Elina is just one of the brave graduates of the Coalition for the Homeless' First Step Job Training Program. This ... 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


This video featuring First Step graduate Valerie was shown at the Coalition for the Homeless' 21st annual Women Mean Business...Read more

The Residents of Wards Island

The M35 bus is the only means of transportation in and out of Manhattan for the men and women living in Wards Island homeless shelters. Recently, police have started cracking down on those who live...Read more