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Friday, October 29, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Single Adult Shelter Census Reaches Record Levels

The number of homeless single adults in the New York City shelter system has drastically risen over the past year, defying usual trends and reaching a level not seen in over two decades.

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Wednesday, October 27, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Closed Doors II—Data Shows City Denies Shelter to Homeless Families at a Higher Rate

City data shows that, even in the midst of the lingering economic crisis, the City is denying shelter to homeless families at a higher rate.

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Wednesday, October 27, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Closed Doors I – How the City Routinely Denies Shelter to Homeless Families

The New York City Council held an important hearing about the problems homeless families confront when seeking emergency shelter – and how the City wrongfully denies shelter to families in crisis.

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Thursday, October 21, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Troubling Questions Persist about City’s Callous Homebase Study

More and more unanswered questions remain about the City’s callous Homebase experiment, in which 200 needy families have been denied prevention services for two years.

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Thursday, October 7, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Join us November 4th for the 16th Annual ARTWALK NY!

Join the Coalition for the Homeless with co-chairs Alec Baldwin, Richard Gere, and Carey Lowell on November 4th for the 16th Annual ARTWALK NY!

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Monday, October 4, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Public Advocate Releases Report on Illegal Side Deals in Advantage Program

Public Advocate, Bill de Blasio, released a report on Friday documenting the prevalence of illegal "side deals" among participants in the Department of Homeless Services' rental subsidy program, Advantage.

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Friday, October 1, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
City Denies Aid to 200 Needy Families as Part of “Study”

The NYC Department of Homeless Services has callously cut off prevention services for 200 at-risk families as part of a “study” of the Homebase program.

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