DYCD is committed to expanding opportunities for New York City's young people. Our youth employment programs help young people to gain workplace experience and further their education.
A seven-week summer employment initiative open to young people between the ages of 14 and 24. Participants work up to 25 hours a week while earning $7.25 per hour in assignments that include government agencies, hospitals, summer camps, nonprofits, small businesses, and retailers. The application process begins April.
An innovative program that offers high school and college students the opportunity to participate in summer internships with some of the most dynamic corporations and businesses in New York City.
As part of Mayor Bloomberg's Commission for Economic Opportunity, DYCD is providing the most job-ready disconnected youth with short-term paid internships, job placements, and follow-up services.
Provides occupational skills, employment services, and educational opportunities to low-income high school juniors and seniors.
Provides extensive job training and employment services to 16-21 year-olds who are not enrolled in school.
Pathfinder is an online resource where trainers, employers and people who work with kids connect to share job, training and career opportunities in New York City! Membership is free and offers current information on job openings, trainings and educational opportunities that will help you have the greatest possible positive impact on kids.