MISSED OPPORTUNITY: NYC’s Welfare Agency Squanders Educational Opportunies For Youth

The Resilience Advocacy Project released a report in June exposing flaws in the New York City Human Resources Administration’s (HRA) one-size-fits-all work-first model. The report, entitled MISSED OPPORTUNITY: How New York City Can Do a Better Job of Reconnecting Youth on Public Assistance to Education and Jobs, and released in partnership with the Community Service Society, shows how HRA is squandering opportunities to connect the most vulnerable and impoverished adolescents and young adults to meaningful education and work experiences.

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