Emergency & Temporary Shelters

Facing Challenges Brought By The Pandemic, Helping People And Communities.

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Olga Rivera with her daughters Adela, left, and Martina.Credit...Joshua Bright for The New York Times

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Xavier Mission Confronts the Challenge of Coronavirus


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By Jim Sliney Jr

Xavier Mission provides services and opportunities for New Yorkers in need with a...

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Pandemic Adds Increasing Burdens on Immigrants Without Legal Status


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Almost Invisible, Except for One Cold Night in January

By Dan Carinci

A FIRSTHAND ACCOUNT OF THE 2020 HOPE COUNT

If you asked someone for the ideal way to spend a Monday evening in January, canvassing the streets to estimate the number of homeless people in New...

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Catholic Charities New York Hosts HOPE Count Panel Discussion

By Alice Garbarini Hurley

On Monday, January 27, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York hosted a panel discussion on homelessness--focusing on supportive housing options—to mark the kickoff...

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Volunteers from Catholic Charities of New York to Participate in 2020 HOPE Count

By Alice Garbarini Hurley

On Monday, January 27, Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New York staff and volunteers will join the NYC Department of Homeless Services (DHS) and hundreds of volunteers from...

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...And You Gave Me A Bed

By Jim Sliney Jr

In December we told you about Mayor Bill DeBlasio’s new initiative...

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New NYC Plan to Move Homeless from Summonses to Services

Homeless man in NYC subway asking for human kindness
Photo Credit: Matt Collamer

Program Implantation Gives Homeless a Second...

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