Dispatches from the fight against homelessness and AIDS
Dear Housing Works Community,
For over a week now, I have been struggling to find words to express to you my thoughts and feelings about the massacre in Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, South Carolina. While I have been deeply saddened and outraged by many of the deaths that have inspired …
June 29, 2015
HAPPY PRIDE! We are thrilled to be kicking off Pride Weekend by celebrating the this historic decision!
For those of you in NYC, you can find us in the Pride March on Sunday! If you’d like to join our contingent, RSVP here.
June 26, 2015
On Thursday, June 25th, the White House recognized ten individuals who are making a difference in the lives of refugees in the United States and abroad as World Refugee Day “Champions of Change.” Among those recognized is Michael Ighodaro, a Nigerian activist who came to the U.S. through the Housing Works …
June 24, 2015
Lawsuit alleges blatant refusal to accept applicants living with AIDS and utilizing a public housing subsidy
New York City—Today, a client of the New York City HIV/AIDS Services Administration (HASA) filed a lawsuit against Goldfarb Associates, a major real estate company, alleging housing discrimination that is prohibited by the New York …
June 23, 2015
Ensuring affordable housing and fighting practices that discriminate against HASA clients are issues that speak to the very core of what Housing Works is about. For this reason, we need your presence at a press conference at City Hall next Tuesday, June 23, to demand an end to source-of-income discrimination & …
June 17, 2015
Your voices make a difference, and we need your help once more today in asking Governor Cuomo to strengthen New York’s supportive housing plan! Write an email, send a tweet, or participate in Friday’s Rally, info below.
The Campaign 4 NY/NY Housing asks that Governor Cuomo create and fully fund services …
June 10, 2015
June 2, 2015
HIV and Justice Organizations Stand with Michael Johnson and All Black Gay Men, and Condemn Laws Criminalizing HIV-Positive Status
As organizations committed to human rights, social justice, and dignity for people living with and vulnerable to HIV, we release this statement in solidarity with Black gay men who have been organizing …
May 21, 2015
Help us advocate for the rights of all people living with HIV/AIDS