Why are so many New Yorkers homeless? Coalition for the Homeless Policy Director Jacquelyn Simone breaks down homelessness, affordable housing, and the New York City shelter system. Learn about the policy solutions proposed and how you can support through donations, volunteerism, and advocacy.

References and Resources
Coalition for the Homeless: https://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org/ 
State of Homelessness Report & Policy Recommendations: https://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org/state-of-the-homeless/
Compassionate Communities: https://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org/compassionate-communities-award-2020/
Support Back to School Project: https://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org/donate-project-back-to-school/
The Legal Aid Society: https://legalaidnyc.org/