CFH Blog Archived: October 2008

Homeless New Yorkers and the Right to Vote

Election Day is fast approaching, and this November 4th residents of New York will be faced with some important choices. In addition to the momentous election for President and members of Congress, New ... Read More

Homeless Kids and School Absenteeism

A new report from the Center for New York City affairs at The New School paints a troubling portrait of chronic absenteeism in New York City public schools and notes that it primarily affects children ... Read More

New Study on the Working Poor

Alarming data from a new report reveals that in 2006 - well before the worsening economic downturn - more than one out of four working families nationwide is low-income. The study, "Working Hard, Still ... Read More


Welcome to the Coalition for the Homeless blog! Here you'll find the most up-to-date information - and lively discussion - about the Coalition; about homeless and housing policy in New York and elsewhere; ... Read More