Bringing a Brighter Smile to NYC’s Underserved

May 14, 2015: “Help USA is very grateful to GLO Science for donating toothpaste to our shelters in NYC today, said Maria Cuomo Cole, Chairman of HELP USA. “This contribution will increase the overall health and hygiene of those we serve and enable them to feel better about themselves through healthy oral habits.” For full […]

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

Youth from PS111 decorate for Mardis Gras. This is part of the Kenneth Cole Productions/HELP USA’s mentoring partnership (known as Mentoring USA) that is designed to provide one-on-one mentoring to young people in New York City. Mentoring USA’s Young Professional Advisory Board Co-Chairman, Amanda Cole, leads the group in this fun and engaging activity. Kenneth […]

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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

New York, NY – Department of Homeless Services Commissioner Gilbert Taylor, Department of Education Chancellor Carmen Fariña, NYC Chief Service Officer Paula Gavin, and Scholastic Inc. today launched a pilot literacy program making available reading materials for school-age children living in 20 DHS shelters. The program includes books donated to each shelter from Scholastic Inc., […]

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HELP USA Opens New SSVF Office in Harlem

HELP USA becomes the largest provider of Veteran Homeless Prevention and Rapid Rehousing in New York City
March 5, 2015: HELP USA announced the opening of a new Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program office in Harlem. With additional funds from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, HELP USA is now the largest provider of veteran homelessness […]

By |March 4th, 2015|Permanent, Press Releases|0 Comments

LINKED Connects Young People to Other Young People in Need

Saturday, February 21, 2015 (New York, NY): Underscoring the power of giving back and making a difference at the earliest age possible, LINKED: Kids United in Service coordinated the fulfillment and distribution of patient family care bags at PS198 on the upper east side today. Over 50 children from HELP USA homes and private schools […]

By |February 26th, 2015|Permanent, Press, Press Releases|0 Comments

Two New Homebase Offices Open

As part of New York City’s plan to end homelessness, the Department of Homeless Services established Homebase Homeless Prevention Community Resource Centers throughout New York City. HomeBase programs are designed to assist families and individuals who are homeless or at imminent risk for becoming homeless to develop a plan for long-term housing stability. We have […]

By |January 9th, 2015|Permanent, Press, Press Releases|0 Comments

HELP USA Honors HELP Heroes at Annual Tribute Dinner

HELP USA, a national leading provider of homes, jobs, and services to homeless families, veterans, and victims of domestic violence, announced the honorees of the 2014 HELP Heroes Awards at their Annual Tribute Dinner.

By |March 14th, 2014|Announcements, Blog Posts, News, Press Releases|0 Comments

HELP USA Honors Domestic Violence Survivors at Annual New York City Scholarship Luncheon

Maria Cuomo Cole, Chairman of the HELP USA board, along with this year’s hosts Chris Cuomo, Kate Bolduan, and Michaela Pereira of CNN’s New Day awarded 28 scholarships to women and men who have overcome domestic violence experiences
NEW YORK, NY (December 5, 2013) – Today HELP USA, a leading provider of homes, jobs, and services to homeless families, […]

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HELP USA Unveils Plans for New Veterans Permanent Residence in Philadelphia

Today, HELP USA, a leading provider of homes, jobs, and services to homeless families, veterans, and victims of domestic violence, unveiled its plans for a fourth permanent veterans housing residence in Philadelphia.

By |November 26th, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

HELP Awarded Grants for Domestic Violence Programs

New York, NY — October 25, 2013 — HELP USA, one of the nation’s largest providers of housing and supportive services to homeless, veterans, victims of domestic violence, and others in need, was recently awarded two grants that will assist survivors of domestic violence gain long-term safety and stability by obtaining permanent housing, employment, and […]

By |October 25th, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments