First Step graduate Gigi, Class 142, overcame tremendous odds to find a full-time living wage job and ... View More

Hear directly from men and women struggling with homelessness as well as those working to help them.

"I am forever grateful to have spent the last five summers at Camp Homeward Bound!" View story
"You can't get used to places where there are rats crawling everywhere..." ... View story
"I was amazed at the number of resources above and beyond food that I was able to acquire while being here." View story


Homeless New Yorkers explain why the legal right to shelter is important to them. Madge is a member of the Coalition's Client Advisory Group (CAG) and is living in a single adult shelter for women in...Read more


First Step Graduate Zuheilly, Class 133, tells her inspiring story at the 23rd Annual Women Mean Business Luncheon held on April 25, 2017 at The Pierre Hotel in New York City. Support First...Read more


Elina is just one of the brave graduates of the Coalition for the Homeless' First Step Job Training Program. This video was shown at the Coalition for the Homeless’ 23rd annual Women Mean Business...Read more