Darlene Love and Kristine Johnson Join the ...

This year’s Women Mean Business Luncheon on April 25th was a huge success, raising $250,000 for the First Step Job Training ... Read more

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How to Help the Record Number of Homeless Students


Tonight, nearly 24,000 children will sleep in New York City shelters. Tomorrow, thousands of them will head to school, where they often struggle to keep up with their stably housed classmates while coping ... Read more

Coalition Testifies on Homeless Services Reforms


On Thursday, the Coalition for the Homeless and The Legal Aid Society presented testimony before the New York City Council’s Committee on General Welfare regarding the status of reforms to the Department ... Read more

Missing the Mark and Reviving Old Myths


In a woefully misguided editorial today, the New York Daily News applauds the de Blasio administration for changing shelter intake procedures to dramatically reduce the percentage of families found eligible ... Read more