DYCD Presents the Launch of discoverDYCD
DiscoverDYCD

Looking for an afterschool program in your neighborhood? Need information on literacy services or the nearest community center? The new discoverDYCD allows users to search for DYCD-funded providers by program type, borough, neighborhood or zip code, and provides contact information, lists of activities offered, and a mapping feature with navigation. Categories of services include COMPASS afterschool, Family Support, Immigrant Services, Jobs & Internships, Reading & Writing, Runaway & Homeless Youth, and Summer Programs. Advanced search features also allow users to narrow results through keywords.

We hope you find discoverDYCD useful as you take advantage of the diverse resources and opportunities that New York City has to offer.


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RFP

WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR IN-SCHOOL YOUTH (ISY) PROGRAMS    
Through the HHS Accelerator system, DYCD is proud to release the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Request for Proposals for In-School Youth (ISY) to those organizations prequalified in the relevant service areas. Likewise, proposals must be submitted through the HHS Accelerator system in the manner set forth in the “Procurement” section of the system by those same pre-qualified organizations.

Through this RFP, DYCD is seeking appropriately qualified organizations to implement federally funded Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) programs for In-School Youth ages 14-21 years old.

It is anticipated that the contract term will be from September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2020 with options to renew for up to an additional two years.
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Ladders For Leaders

NYC LADDERS FOR LEADERS IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!   
Looking for a Paid, Professional Summer Internship? Apply to Ladders for Leaders and take the first step to landing your dream internship.
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COMPASS Elementary Programs Request for Proposals Reissue 2016  
Through the HHS Accelerator system, DYCD is proud to release the COMPASS Elementary Programs REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) Re-issue 2016 to those organizations prequalified in the relevant service areas. Likewise, proposals must be submitted through the HHS Accelerator system in the manner set forth in the “Procurement” section of the system by those same pre-qualified organizations. 

Through this RFP, DYCD is seeking appropriately qualified nonprofit organizations to operate school-based COMPASS elementary programs for students in grades K -5.

It is anticipated that the contract term will be from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2019 with options to renew for up to an additional three years.
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Ladders For Leaders

2015 Ladders for Leaders Annual Report  
Ladders for Leaders, a nationally recognized professional internship program serving outstanding high school and college students, saw a strong growth in 2015: the program more than doubled from 475 participants in 2014 to 1,035 this year. Through first-time partnerships with companies like AOL, Pandora, and Medidata, the program has created 203 positions for students in New York City’s growing tech industry, up from just 44 slots last year.
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RFP

Spring 2016 Scholarship Applications Due Date Extended
to January 14  

DYCD's Family Development Training and Credentialing (FDC) Program, and Family Development Credentialing Program for Supervisors have released its Spring 2016 applications. 

Both emphasize a family development approach as a way of redirecting how health, education, and human services are delivered to families and individuals.  Applications must be received no later than Thursday, January 14, 2016.
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RFP

COMPASS EXPLORE Request for Proposals Released  
DYCD is proud to release the COMPASS Explore Request for Proposals (RFP) through the HHS Accelerator system. Through this RFP, DYCD is seeking appropriately qualified nonprofit organizations to  operate COMPASS Explore programs for elementary, middle and high school students. Through single focused activities, COMPASS Explore programs will offer students the opportunity to devote time and energy to a particular interest or passion. 

It is anticipated that the contract term will be from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2019 with options to renew for an additional three years..
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RFP

COMPASS High Request for Proposals Released  
DYCD is proud to release the COMPASS High Request for Proposals (RFP) through the HHS Accelerator system.  In this RFP, DYCD is seeking appropriately qualified nonprofit organizations to provide school-based COMPASS High programs for students entering grades 9 and 10.  These programs will offer peer support and positive adult role models and will motivate students to remain engaged in school, pursue their goals and interests and explore post-secondary and career options. 

It is anticipated that the contract term will be from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2019 with options to renew for an additional three years.
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SYEP

2015 Summer Youth Employment Program Annual Summary 
DYCD Releases The NYC Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Annual Summary for 2015.
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DYCD news

Neighborhood Development Area Negotiations
In accordance with Section 3-04(a) of the Procurement Policy Board Rules, the Department of Youth and Community Development’s (DYCD) intends to enter into negotiations with the following contractors to provide Neighborhood Development Services as indicated here.

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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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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 2016 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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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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