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Wednesday, January 8, 2014 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Congratulations to Melissa Mark-Viverito, New Speaker of the New York City Council!

Coalition for the Homeless applauds the election of Mellissa Mark-Viverito as the new Speaker of the New York City Council. Mark-Viverito, the first Latina to lead the Council, is a longtime fighter for low-income and homeless New Yorkers.

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Tuesday, January 7, 2014 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
De Blasio Administration Acts Quickly to Protect Vulnerable Homeless Kids & Families from the Cold

Mayor de Blasio’s new administration acted quickly to re-instate “Code Blue” shelter guarantees for homeless families seeking shelter – overturning a dangerous and much-criticized policy shift made by the Bloomberg administration that turned away families from the shelter door during sub-freezing cold.

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Thursday, January 2, 2014 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
New Report: Half of “Advantage” Families Back in the NYC Shelter System

Coalition for the Homeless released a new report with fresh evidence that the Bloomberg administration’s flawed Advantage program was a revolving door back to homelessness for thousands of families and children – and cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars.

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