• 6,000 Children

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

  • HELP Crotona

    96 units of transitional housing for families in the Bronx

  • 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.

  • Remembering

    Mario Cuomo

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

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


HELP USA’s Mentoring USA Featured in April Edition of ‘Vogue’

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DHS Commissioner, Schools Chancellor, and NYC Service Partner With Scholastic To Launch Literacy Program In 20 DHS Shelters, Serving Over 4,000 Children

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

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