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Count, Canvass & Listen to a Special Panel Discussion on NYC's Homeless: Join Us for HOPE 2019

Posted on 01/24/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

To Address This Tragedy We Must Know How Big It Is

We know it; we see it; and we’re all profoundly disturbed by it: the reality of men and women shivering homeless this winter on New York City streets. 

Please join us in doing something about...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, HOPE 2019, NYC street homeless

Mayor de Blasio Announces Plans to Protect Tenants, Workers & More

Posted on 01/10/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

State of the City 2019

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled sweeping steps today to protect tenants, punish bad landlords, and recover payments to exploited freelance and domestic workers.

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Filed under: Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing, Temporary & Transitional Residences

Tags: Mayor de Blasio, Cardinal Dolan, State of the City 2019

Superheroes Throw Best Christmas Party for Bronx Children

Posted on 12/24/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Thank You, Black Panther, Wonder Woman and All Our Catholic Charities Superheroes

Superheroes along with generous donors and devoted staff are swooping down to work their magic, gifting toys, books and warm clothes to make sure New York children in...

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Filed under: Community Centers, Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing

From Homeless to Dream Job in a Single Year

Posted on 12/6/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out Jordan Levy’s NY Times Neediest Cases Profile

For Jordan Levy, a resident at Create, a homeless shelter for young men affiliated with Catholic Charities NY, the black “Horsepower” construction cap he wears everywhere except to bed...

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Filed under: Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: Neediest Cases

Are You a New Yorker Worried About Housing?

Posted on 10/22/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Hey; If You’re a New Yorker, How Can You Not Be Worried!

New Yorkers – Come one, come all to our upcoming Community Housing Fair to find answers to your housing worries.

Learn about:

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing, Temporary & Transitional Residences

Tags: St. Francis de Sales, Community Housing Fair, Campaign for Charity & Social Justice, Catholic Charities NY

Worried About Eviction?

Posted on 09/18/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities NY Provides FREE Eviction Prevention Help

If you’re a New Yorker facing eviction, don’t worry.  We’re here for you.

Our Catholic Charities NY staff mobilize to help you during this vulnerable time.

Catholic Charities...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing, Temporary & Transitional Residences

Tags: HomeBase, eviction prevention, Catholic Charities NY

Great News for NYC Landlords

Posted on 08/29/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Free Help Finding – and Keeping - Good Tenants

 At Catholic Charities NY, we care as much about our relationship with landlords as we do with our clients.  Why?  Because good landlords provide the quality housing New York families need to thrive....

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Filed under: Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing, Temporary & Transitional Residences

Tags: NYC landlords, Free landlord help

How You Can Help Keep Working NYC Families Housed

Posted on 07/13/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Volunteer as a Tenants Rights Workshop Teacher

We need your help combating the housing crisis that pushes working poor families in New York City into homelessness.  Please volunteer with us as a Tenants Rights Workshop Teacher.

Voluntary...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing, Emergency & Temporary Shelters

Tags: Tenants Rights Workshop teacher volunteer, keep NYC families housed

New Half-Price MetroCards Offer Roadmap to Equality

Posted on 06/13/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Mobility Equals Opportunity

Considered the great equalizer connecting New Yorkers to jobs, education and upward mobility, our roaring subway system turned a historic corner this week by agreeing to offer half-priced MetroCards to low-income New...

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Filed under: Supporting Immigrant Workers, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: Half-price New York City Metrocards, Mayor DeBlasio, Community Service Society metro report

NYC Homelessness Hits Highest Levels Since 1980s

Posted on 03/1/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Shocking Stats & a Helping Hand

Homelessness in New York City hit the highest level since the 1980s, reports the Coalition for the Homeless.

If that doesn’t shock you, how about this?

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing

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