• Remembering

    Mario Cuomo

    We join with a grateful State in mourning a great leader, a voice for all, and a wise visionary.

  • 6,000 Children

    Every year we help over 6,000 children by providing better living conditions and life building skills.

  • Veterans

    We support Veteran families by providing shelter, housing and homelessness prevention programs.

  • 1,044 Single


    HELP USA provides shelter for 1,044 single adults every day.

  • Thank You Bloomingdale's

    A heartfelt thank you

  • @HelpUSA

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Ending Homelessness Through Housing, Prevention and Shelter

Where We Are

We provide homes, jobs and services for those in need in the following communities:

New York
New Jersey
Washington DC

Our History

  • Family Transitional

    HELP is founded in 1986 and opens six new transitional housing facilities for families in New York State.

  • Permanent Housing

    HELP begins developing permanent housing - with two low-income rental residences in New York City.

  • National Expansion

    HELP expands nationally, opening facilities in New York, Buffalo, Houston and Las Vegas.

  • Continued Growth

    HELP opens two permanent and four transitional housing facilities in New York and Las Vegas.

  • Focus on Innovation

    HELP opens three permanent housing facilities and pioneers Homebase prevention program in NYC.

  • Veteran Service

    HELP develops four permanent housing projects focused on serving veterans with three additional sites planned.

  • Future Growth

    HELP has grown to include 38 programs and residences across five states.

The Latest News


Bloomingdales 59th Street and Soho Accepting Gently Worn Denim Donations on Behalf of HELP USA

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HELP USA Opens New SSVF Office in Harlem

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LINKED Connects Young People to Other Young People in Need

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Get Social With Us

  • "I think it is truly a blessing that in these times when so many people are homeless and hopeless, organizations like HELP USA offer programs to help people like myself get back into the mainstream of society" - Graduate of HELP Works Employment Program