Request for Proposals for a Process Evaluation of the Community Navigator Program

Posted on November 21, 2019

The New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) is requesting proposals for a process evaluation of the Community Navigators Program. Hunter College is currently implementing the Community Navigator Program. Navigators connect individuals to the resources and services they need to improve their well-being and to prevent undesired outcomes, including criminal justice involvement and victimization. The investment is part of DANY’s ...

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CJII Grantee Application to Provide Peer-to-Peer Training and Technical Assistance

Posted on October 23, 2019

Grantees of the New York County District Attorney’s (DANY) Office’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative (CJII) are invited to apply to provide training and technical assistance (TTA) to other CJII grantees. DANY is seeking grantees who are experts in providing peer-to-peer TTA in various programmatic areas, to provide TTA services to other CJII grantees. Selected grantees will join the CJII TTA Consortium's peer competition pool. ...

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CJII progress report – March 2019

Posted on March 26, 2019

Today, the City University of New York Institute for State and Local Governance (CUNY-ISLG) released a report marking the progress of the Manhattan District Attorney’s $250 million Criminal Justice Investment Initiative (CJII). CUNY-ISLG provides technical assistance for CJII, including managing the solicitation and contracting process, providing guidance to award recipients, and providing oversight and performance measurement throughout the ...

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Request for Proposals to Evaluate the Trauma-Informed Abusive Partner Intervention Program

Posted on March 11, 2019

The New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) is requesting proposals to evaluate the Trauma-Informed Abusive Partner Intervention Program (TI-APIP). The TI-APIP initiative is situated within DANY’s broader efforts to combat intimate partner violence (IPV), to hold abusive partners accountable, and to reduce recidivism. The Urban Resource Institute is planning and implementing the TI-APIP, which will adopt a holistic and compre...

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RFP for West Harlem Community Reentry Project

Posted on January 23, 2019

The District Attorney’s Office is requesting proposals to plan and implement a three-pronged community healing, reentry, and violence prevention project. This West Harlem Community Reentry Project will employ restorative justice, credible messengers, and a capacity-building incubator for local community-based organizations to promote healing among community members and between the community and law enforcement; support community members who ...

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Request for Proposals for Training and Technical Assistance Consulting

Posted on November 1, 2018

  The New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) requesting proposals (RFP) to deliver training and technical assistance (TTA) consulting to grantees of its Criminal Justice Investment Initiative. DANY seeks expertise in TTA delivery across 3 broad areas: strategic support, operations management, and programmatic support. TTA experts, including but not limited to nonprofit and/or for-profit organizations, individual consult...

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CJII Grantee Application to Provide Peer-to-Peer Training and Technical Assistance

Posted on November 1, 2018

  Grantees of the New York County District Attorney’s (DANY) Office's Criminal Justice Investment Initiative (CJII) are invited to apply to provide training and technical assistance (TTA) to other CJII grantees. DANY is seeking grantees who are experts in providing peer-to-peer TTA in various programmatic areas, and engage these grantees as experts to provide TTA services to other CJII grantees. Earlier this year, CJII grantees were ...

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Evaluation of Youth Opportunity Hubs

Posted on October 17, 2018

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., awarded a $1,950,000 multi-year evaluation grant to Westat to evaluate the five funded Youth Opportunity Hubs. This solicitation reflects DANY’s broad commitment to data-driven decision-making and to informing the research and practice field in New York and more widely.

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Grant Awarded to Urban Resource Institute Through D.A.’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative

Posted on October 11, 2018

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., today announced the award of a $1.475 million grant to Urban Resource Institute (URI), a leading provider of domestic violence programs and services in New York City, to plan and implement an abusive partner intervention program (APIP) in Manhattan. The program, which is being funded through the Manhattan D.A.’s Criminal Justice Investment Initiative (CJII), aims to help domestic abusers ...

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Request for Proposals to Evaluate Early Diversion Programs for Young Adults and Adults

Posted on October 5, 2018

  The New York County District Attorney’s Office (DANY) is requesting proposals to evaluate Early Diversion Programs for Young Adults and Adults. The three providers implementing these early diversion programs offer similar, pre-arraignment diversion programs to divert young adults and adults arrested for low-level offenses who do not have a criminal record away from court processing and instead to effective and tailored community...

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