NYC Department of Youth and Community Development

Main Office, 2 Lafayette Street, 19th Floor, New York, NY 10007

Phone: 1-800-246-4646

Young Adult Literacy Program

Targets disconnected youth who lack the reading, writing and/or mathematics skills to be enrolled in a high school equivalency (HSE) tests preparation program.


Offers high quality programs that support and strengthen the overall development of young people.

Learn & Earn Program

A year-round program for high school juniors and seniors at risk of dropping out. The program provides participants with occupational skills training, employment services, and educational opportunities.