CFH Blog Archived: July 2011

Advantage Tenants: August Rent Will Be Paid

In response to court orders, the City has announced that it will continue to pay rent subsidies for current Advantage tenants in August. The NYC Department of Homeless Services has informed current ... Read More

Reality Check: Poverty is Pervasive in NYC

The lives of several New Yorkers struggling to survive are profiled in this month's issue of City Limits. They face an array of obstacles from joblessness to homelessness to navigating the City's convoluted ... Read More

Homelessness on the Mind

Only one in ten residents thinks the Bloomberg administration is doing a good job of assisting homeless families and individuals. This statistic is among the findings of a new poll released by the Institute ... Read More

Heat Wave 2011: Stay Safe and Cool

Record temperatures this week can be dangerous for your health and safety. If you are homeless and living on the streets or staying in a shelter without air-conditioning, try and stay cool with the following ... Read More