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Category: New York City
Y-PLAN NYC’s Three Year Partnership with the Mayor’s Office Is Combating Domestic and Intimate Partner Violence in Schools and Neighborhoods by Ciera Dudley

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For the third year in a row, the New York City Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence (OCDV) has worked in partnership with Y-PLAN NYC students to make schools hubs of healthy, equitable dating behaviors and leveraging the power of young people to combat abuse across the city. What Y-PLAN students are doing in these projects is harnessing the school –the built environment and social resources- as a site to disrupt cycles of intimate partner abuse, domestic abuse, and non-consensual behaviors.
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Y-PLAN NYC Students Tackle Homelessness

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“From a personal experience, when I was younger I had to go through the shelter system, and I had to miss a lot of school, and I missed like half of third grade. Missing a lot of school caused me to get held back. I had speaking problems, I had social problems. So we felt like the school website would show that we really want to help them out.” –Y-PLAN Student at High School for Enterprise, Business, and Technology, speaking to Deputy Borough President Diana Reyna and Deputy Policy Director Jeff Lowell
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Y-PLAN NYC 2017 Spring Summit

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Join community members, educators, and civic leaders to hear NYC high school students present Y-PLAN findings and proposals to build a healthy and vibrant New York!
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2016-2017 Y-PLAN NYC Project Launch & Planning

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Please join the Y-PLAN NYC team, civic leaders, educators, and students at the Spring Project Launch on Wednesday, February 15th from 10:45 am-3:00 pm. Support students in a poster session and project presentation in the morning, and join in a break-out session in the afternoon for curriculum planning, student leadership training, and policy brainstorming.
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Ana Quinones, Y-PLAN NYC Alumnus, speaks about the Y-PLAN experience

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Y-PLAN NYC alumnus Ana Quinones shares her experience with civic engagement, Y-PLAN, and their impact on her college and community readiness
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Another Y-PLAN Success: NYC PD Launch + Training

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Educators and city leaders met to prepare for implementation of Y-PLAN curricula in spring.
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Project Update from The High School for Enterprise, Business, and Technology of Bushwick Brooklyn

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The High School for Enterprise, Business, and Technology, located in Bushwick Brooklyn, will be implementing a full scale project in a year-long Y-PLAN class.
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Y-PLAN NYC 2016-17 Launch and Training

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Educators and civic leaders will come together to plan healhty, vibrant cities for and with young people on September 28th in NYC!
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Y-PLAN NYC 2016 Spring Summit Highlights

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On Wednesday, May 18th, over 150 young people, educators, civic clients, and community partners came together at Brooklyn Borough Hall for the Y-PLAN NYC 2016 Spring Summit to support and listen to the students’ innovative ideas and proposals for creating a healthier, more equitable, sustainable, and joyful New York City.
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Y-PLAN NYC Spring Summit

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Please join us for the Y-PLAN NYC Spring Summit on May 18th at Brooklyn Borough Hall!
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