Today's Read: De Blasio's Affordable Housing ...

The citywide housing affordability crisis is a major force driving near-record numbers of families and individuals into homelessness. ... Read more

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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

How to Help the Record Number of Homeless Students

Tonight, nearly 24,000 children will sleep in New York City shelters. Tomorrow, thousands of them will head to school, where they often struggle to keep up with their stably housed classmates while coping ... Read more

Coalition Testifies on Homeless Services Reforms

On Thursday, the Coalition for the Homeless and The Legal Aid Society presented testimony before the New York City Council’s Committee on General Welfare regarding the status of reforms to the Department ... Read more