The Nyack College Department of Social Work has partnered with Community Connections for Youth, a New York City based nonprofit organization whose mission is to mobilize indigenous faith and neighborhood organizations to develop effective community-based alternative-to-incarceration programs for youth. Rev. Rubén Austria is the founding Executive Director. Dr. Mayra Lopez Humphreys, Assistant Professor of Social Work at Nyack, is coordinating the partnership. She also serves as Chair and President of the CCFY Board of Directors.
See file attachment, for details on the objectives and accomplishments of this important campus/community collaboration. For more information on the partnership, contact Dr. Mayra Lopez Humphreys at email@example.com or to learn about Community Connections for Youth, click here.