Tips For Helping The Homeless This Holiday SeasonIn New York City alone there are thousands of homeless people. The Toussaint family is among that group -- they consider themselves homeless after they moved into a shelter with their daughter, Selina, Monday night.
Advocates: State Hasn’t Made Good On Funds To Fight Homelessness In New York CityEarlier this year Governor Andrew Cuomo promised to invest billions of dollars into solving the growing homeless problem in New York.
Report: NYC Booked $629 A Night Hotel Rooms To House HomelessThe report, issued Wednesday by Comptroller Scott Stringer, says the city booked 30 rooms at that rate on Sept. 19 and Sept. 20.
Tons Of Food Prepared For Those In Need At Bowery MissionIt is no exaggeration to say they are preparing thousands of pounds of food at one local outreach center.
Number Of Homeless People In New York City Reaches All-Time HighThe Department of Homeless Services reported there were 60,252 homeless people living in New York City, up 200 in two weeks.
Murray Hill Residents Outraged As Homeless Are Put Up In Area HotelFrustrated New Yorkers expressed outrage over the growing homeless problem at a forum in Murray Hill.
Bronx Fashion Show Designed To Help Homeless WomenA fashion show in the Bronx is designed to do more than show off the latest trends. The models live at a women's shelter called Susan's Place.
Homeless Teen Bikes 6 Hours, Sleeps In Tent To Attend CollegeA homeless teenager found sleeping in a tent outside a Georgia college after biking six hours to get there is receiving an outpouring of help and support from across the country.
Commuters Say Subways Are Filthier Than Ever As Summer Heat ArrivesAs the summer sun takes aim at the city, more and more commuters are complaining that the subway system is hot, smells, and is getting dirtier every day.
Complaint: NYC Police Violate Rights By Telling Homeless To MoveNew York City police are violating homeless people's rights by ordering them to "move along'' in public places, according to a civil liberties group.
Report: Number Of Families In City Homeless Shelters At All-Time HighOn the heels of a city report saying the number of people on the street is at an all-time low, a new report showed the number of families in shelters is at an all-time high.
Video Goes Viral After Police Officer Plays Hopscotch With Homeless GirlA video of a cop and a homeless girl has been viewed more than a million times online in just a few days.