Today's Read: Cuomo, Keep Your Word on Housing ...

Supportive housing has been proven to be a vital tool in the fight to end homelessness. By pairing the stability of a permanent ... Read more

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In Memoriam: James Taylor


This week, the Coalition lost an important member of our family, James Taylor. James was an integral part of our Grand Central Food Program team for over 15 years, as one of our part-time drivers – though ... Read more

How to Help Homeless New Yorkers During Cold Weather


Each winter, thousands of homeless New Yorkers struggle to survive on the streets, while high winds, frigid temperatures, snow and freezing rain can put them at risk of life-threating illnesses like hypothermia ... Read more

Today’s Read: NYC’s Homeless Hotels


Although New York City has the largest homeless population of any city in the United States, we don’t have the massive tent encampments found in many other cities with growing homeless populations. In ... Read more

Thank You For Another Magical Holiday Season!


Elaborate balloon sculptures, candy canes and loads of festive décor decked the halls last week, as nearly 150 homeless girls and boys from eight different NYC shelters made their way into our magical ... Read more

December 5th is Right to Shelter Day


“The aid, care and support of the needy are public concerns and shall be provided by the state and by such of its subdivisions, and in such manner and by such means, as the legislature may from time ... Read more

Today’s Video: Experts Discuss Housing MOU


As more than 80,000 homeless New Yorkers brace themselves for another brutally cold winter, elected leaders in Albany continue to delay the release of funds for desperately needed supportive housing – ... Read more