Here’s How You Can Help Homeless New Yorkers After the Blizzard Posted on January 27, 2016 by Jacquelyn Simone For most of us, the worst part of the blizzard was mild cabin fever. But for homeless people, it was potentially life-threatening. When you don’t know where you’re going to sleep at night, that issue is aggravated by extreme weather conditions that make transport difficult and treacherous. The second-worst blizzard in city history is over, but its effects on the homeless population will be felt for some time. Here are a few ways you can help make homeless New Yorkers’ lives a little bit better in the coming days.