Past Events

Below are events DCA recently attended.

September 4, 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Bronx Community Board 12 District Service Cabinet Meeting
4101 White Plains
Bronx, NY 10466
This event is not open to the public.

 

September 4, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Bronx Community Board 8 District Service Cabinet Meeting
5676 Riverdale Avenue, # 100
Bronx, NY 10471
This event is not open to the public.

 

August 30, 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

5th Annual Back To School Block Party Hosted by Council Member Mark Levine
141st Street betweent Hamilton Place & Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10031

 

August 29, 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Acacia Network, Inc. 2018 Annual Seniors’ Conference
New York Hilton Hotel
1335 6th Avenue
New York, NY 10019

 

August 28, 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tabling At New Sanctuary Coalition Immigration Clinic
NYU - Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square
New York, NY 10012

 

August 25, 12 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) Coney Island Houses Family Day
3030 Surf Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11224

 

August 25, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Lenox Road Baptist Church Community Wellness Fair
1356 Nostrand Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226

 

August 24, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Commission on Gender Equity: Brooklyn Info Session
Brooklyn Public Library, Dr. S Stevan Cutural Center
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY

 

August 23, 6:30 p.m.

City Hall in Your Borough: Town Hall with Mayor Bill de Blasio
Hebrew Educational Society
9502 Seaview Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11236
Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and close at 7 p.m. Space is limited - please RSVP by August 22 at 5:00 p.m. To RSVP, visit www.nyc.gov/cd46townhall, email brooklyntownhall@cityhall.nyc.gov, or call (212) 788-7929

 

August 23, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Know Your Rights Forum
Hosted by Council Member Francisco Moya and Assembly Member Ari Espinal
Saint Leo Church
104-05 49th Avenue
Corona, NY 11368

 

August 23, 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Tabling At Flushing Interfaith Council Summer Fair
13532 38th Avenue
Flushing, NY 11354

 

August 23, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Consumer Protection Workshop on Immigration Assistance Service Providers
Flatbush YMCA
1401 Flatbush Avenue, Room 202
Brooklyn, NY 11210

 

August 22, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.<

Know Your Rights Training: Staten Island Family Justice Center
126 Stuyvesant Pl
Staten Island, NY 10301
This event is not open to the public.

 

August 22, 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

City Hall in Your Borough: City Resource Fair
Ingersoll Community Center - University Settlement
177 Myrtle Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Sign Up Here to Attend: www.nyc.gov/BK-CHIYB or by calling (212) 788-1472

 

August 22, 7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

City Hall in Your Borough: Student Loan Debt Day of Action
DCA will hand out information regarding resources for those with student loan debt to local residents and commuters.
Various locations throughout Brooklyn
Interested in participating as a volunteer? Sign up to be a DCA volunteer

 

August 21, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.

City Hall in Your Borough: Workers' Bill of Rights Day of Action
DCA will hand out information regarding workplace protections.
Sunset Park neighborhood
Brooklyn, NY

 

August 21, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

DCA Roundtable for Local Businesses
Greenhouse Café
7717 3rd Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11209
View event flyer

 

August 20, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Business Roundtable with NYC Public Advocate
Church of the Holy Trinity
316 East 88th Street
New York, NY 10128

 

August 19, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The Community Fair
Hosted by North Bronx SDA Church
3743 Bronxwood Avenue
Bronx, NY 10469

 

August 18, 12 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) Gun Hill Family Day
Holland Avenue between Gun Hill and Magenta Street
Bronx, NY 10462

 

August 17, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Staten Island NeON Summer Resource Jam
Hosted by NYC Department of Probation
340 Bay Street
Staten Island, NY 10301

 

August 15, 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Job Search Planning and Tips for Mature Workers
NYPL - Science, Industry and Business Library
188 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016

 

August 14, 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.

