New York Times | March 26, 2020
She’s 10, Homeless and Eager to Learn. But She Has No Internet.
Thousands of students living in shelters and doubled up in overcrowded apartments have not received web-enabled devices for online learning. Add to that the complication of adapting traditional lesson plans to be taught online, and the city has been faced with an enormous and unprecedented undertaking.
Recreating a classroom on the internet is a logistical challenge that comes with a learning curve for students, teachers and parents.
And it is already leaving poor and vulnerable students behind — especially the estimated 114,000 children who live in shelters and unstable housing.Read More
NY1 | April 04, 2018
Addressing the shocking number of homeless children in NYC
Former City Council Speaker Christine Quinn sits down with Errol Louis to discuss the shocking number of homeless children, and what her organization WIN has…
NY Daily News | February 28, 2018
City program opens 34 ‘supportive housing’ units in Harlem to shelter, educate homeless families
Two weeks ago, 34 units of what’s known as “supportive housing” opened up for homeless families, financed by a city Housing Preservation & Development Department…
The New York Times | February 18, 2018
Homelessness, Step by Step
The New York Times looked at homelessness step by step through the eyes of several families, over the final months of last year.
Manhattan Times | February 14, 2018
Now I’m So Strong
Formerly homeless, Aidibel Moreno has recently moved into a new supportive housing facility in Harlem. Built and operated by nonprofit group Win, the site was…
Patch | February 08, 2018
Supportive Housing Facility For 34 Families Opens In Harlem
City officials and the nonprofit Win (formerly Women In Need) announced Thursday the opening of a supportive housing facility for women and children in Harlem.
Fox5 | February 08, 2018
Housing with social services for formerly homeless New Yorkers
Aidibel Moreno is one of 34 women who will find themselves in new homes as part of the Win 118th Street permanent supportive housing residence,…