November is Runaway and Homeless Youth Awareness Month

    November is RHY Awareness Month 

    The NYC Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) funds services for Runaway &  Homeless Youth that include Drop-in Centers, Crisis Services Programs, Transitional Independent Living programs, and Street Outreach and Referral Services. 

PicCommissioner Howard Celebrating National Father Take Your Child to School Day

    New York City Celebrates National Father Take Your Child to School Day

    New York City is celebrating 'Dad Take Your Child to School' Day, a campaign first introduced in 2007.  Dozens of fathers and father figures across 70 New York City schools had a chance to participate and walk their children to school Thursday.

    Watch the News 12 cover story

What's Your SYEP Story?

    What's Your SYEP Story?

    2023, we will be celebrating the 60th year of the Summer Youth Employment Program! To kick off the festivities, we want to hear your SYEP story. Were you an SYEP participant, partner, or employer? Have a story to share? Tell us about your experience and what SYEP means to you in the link below
    Share Your SYEP Story

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    We partnered with the NYPD, the City's District Attorneys, and community-based organizations to open 100 gyms across the city as part of the  "Saturday Night Lights" (SNL). Learn about SNL programs near you.

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