Op-Ed: The fight for housing justice and equality for Pride Month

“The sparse options for LGBTQ+ individuals experiencing homelessness is an urgent challenge, but there are models that illuminate the path forward. Volunteers of America-Greater New York’s Street to Home program, launched in 2022 in partnership with the City of New York, applies a “housing first” philosophy to place individuals experiencing unsheltered homelessness directly into permanent affordable housing, without mandating shelter stays as a precondition to housing subsidies or support services.”

Read the full op-ed by VOA-GNY Chief of Staff, Nick Brasse, in amNY.

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