Community Engagement & Partnerships

Executive Vice President for Community Engagement and Partnerships: Ukah Busgith

Community Engagement & Partnerships (CEP)

The Department of Community Engagement & Partnerships (CEP) engages and connects NYCHA residents to critical programs, services, and the priorities within NextGeneration NYCHA — the Authority’s 10 year strategic plan. CEP supports NYCHA’s extensive network of Resident Associations and also manages partnerships, programs and initiatives in the areas of economic opportunity, youth, senior and social services.

Formerly known as Community Programs & Development or CP&D, the refocused and enhanced mission is designed to better inform, enrich and empower New York City’s public housing residents and their communities. Read the CEP Fact Sheet.

Community Engagement & Partnerships works with residents and partners through five departments:


Contact us to explore partnership opportunities.

Community Engagement & Partnerships Map

Find available resources online through the Community Engagement & Partnerships (CEP) Map. Locate nearby workforce programs, adult education services, community and senior centers, and a host of other services. This online map provides information about available CEP Partner services for NYCHA residents. Users can choose the services for specific needs by clicking the check box next to the list of resources.

Community Engagement & Partnerships Map

Data and estimates are updated monthly. This map is best viewed in the latest Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Apple Safari browsers.