Audio Description: DYCD Deputy Commissioner and Chief Operating Officer Alan Cheng, discusses DYCD’s role in supporting the City’s mass vaccination efforts, along with other city agencies. Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships Joyce Duverce, presents several DYCD virtual events, that YB/YC members can participate in during Spring 2021.
The New York City Youth Board advises DYCD on the development of youth programs. The board is comprised of leaders from business, academia, government, foundations, and the non-profit sector.
DYCD administers federally funded youth workforce development programs under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Under WIOA, the NYC Workforce Development Board can convene a Youth Committee to support the provision of WIOA youth services. The Committee helps to strengthen the capacity of workforce development programs to provide high-quality services aligned with employer needs.
The Youth Board and Youth Committee meet jointly on a quarterly basis.