ABOUT

Founded in 1989, New York City Relief has mobilized thousands of volunteers to compassionately serve those struggling with homelessness by providing hope & resources that lead towards life transformation.

 

Because homelessness is a struggle —  not a life sentence.

 
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Our two outreach models are based on mobility and consistency.


Mobility. Consistency. Life transformation.


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A LIFE CARE VISIT = 

 

HOPE + RESOURCES.

We've served over 7 million cups of food & drink -- but our true measure of success is the impact we have on each person who is served a cup of soup.

And we are seeing significant increases in the number of people receiving long-term care. 

 

A LIFE CARE VISIT is a one on one meeting with a trained outreach staff member in a safe & secure environment. Our staff makes an assessment and develops an individualized action plan for each guest, so our guests walk away with hope and a plan.

 
 

Here's how 2017 was a year of breakthroughs in long-term care:

 
 
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LIFE TRANSFORMATION HAPPENS 

ONE PERSON AT A TIME.

Our outreaches create a space where everyone belongs, no matter what life stage you are in. We focus on intentional relationships and building communities of trust... but all starts with a cup of soup!