Kay Dervishi

Governor Cuomo on March 30th.
The state budget expands the Department of State’s oversight of nonprofits.
Policy
policy
City Councilman Keith Powers was one politician who sent a letter calling for advances on existing nonprofit contracts.
Organizations point to New York City’s commitment to continued funding as a model for the state.
Policy
policy
Patients wait in line outside an urgent care pharmacy while wearing personal protective equipment in Queens.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo called on therapists to volunteer remote mental health support.
Policy
policy
People line up outside Elmhurst Hospital Center in Queens to be tested for the coronavirus.
Donate money, face masks – or even volunteer from home.
News & Politics
article
A home care worker in France visiting her patient this month, in the United States home care workers are having trouble getting access to the materials they need to face COVID-19.
Providers helping people that are at high risk amid the COVID-19 outbreak report shortage of face masks, sanitizer.
Policy
policy
Julie Menin
A Q&A with New York City census director Julie Menin on putting more resources into phone banks and digital ads to reach New Yorkers.
Personality
personality
An empty subway underground passage on Monday. Many New Yorkers can make the choice to stay home, homeless New Yorkers cannot.
A struggle to pay for resources and staff hampers New York City’s ability to help the homeless.
Policy
policy
In an effort to help students during the COVID-19 crisis students can pick up food at NYC schools this week.
Charities are feeling the strain as New York City tries to feed its students and elderly.
Policy
policy
What could the census mean for New York?
A new redistricting process brings uncertainty as to how congressional seats will be drawn.
News & Politics
article
Starting this week New Yorkers will start receiving census letters.
The decennial count will be conducted primarily online for the first time this year.
Policy
policy
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