Here are some frequently asked questions about the LYFE program.
A: No, LYFE services are free for students of NYC DOE student parents.
A: Select a site close to your home or school. Use LYFE’s directory or site locator to select a site. You do not have to attend the same school as the LYFE site you wish to enroll your child. You can enroll your child at any LYFE site.
A: Yes, it is your right to stay at your school if you are pregnant or have a child. You are legally required to attend school through the end of the school year in which you turn 17 years old. If you are having trouble staying in your school, please contact a school staff member or one of the six referral centers.
A: LYFE services are inclusive and available to all student parents - both student mothers and student fathers as primary enrolling parents. Both a student mother and a student father can be enrolled in LYFE together as co-parents of a child or either parent can be enrolled in LYFE without the other parent.