Request for Proposals: Direct Support Professional Curriculum

Initiative Updates

Dear Prospective Proposer:

The Workforce Development Corporation (“WDC”), on behalf of its initiative the New York Alliance for Careers in Healthcare (NYACH), is seeking a highly-motivated and well-qualified organization (“Contractor”) to: (1) develop a high-quality direct support professional curriculum; and (2) train trainers from the Borough of Manhattan Community College to deliver the curriculum.  Please find request for proposals here

Interested proposers must submit a response to the WDC no later than 5pm on May 18, 2015.  Responses may be delivered by hand or mail as follows: Workforce Development Corporation, c/o NYC Department of Small Business Services, Attn: Christopher Neale, Executive Director, 110 William Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10038 (Re: DSP Curriculum Development and Training RFP), or by email to, with a copy to  The WDC will not be responsible for lost, delayed, or misdirected mail or email.  Any expenses incurred by your organization in the preparation and submission of a Response will not be reimbursed by the WDC.

Also, please forward this RFP to any person or organization you know of who might be qualified and interested in applying.


Chris Neale

Executive Director

Workforce Development Corporation