The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) invests in a network of community based organizations and programs to alleviate the effects of poverty and provide opportunities for New Yorkers and communities to flourish.
DYCD contracts with various community-based organizations that provide services and activities for youth and low-income populations.
To do business with the City of New York, organizations need to create a vendor account in the City’s Payee Information Portal (PIP) (to get paid) and also in Procurement and Sourcing Solutions Portal (PASSPort) (for all other contracting actions, including completing vendor disclosures, finding and responding to contracting opportunities, signing the contract upon contract award, and much more). The Mayor’s Office of Contract Services (MOCS) developed and maintains PASSPort.
Learn more about PASSPort and contracting with NYC – visit the MOCS website: Getting Started: An Introduction to Doing Business with the City of New York
To view contracting opportunities, visit the PASSPort Public Portal.
Note: A PASSPort account is required to respond to solicitations (RFx). Organizations looking to respond to Health and Human Services (HHS) solicitations need to have an approved HHS Prequalification Application in PASSPort.
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To respond to Health and Human Services Solicitations
Health and Human Services (HHS) Request for Proposals (RFPs) are released through PASSPort. Providers should always check the PASSPort Public Portal to maintain awareness of all upcoming HHS RFPs.
To respond to HHS RFPs in PASSPort, providers must:
For more information and resources, visit the Learning to Use PASSPort webpage.
Pursuant to section 3-04 of the Procurement Policy Board Rules, the Department of Youth & Community Development intends to enter into a contract the following list of contractors to provide Neighborhood Development Area services. The contract terms will be from July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2025 with an option to renew for an additional three year period.
In accordance with Section 3-04(b)(2)(iii) of the Procurement Policy Board Rules, the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) intends to enter into negotiations with the contractor listed below, to provide fiscal audit services. The anticipated contract term will be from July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021 with no option to renew.
In accordance with Section 3-04(b)(2)(i)(c) of the Procurement Policy Board Rules, the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD), intends to enter into negotiations with the contractor listed below, to provide Comprehensive Services for Immigrant Families. Comprehensive Services for Immigrant Families helps identify the complex and multiple needs of newly-arrived immigrant families with limited English proficiency (LEP), and, in collaboration with a network of community-based providers, ensure they gain access to relevant services that will help them prosper and become self-sufficient. Each enrolled family will build self-advocacy skills and gain the knowledge to enable them to address specific challenges and navigate key systems that impact their lives (for example, the education, healthcare, housing, benefits, tax, workplace, and legal and immigration systems).
The anticipated term of this contract shall be from September 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023 with no option to renew.
If you are interested in receiving additional information regarding this procurement or any future procurements, please send an email to ACCO@dycd.nyc.gov.
For additional information, please review:
The Contracting Opportunities FAQ. You may also email us at ACCO@dycd.nyc.gov or call: 646-343-6399.