Originally appeared in the Queens Gazette New York State Assembly Social Services Chair Andrew Hevesi (A.D. 28) announced on April 10 the New York State Assembly and New York State Senate voted to release $1 billion for the development of the first 6,000 new units of supportive housing in the next five years to address the state’s growing homelessness crisis, part of a larger promise by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to build 20,000 supportive units overRead More →

A new data project aims to help people understand one of the country’s most complex and enduring challenges. by Tanvi MisraOriginal post via CITYLABJoin to conversation on this and other topics at the Supportive Housing Resource Exchange. America has an enduring homelessness problem, with incredible human and economic costs. When they’re acknowledged, homeless people are routinely shunned and criminalized, and often considered less than human. But even folks who want to help often find itRead More →