OnPoint NYC’s two overdose prevention centers have served more than 2,100 people in their first year.
Providers claim that a cumbersome city-mandated rebid process is forcing them to draw from their own funds for things like food, medical and security services and holding them back from expanding to help address the city’s migrant shelter crisis.
The nonprofit has devoted its support and service to victims’ families.
Mayor Eric Adams clarified Tuesday that people do not have to be a danger to themselves or others to receive help.
When temperatures drop, the city tries to eliminate barriers to sheltering people – but advocates worry about police involvement.
A new analysis by the Center for an Urban Future includes recommendations for how the city can leverage data to improve on social services delivery.
A rally was held outside New York City Hall to discuss the future under the state’s first woman governor
Organizations like HelpNYC and the Met Council are giving away turkeys, hot meals and more with Thanksgiving just days away.
Nearly 434,000 children in New York City were in households with at least one immigrant parent and experienced rent burden in 2021, according to the Citizens’ Committee for Children analysis.
Community Service Society’s latest report spotlights the challenges the Latinx community faces a year after COVID-19
The governor pledged to address affordable housing, education and reproductive care and has already some of her initiatives in the early stages of implementation.
A new collaborative will support homebuyers of color through advocacy, outreach and financial literacy.
JCCA’s new facility will provide the local community with mental health, behavioral, educational and foster care services.
New Yorkers must decipher fact from fiction amidst the spread of online misinformation and news of election-related violence during an already contentious midterm season – and here’s how nonprofits are taking action.
While the tents at Randall’s Island remain far below capacity, the city is opening a new HERRC at the Hotel Wolcott in Manhattan.
Announcing a new legal fellows program to help address a shortage of city lawyers, Mayor Eric Adams said he wants other industries to loan employees to government work.
A struggling court system and shortage of legal assistance has left some newly arrived migrants floundering in the complicated process of applying for asylum.
Here’s how to implement a sustainable, anti-racism policy framework, according to Diana Noriega, chief anti-racism and equity officer at Good Shepherd Services.