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Unsheltered Population In NYC Drops 5 Percent, Even As Homelessness Crisis Continues

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 05.07.2015 | Impact

The number of unsheltered New Yorkers fell by 5 percent during Mayor Bill de Blasio’s first year in office, the city’s Department of Homeless Serv...

New York City Asked To Triple Affordable Housing For The Homeless

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 06.18.2014 | Impact

As New York City's homeless crisis continues to reach record-setting heights, a group of council members are demanding the city triple the number of a...

PHOTOS: Powerful Exhibition Profiles Homeless Families In NYC

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 12.11.2013 | New York

The past decade has seen homelessness in New York City skyrocket to epidemic levels, affecting countless families throughout the five boroughs. The mo...

NYC Homelessness Rate On The Rise, Again

Posted 11.22.2013 | New York

New York City's homeless population rose 13 percent from 2012 to 2013, according to new federal statistics released on Thursday. The U.S. Departme...

Homeless At 27 In New York City

NARRATIVE.LY | Posted 05.21.2013 | New York

Meet a young Manhattan couple whose entire relationship has played out on the streets of New York. “Iʼve been doing this for so long itʼs becom...

PHOTOS: The Signs Of NYC's Homeless

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 03.06.2013 | New York

The stark reality of New York City's homeless is too often forgotten. Some of the most vulnerable New Yorkers risk becoming merely a statistic -- one ...

WATCH: NYC Homelessness Rises To 50,000

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 03.06.2013 | New York

A new report reveals the number of people living in homeless shelters has surpassed 50,000 people a night-- a record high for the city and a 19 percen...

Mayor Bloomberg, Homeless Denier

Carl Siciliano | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Carl Siciliano

For the past two years I've worked on a project called "Homeless for the Holidays," interviewing and photographing homeless LGBT youth during the winter months as they sleep on the streets of NYC, so frankly, it infuriates me that our mayor would say that "no one is sleeping on the streets."

Bloomberg: 'No One Is Sleeping On The Streets'

Posted 02.20.2013 | New York

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Tuesday that "no one is sleeping on the streets" in New York City, NY1 reports. The comment-- in response to a New ...

City's Homeless Children Population Nears Great Depression Highs

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 03.05.2013 | New York

City records show the number of homeless children living in New York City shelters rose to a staggering 19,000 last week, The Daily News reports. ...

Lucas Kavner

From Reality Star To Outreach Coordinator | Lucas Kavner | Posted 07.10.2011 | Impact

Growing up in San Francisco, California, Russell Morse was a troubled kid. He didn't have the best relationship with his parents and got involved with...

WATCH: Advocates Say City Set Up To Thwart Homeless Looking For Shelter

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WABC spent months speaking with dozens of homeless families who say the city is making them jump through hoops to find shelter. From WABC: Advocates...