The report provides an overview of the recommendations of the New York City Domestic Violence Task Force. The NYC DV Task Force was created by Mayor Bill de Blasio in November 2016 and tasked with providing recommendations to enhance NYC's response to domestic violence. The report provides 21 specific recommendations in four areas: (1) expanding child and youth prevention and intervention; (2) enhancing criminal justice system responses; (3) strengthening New York City communities; and (4) improving citywide coordination to maximize resources.
At the request of DYCD and of the New York City Center of Economic Opportunity, which oversees the implementation, performance monitoring and evaluation of the majority of YMI programs, Policy Studies Associates, Inc. (PSA) conducted an evaluation of the YMI Cornerstone Mentoring Program during the 2013-14 school year.
This is the 3rd Edition of Free Verse is a journal of prose and poetry created by and for probation clients in our South Bronx Neighborhood Opportunity Network, or NeON. The project is led by Dave Johnson, the NeON's poet-in-residence, and Lonni Tanner of See ChangeNYC, an initiative of NYD Department of Design and Construction.
In collaboration with DYCD, five OST programs (two school-based and three center-based) were identified to gather information about STEM implementation and quality improvement efforts during the 2012-13 school year. The programs were selected based on the providers' proposals, DYCD knowledge of program implementation, and brief phone interviews with 13 program directors. Two programs served participants in grades K-5, one served grades 6-8, and two served elementary- and middle-grades. Agency submitted date as Jul-13.