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Living in Communities
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Daily DHS Shelter Census
Daily DHS Shelter Census
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Read about Upcoming DHS Special Events

The Real Face of Homelessness
Breaking the Cycle for New York City's Children in Shelter.
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Three Days of Engineering Fun
Kids create arch for the Museum of the City of New York.
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Second Annual "Dream Believe Achieve"
Summer Internships for Shelter Teens at Radisson Martinique Hotel
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Commissioner Taylor Speaks at Baruch College
On March 13, Commissioner Taylor, along with Dr. Lance Freeman, an expert on youth homeless policy from Columbia University, and Bobby Watts, Executive Director of Care for the Homeless, participated in a public policy education program for over 100 attendees at Baruch College.
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Special Event Held For Teens: Comfort Drop By Precious Dreams Foundation
On March 12, DHS hosted the Precious Dreams Foundation's (PDF) "Comfort Drop" event for 25 teens ages 13 to 18 from the Auburn Family Center, Bushwick Family Center and Crotona Inn Family Center, at its agency headquarters at 33 Beaver Street.
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DHS Attends Dedication of Newest Homebase Center
On Thursday, January 16, representatives from the Department of Homeless Services’ (DHS) Division of Prevention, Policy & Planning joined non-profit provider, Catholic Charities, for the naming and dedication of the City's newest Homebase homelessness prevention center in East New York.
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DHS Joins Brooklyn Borough President’s Office at Annual Donation Event
The Korean Dry Cleaners Associated donated 2,000 clothing items for New Yorkers in shelter.
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DHS and BronxWorks Awarded With Community Partnership Award
The Street to Home program was recognized for its outstanding efforts to assist individuals living on the streets.
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DHS Successfully Completes Tenth Annual Citywide HOPE Survey
On Monday, January 27, thousands of volunteers canvassed public spaces throughout the five boroughs to conduct the tenth annual Homeless Outreach Population Estimate (HOPE).
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Homebase Prevention Program
Every day, DHS' Homebase homelessness prevention program makes a difference in the lives of New Yorkers who are at-risk of becoming homeless. View our video on Homebase to learn more about this important program.

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