Meet the (In)Visible Women Club From UNIS

On Martin Luther King Day in January 2018, young sophomore students from the United Nations International School located on FDR Drive visited The Dwelling Place to learn more about women and homelessness. They had recently […] more»


September 2018 Calendar Raffle

Once again it is time for our September Calendar Raffle. This will be our final calendar raffle. We invite you to take advantage of one more opportunity to have 30 chances to be a winner! […] more»


The Dwelling Place Spring/Summer 2018 Newsletter

Dear Friends, Meet Mr. Cheerios! Bill Ciecierski was employed by Port Authority and worked to maintain the Lincoln Tunnel. One evening in 1978 while watching the local news, he saw a story about The Dwelling […] more»


2018 Annual Appeal

The circumstances that lead a woman to seek a homeless shelter are tragic and heartbreaking. Maria’s story began in November of 2017. In her own words she describes the devastating loss that led her to […] more»


Repeat Roses and The Dwelling Place

Jennifer Grove is the founder and CEO of Repeat Roses, her creative, inspiring, and earth friendly company that recycles wedding and special event flowers to deliver a spot of joy to people who are in […] more»


An Evening with the Women Tribe

On a chilly, Tuesday evening, January 30, 2018 The Dwelling Place hosted a five-hour outreach event featuring the Women Tribe, one of the arising women support groups in the city. Alexandra Jagiello, one of the […] more»


Jewelry-Making Night

Crafting for a Cause: A Wellness Initiative by a student group at Columbia University was first introduced to The Dwelling Place in November of 2016 by its student founder and president, Marilou Fonti. The mission […] more»


New Beds

If you happened to drive by or walk near The Dwelling Place on Thursday, February 1, you would have seen old bed frames, old mattresses and box springs loaded on the Mattress Firm truck and […] more»


Remodeled Bathroom

With the help of a grant from Catholic Charities, the 3rd floor bathroom for the ladies has been updated and remodeled. The project was completed on February 1 by José and his crew. This is […] more»


9th Avenue International Food Festival

The Dwelling Place will have a booth at the 9th Avenue International Food Festival being held on May 19-20, 2018. You can find our booth on 9th Avenue between 42nd and 43rd Street in front […] more»




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