Your input matters! The 2022 Community Needs Assessment is now available.

The NYC Department of Youth and Community Development’s (DYCD) Community Needs Assessment (CNA) is a stakeholder engagement process through which DYCD collects feedback from community members in Neighborhood Development Areas (NDA) about the programs and services needed in their community. DYCD and Neighborhood Advisory Boards (NAB) use this feedback to develop program priorities and allocate […]

Child Tax Credit Resource Hub

The expanded Child Tax Credit offers qualifying families monthly payments of $300/month for kids under six and $250/child aged 6-17.

New York City Section 8 Voucher Waitlist Opens

Waitlist Lottery Will Open May 17 for Online Application on HCR’s Website Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers Provide Rent Subsidies for Low-Income, Elderly and Disabled Households for Use in the Private Housing Market Read the full press release here. For more information and to apply, visit the HCR website at

Summer Camp 2021

The West Side Commons is a partnership of The DOME Project and Strycker’s Bay Neighborhood Council Summer Camp 2021 Dear West Side Commons Family, We have begun accepting applications for summer day camp. An application for your child is linked below (online form). If you need additional forms, you can view them here or come […]