Ladders to Success

Our Program

Ladders to Success, located at FCA's Learning Center, will prepare identified High School students in Mathematics, Algebra, Reading and English to attain the placement test scores they need to avoid remedial classes and immediately access credit-bearing classes at Nassau Community College and beyond.



  • Mentoring and counseling
  • Tutoring to prepare for the accuplacer test
  • Career readiness and vocational planning services
  • Financial aid and FAFSA application assistance
  • Guidance throughout the college application process from start to finish
  • Workshop learning topics include dealing with anxieties, mindfulness, bullying, cultural diversity, and more!


Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 2pm-7pm
Alternative hours to be arranged as needed



Erica Schifano, LCSW, CASAC-T
(516) 485-4289 ext. 1223
31 Main Street
Hempstead, NY 11550