The 2015 NYC Youth Guide to Summer Fun is Now Available!
2015 NYC Youth Guide to Summer Fun

Commissioner Chong is pleased to present the 2015 New York City Youth Guide to Summer Fun. Whether you're looking for the hottest concerts, film festivals  and street fairs,or need to beat the heat at one of our many pools and beaches,there are  thousands of  attractions and  events  that  are  just  a quick walk  or subway or bus ride away. This guide is a partnership between New York City agencies, museums, youth groups, libraries,arts organizations and cultural institutions.
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Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Ladders for Leaders Request for Proposals
DYCD is proud to release the Summer Youth Employment Programs (SYEP) Ladders for Leaders Request for Proposal (RFP) through the HHS Accelerator system.  In this RFP, DYCD is seeking appropriately qualified organizations to administer the Ladders for Leaders (paid internships) service option of SYEP.   Participants will be aged 16-22 and must be in high school or college and have prior work experience, either paid or volunteer.  Contractors will provide intensive work readiness training to program youth before sending them on interviews with employers.

It is anticipated that the contract term will be from January 4, 2016 to January 3, 2019 with options to renew for three additional years.
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COMPASS School Based Elementary Programs Re-issue RFP Awards
DYCD is pleased to announce the COMPASS School Based Elementary Programs Re-issue RFP Awardees for Organizations Determined Eligible.
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SONYC Pilot Program RFP Awards
DYCD is pleased to announce the SONYC Pilot RFP Awardees for Organizations Determined Eligible.
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Vulnerable Youth Residential Services RFP Awards
DYCD is pleased to announce the Vulnerable Youth Residential Services RFP Awardees for Organizations Determined Eligible.
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COMPASS- Center Based or Non-Public Schools Elementary Programs RFP Awards
DYCD is pleased to announce the COMPASS - Center Based or Non-Public Schools Elementary Programs RFP Awardees for Organizations Determined Eligible.
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COMPASS School based RFP Awards
DYCD is pleased to announce the COMPASS School based RFP Awardees for Organizations Determined Eligible.
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SYEP

Check SYEP Status 
The New York City Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is open to all NYC residents between the ages of 14-24.
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2015 SYEP Alternative (in MS Word)

Download Summer Youth Employment Program 2015 FAQs (in PDF)
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Afterschool Pathfinder
Pathfinder is a free user-friendly website that brings together jobs & Professional Development opportunities for youth workers in NYC.   
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Help shape our City's future
Take the PlaNYC 2015 survey to share your ideas for the future of our city. 
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FY 2016 Budget Forms Are Availablel
The FY 2016 forms are now available online. CBO providers must ensure that all budgets and budget modifications submitted by their agency are in compliance with New York City and DYCD rules and regulations. 
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NDA Services RFP Awards
DYCD is pleased to announce the NDA Services RFP Awardees for Organizations Determined Eligible.
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Annual Report

DYCD is pleased to present the 2014 Annual Report
2014 was a tremendous year of growth for DYCD, including the launch of the School’s Out New York City (SONYC) afterschool program that nearly doubled the number of free afterschool seats for grades 6-8. In the 2014-15 school year, more than 78,000 middle schoolers will have access to high quality learning opportunities, including STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and other programming that are pathways to success for our young people.

We invite you to read further to learn more about DYCD and our efforts to fulfill the Mayor's vision of a thriving and more equitable New York City
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Immigrant Services ESOL/Civics Awards
DYCD is pleased to announce the following Immigrant Services ESOL/Civics Organizations Determined Eligible for Award.
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SONYC Awards at Non-Public Schools and Community Centers
DYCD is pleased to announce the following SONYC awards at Non-Public Schools and Community Centers.
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Get Your IDNYC Today!    
IDNYC is the new, free identification card for all New York City residents, which gives all of us the opportunity to show who we are — New Yorkers. As a government-issued photo identification card, IDNYC secures the peace of mind and access to City services that come from having recognized identification.
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FY 2015 Discretionary Contracts    
DYCD and other City agencies administer Discretionary contract funds. Discretionary funds are funds that non-profit, community-based social service providers use to meet the needs of local communities. The funds are allocated by the Members of the New York City Council.
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Opportunity Starts Now!
Apply for high-quality, full-day pre-k at Community-Based Early Childhood Centers. Use the new online search tool to find pre-k near you.
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transportation Transportation Program
Is youth organization making a trip? The Complimentary Subway Transportation Program can help.
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ImAGirl

NYC Girls Project
NYC New York City becomes the first major city in the nation to launch a girls' body image and self-esteem campaign.
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Register to vote in New York City.
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ACCESS ACCESS NYC - Benefit Information
Screen your family for over 30 City, State and Federal health and human service benefit programs. In addition to screening, you can learn about the programs, how to apply, where to go, and even print filled in applications.
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Locate City Services using NYCityMap
Use NYCityMap to find information on neighborhood information and City life.
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