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Commissioner Taylor Speaks at Baruch College
On March 13, Commissioner Taylor, along with Dr. Lance Freeman, an expert on youth homeless policy from Columbia University, and Bobby Watts, Executive Director of Care for the Homeless, participated in a public policy education program for over 100 attendees at Baruch College.
Special Event Held For Teens: Comfort Drop By Precious Dreams Foundation
On March 12, DHS hosted the Precious Dreams Foundation's (PDF) "Comfort Drop" event for 25 teens ages 13 to 18 from the Auburn Family Center, Bushwick Family Center and Crotona Inn Family Center, at its agency headquarters at 33 Beaver Street.
DHS Attends Dedication of Newest Homebase Center
On Thursday, January 16, representatives from the Department of Homeless Services’ (DHS) Division of Prevention, Policy & Planning joined non-profit provider, Catholic Charities, for the naming and dedication of the City's newest Homebase homelessness prevention center in East New York.
DHS Joins Brooklyn Borough President’s Office at Annual Donation Event
The Korean Dry Cleaners Associated donated 2,000 clothing items for New Yorkers in shelter.