NYC Service AmeriCorps Programs


NYC Service, a division of the Mayor’s Office, administers three AmeriCorps programs with members serving 10-12 months with community-based organizations or City agencies. In an NYC Service program, expect to make an impact on your community through meaningful projects and grow as a civic leader.


City Service Corps

Directly impact NYC residents by developing and implementing programs at a City agency. Learn more about becoming an City Service Corps member. 

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NYC Civic Corps

Develop volunteer management programs at an NYC nonprofit to address critical needs across the city. Learn more about becoming an NYC Civic Corps member. 

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 NYCHA Health Corps

Directly impact NYCHA residents by performing public health related direct service & capacity-building activities at NYCHA developments and nonprofits partners. 



Address poverty and advance equity across NYC by building program capacity at a City agency.


Member Benefits Include

  • Stipend distributed evenly throughout the term
  • MetroCard for commuting to and from service
  • Eli Segal AmeriCorps Education Award upon successful completion of the program
  • Training and professional support at host site
  • Health Coverage & Childcare Assistance 


If a program you are interested in is not currently recruiting for members, we encourage you to join our email list to learn about any upcoming opportunities. Join the email list!



Past AmeriCorps programs hosted by NYC Service include:

  • Community School Corps (2015-2017)
  • VISTA Summer Associates (Summer 2010, 2017, 2020, and 2021)
  • Peer Corp (2018-2021)