Today’s Action Archived:

More Affordable Housing For Homeless New Yorkers

New York City is in the midst of the worst homelessness crisis since the Great Depression, with nearly 62,000 people – including 22,000 children – sleeping in shelters each night. In order to match ... Read More

Your Gift to First Step Will Be Doubled!

Roughly 75 percent of the nearly 62,000 New Yorkers sleeping in homeless shelters tonight are in families – mostly female-headed households fleeing eviction or domestic violence. These women face a ... Read More

Mayor de Blasio: 63,000 New Yorkers Need Homes!

New York City is in the midst of the worst homelessness crisis since the Great Depression, with 63,000 people – including nearly 24,000 children – sleeping in shelters each night. In order to match ... Read More

Call Governor Cuomo This Thursday

Supportive housing breaks the cycle of homelessness by pairing the stability of a permanent home with on-site services for people with mental illness, addiction, HIV/AIDS, chronic illness, disability ... Read More

Add Your Name

With nearly 63,000 people – including more than 24,000 children – sleeping in New York City shelters tonight and thousands more enduring homelessness statewide, it is time for bold action to address ... Read More

Send 20,000 Messages

Last year, the Coalition for the Homeless, as a lead member of the Campaign 4 NY/NY Housing, fought for a historic commitment from the State to fund 20,000 units of supportive housing over the next 15 ... Read More