Henry Street Settlement opens doors of opportunity for Lower East Side residents and other New Yorkers through social services, arts, and health care programs.
Henry Street offers programs for youth seeking employment and job training and placement through the Workforce Development Center.
Summer Youth Employment Program
SYEP 2022 applications for NYCHA CareerFirst and Emerging Leaders are OPEN!
NYCHA CareerFirst is available for residents of Baruch Houses who are between the ages of 14-24 years old.
Emerging Leaders is available for youth ages 14-24 who are ONE of the following: homeless or runaway youth, justice-involved youth, youth in or aging out of foster care, youth in families who are receiving preventive services through NYC’s Administration for Children’s Services (ACS), OR are part of any of the following school programs:
- DOE-Students in Temporary Housing
- Full list of schools can be found here
Application PIN#: VY-91011
Applicants are encouraged to apply to NYHCA CareerFirst and Emerging Leaders by Friday, May 27.
Any youth not eligible for these options should apply through the Community Based application: application.nycsyep.com
Brooklyn Older Youth (16-24 years old)
Application PIN#: WPA508192
Manhattan Older Youth (16-24 years old)
Application PIN#: WPA835450
APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR COMMUNITY APPLICATION IS FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2022