THE AFTERMATH PLAN: Responding to Homelessness in the Wake of COVID-19

After years of a widening gap between the income of millions of New Yorkers and the cost of living, New York City’s families and the safety net designed to protect them have been stretched to their limits. That social safety net is on the verge of breaking, as the financial impact of the COVID-19 crisis disrupts the delicate balance within which low-income families make ends meet.