With over 1,800 registrants, the 2019 Annual NYS Supportive Housing Conference set a record! What an incredible day from start to finish. We are so grateful to all who joined, volunteered, sponsored, and presented at the conference.

We're excited to share a written wrap-up of the day, linking to photos, presentations, and videos of the day, here.
The Network is Honored with 2019 Andrew J. Thomas Award
On June 19th, at the AIA New York Chapter's Annual Meeting , the Network was presented with an award in recognition of its role as "the hub for New York's nonprofit supportive housing community -- connecting providers, government agencies and the private sector." We were honored to receive this award on behalf of our community.
There were a number of bills for which the Network was advocating and following at the end of the historic 2019 legislative session including rent regulation, prevailing wage, and Office of Mental Health housing bills. The Network summarized the session for members...

Ahead of the July 1st start of the City’s Fiscal Year 2020, the Mayor and City Council reached a handshake deal on a budget of $92.8 billion on June 14th.
While there were some victories for housing and human services, the budget fails to provide funding for two critical priorities championed by the Network and our partners...

On May 22nd, Network members Central New York Services and CSD Housing gathered supporters to welcome residents to a new home featuring 30 supportive housing units...

On May 22nd, developers, architects, contractors, and other members of the affordable and supportive housing community gathered for a training with HPD and Con Edison to learn more about the processes, best practices, and milestones to ensure projects proceed on time...

Network members are invited to free trainings on conflict resolution provided by MH Mediate and the CUNY Dispute Resolution Center. An in-person training on August 16th will cover listening, conflict resolution, addressing challenging behaviors, and more.

If you are interested in participating, please reserve your spot by July 2nd through this form . If you have any questions, please email Dan Berstein at dan@mhmediate.com .
Comings & Goings
  • Marty Teller, Executive Director of FLACRA, retires after over 30 years of service.
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If your organization has an open job listing, don't forget you can post on the Network's publicly visible Job Board ! Anyone looking for a new job can find opportunities by linking to it straight from the top of the Network's homepage. Only members can post, using their unique online login information .
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