As New York City prepares for an annual census of the homeless population, some groups are trying to make sure young people are not missed. This New York Times article looks at ways Covenant House and fellow service providers are offering desperately needed services.
In this Crain's New York article, learn about a partnership between Covenant House and NYC that could lead to more help for homeless youth.
- I've watched young people rise from the ashes of abuse. I wear ashes today to remind me of God's providence and the power of love.
- "Ideals are like stars; you will not succeed in touching them with your hands." ~ Carl Schurz For Daily Reflections: t.co/sUImPsoJnL
- Many of our kids are going to school while at the same time going on job interviews. Please help us help them t.co/KPMQf5OsVO
- @audraequalitymc urges you to join her in the #CHSleepOut movement. t.co/tm65v37QG5
01/06/2016 - 2:04pm
To many homeless young people, particularly girls, young women and transgender persons, strip clubs can seem to be the only job readily available. Yet strip clubs are one of the main avenues in which young people get caught in human trafficking. Learn more about how we can protect...
12/18/2015 - 9:24am
The holidays hit homeless youth hard. Everywhere they look, people are spending money, showing loved ones how much they care, heading home for big feasts. If you're a kid with no money, no loved ones, and no home, the songs piped into every store can sting.
12/10/2015 - 8:54am
Christmas is all around us this month. From the decorations to holiday jingles to the family traditions..... it's hard not to get caught up in the excitement. But as much joy as the season seems to bring, I know it’s anything but magical for homeless kids.