Advocates want more for homeless during a snowstorm

A snowstorm expected to leave 16-22 inches of snow and blizzard conditions moves officials to urge New Yorkers to stay inside. But what about those who do not have a home?

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When the pandemic hits a shelter for abused boys 

Aged five to 10 and all survivors of neglect, physical and sexual abuse, they are no strangers to traumatic experiences.


Tensions Run High in Glendale, Queens Over Planned Homeless Shelter

At a recent community meeting residents aggressively yelled out of anger, one woman threatening to “burn the place down” if the shelter arises.


Badass Brooklyn shelter saves southern dogs lives

These dogs aren’t curling up on couches with family members. They’re not sleeping in warm doggy beds, cradling dessert bones. […]


Senior citizen trapped in her apartment, finds shelter in Jersey City Armory

With the arthritis in her knees, she was unable to leave her apartment to collect the free meals being distributed a block away .