Mental Health, Crisis Intervention

CREATIVE ALTERNATIVES OF NEW YORK

aka CANY

New York, NY

Mission

CANY's mission is to empower people who have endured trauma to rebuild their lives.  Through the use of drama therapy CANY helps children and adults imagine new possibilities, expand their self concept and build the social and emotional tools they need to thrive.

Ruling Year

1984

Principal Officer

Jonathan Hilton

Main Address

153 West 27th Street, Suite 300

New York, NY 10001 USA

Keywords

drama therapy, trauma treatment, therapeutic theatre, creative arts therapy, domestic violence programs, child abuse programs, veterans programs, mental health programs, at-risk youth programs

EIN

13-3204610

 Number

1616458414

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Other Mental Health, Crisis Intervention N.E.C. (F99)

Other Art, Culture, Humanities Organizations/Services N.E.C. (A99)

Other Youth Development N.E.C. (O99)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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Gender Violence

Drama Therapy for Youth with Trauma Histories

Long & Short Term Training in Drama Therapy

Veterans with Traumatic Stress

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Financials

CREATIVE ALTERNATIVES OF NEW YORK

Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30

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Operations

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

Not Applicable

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

Not Applicable

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

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BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

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