Concept Papers

Neighborhood Development Area (NDA) Concept Paper
On behalf of Commissioner Bill Chong, the Department of Youth and Community Development is  pleased to present the Neighborhood Development Area (NDA) Concept Paper and invite you to comment on the approach it outlines with respect to critical social services for New York City’s low-income residents and communities. This Concept Paper serves as a precursor to NDA Request for Proposals (RFP), which are anticipated to be released this Fall through the HHS Accelerator system.  Programs  are projected to begin July 1, 2015.

To assist us in developing the forthcoming NDA RFPs, we greatly welcome thoughts and feedback.  Please email your comments to (enter “NDA” in the subject line of the email) no later than June 23, 2014.

May 16, 2014: Download Neighborhood Development Area (NDA) Concept Paper  (in PDF)

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