Yes, Homeless New Yorkers Can Vote

The primary elections for several City offices are this Tuesday, September 12th! Here is some helpful info about making your voice ... Read more

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Thank You, Kids for a Better Future!

For the past 10 months, an NYC student group called Kids for a Better Future (KBF) has been working with the Coalition on projects to better the lives of homeless men, women and children, and raise funds ... Read more

Help Homeless New Yorkers During Hot Weather

The heat wave that has descended upon New York City poses dangers for the thousands of homeless New Yorkers living on the streets or in shelters without air-conditioning. Take advantage of these resources ... Read more

Home Stability Support: Post-Budget Advocacy

Much of the conversation about homelessness lately has revolved around opposition to the siting of new shelters – but a bold proposal from Assemblymember Andrew Hevesi could dramatically reduce the need ... Read more

Today’s Read: Show HUD’s Budget Cuts the Door

Even with extraordinarily low unemployment, across the country far too many people are struggling to keep a roof over their heads. An estimated 7.7 million low-income families nationwide spend more than ... Read more

Coalition Testifies on Mental Health Services

Last week, the Coalition for the Homeless and The Legal Aid Society submitted testimony to The New York City Council Committee on Mental Health, Developmental Disability, Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and ... Read more