Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 1:07am
A long-controversial homeless shelter on the Upper West Side will cut its number of residents in half from 400 to 200, Comptroller Scott Stringer and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, GS ’97, announced jointly on Monday after meeting with the Department of Homeless Services.
Sun, Mar 2, 2014, 11:11pm
Homelessness is a growing problem—one that often seems impossible to combat. But there is an easy way for college students to help.
Mon, Feb 10, 2014, 4:05am
Levine needs to be unequivocal about his support for Housing First.
Fri, Jan 27, 2012, 10:30am
In today's paper, the News Desk's Madina Touré profiles Hakim Rasheed, the director of social services at Broadway Community, Inc., a homeless support center at Broadway Presbyterian Church. Rasheed tells his story of how he was once homeless, addicted to drugs, and in jail—but after finding BCI,...
Thu, Jan 26, 2012, 5:29am
Hakim Rasheed, director of social services at Broadway Community, Inc., is not so different from the homeless people he helps: he was once one of them.
Fri, Jan 6, 2012, 1:11am
It's late. You're up. At Spectrum, we're big fans of the Thai version of Men's Health. So imagine our surprise this month when we spotted someone familiar to many of us on that magazine's cover... [caption id="attachment_70825" align="alignnone" width="256" caption="© 2012 Men's Health Magazine...
Tue, Sep 7, 2010, 6:21pm
Torn about how to respond to homelessness? Step 1: Quit treating panhandlers like garbage cans.
Fri, Apr 9, 2010, 2:51am
At their long-awaited meeting with the commissioner of the city’s Department of Homeless Services, Robert Hess, local tenants gathered on Thursday night to discuss the closure of a transitional homeless shelter.
Tue, Feb 23, 2010, 6:18pm
What if we had so many homeless friends that public safety started to get nervous about how many of them were sleeping in the dorms?
Tue, Dec 8, 2009, 8:35pm
New York would be a very different place if it wasn’t so uncommon to see students, professors, doctors, and lawyers using the resources we have and not just caring for people in the workplace but in all the different places we find ourselves daily
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