Work, Learn & Grow Employment Program

The Work, Learn & Grow Employment Program is releasing applications soon.

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    The Work, Learn & Grow Employment Program provides 2016 SYEP participants who are between the ages of 14 – 24 and currently in-school with career readiness training and paid employment opportunities for up to twenty-five weeks from October to April. The next application cycle will begin at the end of this month.
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2016 Beacon Summer Games

2016 Beacon Summer Games - As part of the 25 years of Beacon Programs celebration, we were pleased to host the 2016 Beacon Summer Games.

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    As a part of the Department of Youth and Community Developments celebration of 25 years of Beacon Programs, we were pleased to host the 2016 Beacon Summer Games. This five-week curriculum provided campers with the opportunity to create, collaborate, and participate in their own Olympic-sized event!
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2016 Jr Liberty Games
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    Skills Clinic & Community Service Day (with special presentation from FDNY). NY Liberty players Tanisha Wright, Epiphanny Prince, Amanda Zahui B., and Adut Bulgak as well as NY Knicks player Marshall Plumlee, joined DYCD’s Jr. Liberty players at the M.S. 343 Beacon program for the league’s final skills clinic and day of service.
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Visit to the FDNY Fire Academy
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    Participants of SYEP and YAIP had the opportunity to visit the FDNY Fire Academy on Randall's Island and be a Firefighter for a day!

    They participated in FDNY themed evolutions like roof rope rescue, extinguishing a car fire, mobile CPR training and much more.
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DYCD Needs Assessment Survey

Share your feedback about resources and the needs of your community. Please take a few moments to complete the Community Needs Assessment.

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    DYCD invites you to share your feedback about resources and the needs of your community. Please take a few moments to complete the Community Needs Assessment — which includes a Youth Survey for the first time ever.
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