We develop housing that provides affordable opportunities for clients moving out of homelessness and poverty.
What We Do
VOA-GNY is an anti-poverty organization working to end homelessness in the New York area by 2050.
Areas of Service
News and Events
TODAY Show Reveals Renovation Project at VOA-GNY Transitional Housing Program
Sheinelle Jones from the TODAY show partnered with Lowe’s Home Improvement to refresh a multi-purpose room at one of VOA-GNY’s transitional housing programs for families.
Op-Ed: The Link Between Brain Injuries and Domestic Violence
The Op-Ed in AMNY urges City Hall to pass legislation to increase public awareness of TBIs in domestic violence survivors and mandate TBI screenings as part of how first responders evaluate possible domestic violence situations.
Volunteers of America-Greater New York Names Jeffrey R. Ginsburg as President & CEO
New Leader Brings Extensive Advocacy and Philanthropic Leadership to $150+ Million Organization’s Effort to Combat Poverty and Address Homelessness and Mental Health Crises in New York Area.
individuals had a place to sleep in one of our shelters or housing programs
domestic violence survivors and their children found emergency housing as we guided them toward self-sufficiency
children began the school year more equipped to succeed thanks to Operation Backpack®
vets in our continuum of care, from homelessness prevention to permanent supportive housing
preschool children served by our Early Learning Center
at-risk youth find stability and support as we help them prepare for independent adulthood
older adults found a community in our affordable housing programs
adults living with HIV/AIDS received housing and other support services
youth aging out of foster care found stability and guidance
people with behavioral health or substance use issues received residential and other critical support