New Sanctuary Coalition’s Immigration Clinic
NYU Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Sq South
New York, NY 10012

 

August 14, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Brooklyn Bridge to Employment Career Fair
Industry City
233 37th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232

 

August 12, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Faith Apostolic Church of GOD 7th Day Community Health & Wellness Fair
628 Osborn Street
Brooklyn, NY 11212

 

August 9, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Brooklyn District Attorney's Immigration Forum
All Saints Catholic Church
115 Throop Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11206

 

August 9, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Harlem Week NYC Economic Development Day
Columbia University-Alfred Lerner Hall
115th Street & Broadway
New York, NY

 

August 8, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Tabling Event + Lecture Community Forum: #14YMobilize; In Support of Immigrants impacted by immigration policies.
The 14th Street Y / 344 East 14th Street
New York, NY 10003

 

August 8, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Workers’ Rights Presentation for Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration at Coalición Mexicana
389 East 150th Street, #3
Bronx, NY 10455

 

August 7, 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

New Sanctuary Coalition’s Immigration Clinic
NYU - Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Sq South
New York, NY 10012

 

August 7, Hours Vary by NYPD Precinct

National Night Out Against Crime
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships to help make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. It seeks to strengthen the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement, fostering a true sense of community. DCA staff will table at a number of National Night Out locations to distribute materials and answer questions.
Visit nyc.gov/NNO to find your local precinct's event location.

 

August 7, 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Bronx Community Board 8 District Service Cabinet Meeting
Jerome Park Library Branch
118 Eames Place
Bronx, NY 10468
This event is not open to the public.

 

August 5, 12 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Know Your Rights! Immigration Forum
Hosted by Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez
St. Brigid Catholic Academy
438 Grove Street
Brooklyn, NY 11237

 

August 3, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Catholic Charities 10th Annual Kids Fun Day
23rd Avenue and Crescent Street
Astoria, NY 11105

 

August 2, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

2018 Housing Conference
Hosted by People Against Landlord Abue & Tenant Exploitation (P.A.L.A.N.T.E.)
City College
North Academic Center
1605 Amsterdam
New York, NY 10027
RSVP Required. Call 212-491-2541 or email palante@palanteharlem.org

 

August 1, 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

General DCA Presentation at Legal Hand Jamaica
149-13 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, New York 11435

 

July 30, 10 a.m.

Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment on Procedures of the Office of Labor Policy and Standards
The Department of Consumer Affairs Office of Labor Policy and Standards (OLPS) is proposing rules to clarify the laws enforced by OLPS, established pursuant to Chapter 20-a of the New York City Charter, to provide guidance to covered employers and protected workers and set forth OLPS' procedures in enforcing the laws within its jurisdiction.
View notice, statement of basis and purpose of proposed rule, and more at nyc.gov/nycrules.
42 Broadway, 5th Floor Hearing Room
New York, NY 10004

 

July 27, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

City Hall in Your Borough: Workers' Rights Day of Action
DCA and El Centro will educate workers about workplace laws and distribute the Workers’ Bill of Rights.
350 Port Richmond Avenue
Staten Island, NY

 

July 26, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Fair Workweek Training with National Supermarket Alliance
30-50 Whitestone Expressway, Suite 301
Flushing, NY 11354
This event is not open to the public.

 

July 26, 11 a.m.

Roundtable for Local Businesses
Forest Avenue Business Improvement District
705 Forest Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10310
View event flyer

 

July 25, 6:30 p.m.

City Hall in Your Borough: Town Hall with Mayor Bill de Blasio
Curtis High School
105 Hamilton Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301
Space is limited - please RSVP by July 24 at 5 p.m. For more information and to RSVP, visit nyc.gov/cd49townhall

 

July 25, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Wage & Hour Training for Members at Restaurant Opportunity Center
275 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10001
This event is not open to the public.

 

July 24, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

City Hall in Your Borough: City Resource Fair
Gerard Carter Center
230 Broad Street
Staten Island, NY 10304

 

July 23, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Business & Career Center: Freelancer Isn’t Free Act Training
Brooklyn Central Library
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238

 

July 21, 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Chhaya CDC Presents: Chatpati Mela
77th Street between Roosevelt & 37th Avenue
Jackson Heights, NY 11372

 

July 20, 10 a.m.

Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment on Promulgation of General Vendors Penalty Schedule
DCA is proposing to amend Subchapter B of Chapter 6 of Title 6 of the Rules of the City of New York to establish fixed penalties for the violations of the laws and rules related to general vendors.
View notice, statement of basis and purpose of proposed rule, and more at nyc.gov/nycrules.
42 Broadway, 5th Floor Hearing Room
New York, NY 10004

 

July 19, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Prospect Park YMCA New Americans Program Presentation
357 9th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215

 

July 18, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Protecting Immigrant New Yorkers (PINY) Councilmember Briefing on Immigration Assistance Service Providers
250 Broadway, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10007
This event is not open to the public.

 

July 17, 6:30 p.m.

The State of Workers’ Rights in New York City: Advances and Setbacks in Turbulent Times
The Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Office of Labor Policy & Standards, in partnership with the City Commission on Human Rights and the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, will hold a public hearing about the state of workers’ rights in NYC. Join us to hear how workers are defending and advancing their workplace rights. The hearing will include panels of workers who will testify about issues they face at work, followed by open testimony from low-wage and immigrant workers, worker advocate groups, labor unions, nonprofits, and community-based organizations.
LaGuardia Community College
Little Theatre (Room M134)
30-10 Thomson Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101
View event flyer.

 

July 16, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Community Input Session in Brooklyn
EmpoweredNYC is a new initiative strengthening the financial stability of New Yorkers with disabilities and their families. At this event, we will ask you to share the barriers in your life that have made it difficult for you to grow financially and to give us feedback on the types of programs and services that would be most beneficial to you and your family.
Brooklyn Borough Hall
209 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, NY
To register and request accommodations, visit http://bit.ly/CommunityInputSessionsRSVP.
View event flyer.

 

July 14, 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Rutgers Houses Family and Friends Day
Rutgers basketball Court behind 45 Pike Street
New York, NY 10002

 

July 13, 10 a.m.

Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment on Amendment of Rules Regarding Immigration Assistance Services
DCA is proposing new rules to implement changes to subchapter 14-a of chapter 5 of title 20 of the New York City Administrative Code, amended by Local Law 63 for the Year 2017, relating to the Department’s rules governing immigration assistance service providers.
View notice, statement of basis and purpose of proposed rule, and more at nyc.gov/nycrules.
42 Broadway, 5th Floor Hearing Room
New York, NY 10004

 

July 12, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Paid Safe Leave Training for Staff
Family Justice Center
80 Centre Street
New York, NY 10013
This event is not open to the public.

 

July 12, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Community Input Session in Queens
EmpoweredNYC is a new initiative strengthening the financial stability of New Yorkers with disabilities and their families. At this event, we will ask you to share the barriers in your life that have made it difficult for you to grow financially and to give us feedback on the types of programs and services that would be most beneficial to you and your family.
JFK Jr. School
57-12 94th Street
Queens, NY
To register and request accommodations, visit http://bit.ly/CommunityInputSessionsRSVP.
View event flyer.

 

July 11, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Presentation with Comptroller's Community Action Center
1 Centre Street, Room 517
New York, NY 10007
This event is not open to the public.

 

July 10, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Community Input Session in the Bronx
EmpoweredNYC is a new initiative strengthening the financial stability of New Yorkers with disabilities and their families. At this event, we will ask you to share the barriers in your life that have made it difficult for you to grow financially and to give us feedback on the types of programs and services that would be most beneficial to you and your family.
Hostos Community College
475 Grand Concourse, Room C-391
Bronx, NY
To register and request accommodations, visit http://bit.ly/CommunityInputSessionsRSVP.
View event flyer.

 

July 5, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Fair Workweek Law Training for Professional Staff Congress (CUNY)
61 Broadway
New York, NY 10006
This event is not open to the public.