Youth Connect

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DYCD's Youth Connect is a resource and referral service for youth, families and community-based organizations (CBO) utilizing web-based strategies and confidential toll-free hotline. Youth Connect's mission is to increase access to and visibility of New York City's opportunities for young people by serving as a one-stop shop for all youth-related resources in NYC.

DYCD Youth Connect provides information and assistance to callers in over 180 languages. 

Our hours of operation are from Monday – Friday 9 AM – 5 PM. 

Call in NYC: 800-246-4646

Outside NYC: 646-343-6800


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