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Monday, March 29, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
So where have the street homeless gone?

Is there really only one homeless man in Times Square?

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Thursday, March 25, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
DHS Handshake Deals – No Deal for Homeless Families

John Liu released an audit today showing how NYC spends over $150 million taxpayer dollar on 'handshake deals' to shelter homeless families.

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Wednesday, March 24, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
State Restores Homeless Funding but City Facing More Cuts?

More budget confusion--some good news from the State and some bad news from the City.

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Tuesday, March 23, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
DHS and Advocates Agree – Gov Cuts will Hurt Homeless New Yorkers

In an unusual alliance, the Coalition, City Council, and homeless advocates united with the Department of Homeless Services at a press conference condemning the governor’s proposed record cuts to homeless services.

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Friday, March 19, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Results of DHS’s 2010 annual street homelessness count show that the numbers are up

The number of street homeless individuals has increased by over 30% since last year.

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Wednesday, March 17, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
More Day Laborers Face Homelessness

Day laborers face particularly dreadful circumstances including a serious risk of homelessness.

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Monday, March 15, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
NYCHA Gets Much-Needed $300 Million in Aid

The Housing Authority receive some aid, while service providers continue to worry about other budget cuts.

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Wednesday, March 10, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Record Cut During Homelessness Crisis

In this blog, featured by the Huffington Post, Mary discusses Governor Paterson's record cuts to homeless services. Take action now! Send your letter to the governor demanding he abandon these cuts.

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Tuesday, March 9, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Highlights from the DHS Preliminary Budget Hearing

Yesterday, the Department of Homeless Services faced questions from the City Council regarding this year's proposed budget cuts.

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Friday, March 5, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
The Bloomberg Administration: Always Changing the Message to Fit Their Needs

The City is now focusing on maintaining the shelter system instead of preventing and reducing homelessness.

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Thursday, March 4, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Safety Net, Winter 2010: The Changing Face of Hunger

Read the latest edition of Safety Net, the Coalition's newsletter. This issue focuses on the Grand Central Food Program and includes articles on Artwalk, the capacity crunch, and our legislative heroes.

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Tuesday, March 2, 2010 by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
State of the Homeless 2010: Devastation to homeless services if Governor Paterson has his way

Governor Paterson has proposed a staggering $104 million cut to homeless services. Show your outrage!

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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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