Solutions for Today and Tomorrow

Homeless Services United and the leadership of our coalition welcomed HRA Commissioner Steven Banks to our January board meeting.

HSU and our members are dedicated to continuing to work with our City & State government partners, elected officials, and community partners to inform policy and provide innovative, comprehensive services for our fellow New Yorkers at risk or currently undergoing the crisis of homelessness.

Upcoming Training Notice:


Understanding Homelessness 101

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

10AM - 1PM

This is a free training for all staff levels and community members interested in understanding homelessness in New York City. This training will be particularly useful to newly hired staff, as well as line, security, and support staff.

This training provides and overview of the history and root causes of homelessness, while addressing the stereotypes and stigmas surrounding it. Also includes will be an overview of the homeless services system in New York City

Topics will include:

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This is a free training but registration is required to make appropriate accommodations for space.

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This free public training has been made possible by generous support through NYC Council funds from Council Members Stephen Levin and Annabel Palma.