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Advocates Demand Help for Vulnerable Prisoners, Homeless Folks

2020-04-15T14:53:26+00:00March 23rd, 2020|

Gay City News

VOCAL-NY, Communities United for Police Reform, Neighbors Together, human.nyc, Picture the Homeless, and Safety Net Activists at the Urban Justice Center offered specific recommendations in an open letter to Cuomo and de Blasio: Immediately provide services to folks living on the street

Press Release: From Shelter to Apartment

2020-04-04T14:08:30+00:00February 18th, 2020|

From Shelter to Apartment is a guide design to assist homeless New Yorkers navigating the city’s (DHS) shelter system and finding affordable housing, developed in collaboration with the Safety Net Project of the Urban Justice Center, the Safety Net Activists, the Center for Urban Pedagogy, and design studio 13 milliseconds.

From Shelter to Apartment

2020-02-19T18:06:58+00:00February 17th, 2020|

From Shelter to Apartment is a guide to help homeless shelter residents know their rights and the tools available to help them secure permanent housing. We hope this guide will hold the NYC Department of Homeless Services accountable to the residents they serve, empower those living in the shelter system, and lead to more seamless transitions from shelter to permanent housing.

Case Closed

2020-04-03T17:54:46+00:00May 1st, 2011|

This research report focuses on individuals’ efforts to acquire and retain public assistance in New York City (NYC) by documenting and examining the process of righting errors, and explaining acts of program noncompliance by public assistance recipients and applicants.

The health and wellbeing of our staff and clients is of the utmost importance. While we deal with the effects of the coronavirus, our office will be closed. Our staff continues to work to serve our clients and communities, and can be contacted by email. Find out more information here. Ok