Rally to Defend NYC’s Right to Shelter

On Dec. 5, 1979, a landmark state court ruling—along with a later decree and other subsequent court decisions—established a right to shelter in New York City, guaranteeing a bed to anyone in need, at least temporarily. ..Read More

Advocates rally to keep right to shelter laws in place

Members of NY SANE, the Coalition for the Homeless, Legal Aid Society, Win, the Episcopal Diocese of New York and Housing Justice for All held rallies in New York City and Albany Tuesday to defend the right to shelter laws in New York... ..Read More