intern (Unpaid) for our Immigrant Rights Program and an Office Management Intern (Unpaid) who can assist Special Projects as assigned. Individuals have to fulfill certain requirements for each role that shows dedication and skills needed for serving the community and best assisting the organization. Please click each picture for further details and how to apply. 

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Inspiring Women in History

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
— Eleanor Roosevelt
One of the lessons that I grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody says distract you from your goals
— Michelle Obama
There is no greater gift you can give or receive than to honor your calling. It’s why you were born.
— Oprah Winfrey
Every moment is an organizing opportunity, every person a potential activist, every minute a chance to change the world.
— Dolores Huerta