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Thursday, February 25, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
The City’s Missing 2,000 Homeless People

The NYC Department of Homeless Services routinely fails to provide accurate, complete information about homeless New Yorkers residing in municipal shelters.

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Monday, February 22, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Bloomberg’s Revised Housing Plan: Still Shortchanging the Homeless

Today Mayor Bloomberg announced revisions to his ten-year housing plan, but one thing wasn't revised: The plan still shortchanges homeless New Yorkers.

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Friday, February 19, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
NYC’s most vulnerable left out in the cold

The closure of the City's largest drop-in center will leave many men and women at serious risk of being left out in the cold.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Mayor’s Management Report shows an increase in homelessness

The release of the preliminary 2010 Mayor's Management Report doesn't show good signs for the state of homelessness in New York City.

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Monday, February 15, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Rosa’s Story:  Making a Difference for Homeless Students

Thanks to the actions of Coalition supporters, New York State's schools chief has promised to help Rosa Bracero and other homeless students -- but more reforms are still needed.

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Wednesday, February 10, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Update: Helping Rosa and Other Homeless Students

Our campaign to help Rosa Bracero and thousands of other homeless students has won national attention -- and generated hundreds of letters to Mayor Bloomberg urging him to change misguided rules.

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Tuesday, February 9, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Rosa Deserves to Graduate

Last week, Rosa Bracero was prohibited from graduating high school on time because she was homeless. Tell Mayor Bloomberg that no homeless child should have to miss school because of DHS's inflexible policies

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Friday, February 5, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
NY Bureaucrats Block Homeless Teen’s High School Graduation

Rosa Bracero, a homeless high school student, was prevented from taking her graduation exams by New York City and State bureaucrats.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
The Next Wave of Homeless Families

Families timing off of City's Work Advantage subsidy face few options.

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Monday, February 1, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Taking Advantage of Homeless Families

An alarming news report documents the growing problems with Mayor Bloomberg's flawed "Work Advantage" program -- including children and families placed into hazardous homes.

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