Releases & Advisories

2024

Free A/C City Benefit for Eligible New Yorkers: Following Mayor Adams and NYC Emergency Management’s “Beat the Heat” announcement, the Public Engagement Unit is connecting New Yorkers to resources to help cool their homes this summer, May 31, 2024

Mayor Adams, New York City Emergency Management Announce Proactive Safety Plan To Help New Yorkers “Beat The Heat,” Resources To Protect Against Extreme Summer Weather, May 30, 2024

New York City Civic Engagement Commission Announces Voting Phase of “The People’s Money” Citywide Participatory Budgeting Process, May 1, 2024

Less Than One Week Left to File Taxes: City Connects New Yorkers With Free Tax Prep Resources and Information on Expanded Tax Benefits, April 9, 2024

City and State Agencies Mobilize Citywide to Spread the Word About Medicaid Expansion for Undocumented Older New Yorkers, April 4, 2024

Mayor Adams Launches Multi-Pronged Effort to Connect More New Yorkers to Jobs and Training, Reduce Barriers to Opportunities, March 27, 2024

Mayor Adams Announces Launch of New York City's First-Ever Tenant Protection Cabinet, March 15, 2024

Helping Homeowners Stay in their Homes: City Spreading the Word about Urgent March 15 Homeowner Tax Exemption Deadline and Other Critical Homeowner Resources, March 12, 2024

NYC Health + Hospitals' NYC Care Reaches 125,000 Members, February 07, 2024

City Targets Unlawful Evictions in Brooklyn during Code Blue Temperatures, January 30, 2024

The NYC Mayor's Public Engagement Unit Kicks off Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service, January 13, 2024

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2023

Mayor's Public Engagement Unit leads 2023 Benefits Enrollment Push, December 21, 2023

Mayor's Public Engagement Unit launches new day of action to keep older New Yorkers and New Yorkers with disabilities in their homes, December 18, 2023

NYC Health + Hospitals, NYC Mayor's Public Engagement Unit, NY State of Health, NYC Human Resources Administration, and NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene host health care access webinars, December 5, 2023

Many New Yorkers may qualify for low-cost and no-cost internet connectivity but have not enrolled, November 28, 2023

New Yorkers Have Until December 15 to Enroll for Health Insurance Starting in the New Year, November 15, 2023

In Recognition of National Primary Care Week, NYC CARE, and Mayor's Public Engagement Unit Partner to Connect NYC Care Members to Primary Care, October 5, 2023

Public Engagement Unit Announces Live Tenant Helpline to Keep New Yorkers in their Homes, July 17, 2023

Mayor's Public Engagement Unit Hosts Health Insurance Renewal Week of Action Across the City, June 28, 2023

Mayor's Public Engagement Unit, NYC Care, Bronxnet, and La Central YMCA to Host Health Care Fair for Bronx Families, March 30, 2023

Mayor's Public Engagement Unit and Assembly Member Williams to Host Resource Fair in Brooklyn, March 28, 2023

HPD Combats Tenant Harassment in Rent-Regulated Buildings, Expanding Successful Partners in Preservation Program, March 22, 2023

NYC Mayor's Public Engagement Unit and openigloo Partner to Promote Tenant Rights, March 9, 2023

City Of New York And NY State Of Health Encourage New Yorkers To Enroll In Quality, Affordable Health Insurance, March 7, 2023

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New York City Kickes Off Fifth Annual Civics Week March 6, 2023

2022

Agencies Launch Week of Action to Enroll Older New Yorkers and those with Disabilities into Programs to Reduce Housing Costs December 13, 2022

Mayor Adams Establishes First-Ever Office of Engagement, Streamlines City's Civic Engagement Efforts December 13, 2022

Media Advisory: City of New York and NY State of Health Encourage New Yorker to Enroll in Quality, Affordable Health Insurance for New Year December 6, 2022

GetCoveredNYC and the Department of Veterans' Services Partner to Connect Veterans to Health Care in Honor of Veterans Day November 10, 2022

CUNY Interns Benefit Screening September 14, 2022

NY State of Health Partners with GetCoveredNYC, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to Promote Affordable Health Insurance at NYC Supermarkets August 24, 2022

Mayor's Public Engagement Unit Conducts Outreach to Promote Fair Fares August 12, 2022

Mayor Eric Adams Celebrates the end of a Health Care Week of Action and Encourages New Yorkers to get Covered with GetCoveredNYC July 30, 2022

NYC Health + Hospitals, Mayor's Public Engagement Unit Launched Healthcare Week of Action, Stopping in One Borough Each Day July 30, 2022

Univision New York Promotes Water Safety in Partnership with the Public Engagement Unit Throughout NYC Via "Contigo A Salvo" Summer 2022 Campaign July 25, 2022

City Promotes Benefits of Renting to Voucher Holders as Part of 'Do Something Good for Your Neighbor Day' May 16, 2022

Mayor Adams Launches new Multiagency Initiative to Bring City Services Directly to Underserved New Yorkers April 15, 2022

City of New York and NY State of Health Encourage New Yorkers to Enroll in Quality, Affordable Health Insurance April 4, 2022

Department of Consumer and Worker Protection Announces Financial Empowerment Centers Have Helped New Yorkers Save $10 Million March 23, 2022

Almost One Month Until Tax Day: Department of Consumer and Worker Protection Reminds Eligible New Yorkers to File Their Taxes for Free March 16, 2022

Civics Week 2022 Kicks Off Civic Engagement and Voter Registration Drive in NYC Schools March 7, 2022

Media Advisory: City to Host Virtual Town Hall for Tenants on Housing Policy Changes March 3, 2022

Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City Partners with Bank of America, the Met Council to Immediately Distribute $2250 to Every Household Impacted by Bronx Fire January 14, 2022

New York State of Health has Extended the Open Enrollment Deadline NYC Encourages New Yorkers to "Get Covered" with a Day of Action on January 19 January 14, 2022

Mayor Adams Makes Announcement on Tenant Outreach Effort January 13, 2022

Mayor Adams Calls for Additional Emergency Federal Aid for Emergency Rental Assistance Program January 13, 2022

2021