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Fifteen years ago, HousingPlus opened its doors to six families and six single women who had been incarcerated and homeless and needed safe housing and assistance to re-enter the life of the community. We handed each woman a key to her own apartment. The women thrived.

Today, we house more than 100 women and families. Our uniquely holistic approach helps women facing homelessness build lives of their own. We:

  • Provide housing so they can create real homes
  • Help them get suitable jobs
  • Help them address the traumatic events that may have caused their homelessness: chronic abuse, drug addiction, incarceration, and for female veterans, physical disabilities and emotional suffering.

HousingPlus is one of the city’s—and the nation’s—most progressive and successful not-for-profit housing and support programs. Our work benefits not only the women we serve, but the communities in which they live and the people of New York

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Female Veterans, Trauma, and Veterans Administration

With the support of the New York Community Trust, we completed a survey evaluation of barriers that female veterans face when seeking mental health support.

Click here to read the results of this survey.

Criminal Justice Reform

We've created innovative programs to serve women with criminal justice histories.

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Female Veterans

HousingPlus was the first organization in New York to offer a program exclusively for homeless female veterans and their families, and our commitment to these incredible women has only grown.

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Employment Support Services

We create individualized plans with our tenants to help them find jobs, enroll in school, and achieve financial security.

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Support us!

We can't do this work without your support. Learn more about how you can help us keep opening doors for women in crisis.