Health Department Will Add Third Non-Binary Gender Category To NYC Death Certificates

The Health Department announced that starting next year, death certificates will include an “X” option for New Yorkers who do not identify as male or female. Continue Reading →

Mayor Office Announce New Partnership Connecting Library Patrons To Mental Health Resources

The Mayor’s Office of ThriveNYC and The New York Public Library (NYPL) today announced “Spaces to Thrive,” a new partnership to promote mental health across the city and connect Library visitors to mental health support. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Increases Target For Awards For M/WBES To $25B By 2025 During SOMOS Tour

Mayor Bill de Blasio, First Lady Chirlane McCray, Director of the Mayor’s Office of Minority & Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) Jonnel Doris, and Commissioner of the Department of Small Business Services Gregg Bishop Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio, First Lady And Electeds Announce $37M Investment For Mental Illness

Mayor Bill de Blasio, First Lady Chirlane McCray and City Council Members today announced a $37 million annual investment to close critical gaps in services for New Yorkers with serious mental illness. Continue Reading →

Youth Organization Pledge To Raise Awareness Dangers Of Menthol Cigarettes And Flavored E-Cigarettes

The Health Department today announced that 65 organizations that serve youth pledged to raise awareness about the dangers of menthol cigarettes and flavored e-cigarettes. Continue Reading →

NYC Children Cabinet Robin Hood Foundation Fund For Early Learning For Low Income

The New York City Children’s Cabinet today announced that it was awarded a $220,000 grant from the Robin Hood Foundation’s Fund for Early Learning (FUEL) to implement Continue Reading →

Partnership To Increase Access To Soccer In NYC Reaches Communities With Pitches And Programming

New York City FC alongside the First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray, partners and community members, today unveiled the newest group of mini soccer pitches from Harlem to Hollis, Queens as part of the New York City Soccer Initiative (NYCSI). Continue Reading →

First Lady And Others Rally With Workers To Call For Passage Of Paid Personal Time

First Lady Chirlane McCray, Public Advocate Jumaane Williams, Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives J. Phillip Thompson, and Department of Consumer and

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