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»


40 Years on 40th Street . . .

Thank You for the Memories and Support The celebrations marking the 40th Anniversary of The Dwelling Place culminated in a festive Mass of Thanksgiving held on Sunday, November 12 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic […] more»


Mass of Thanksgiving

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Dear Friend, On October 4th, 1977 – the Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi – The Dwelling Place opened its doors and welcomed its first women residents. This was a dream come true for […] more»


Celebrate Lughnasa and Benefit The Dwelling Place

Treat yourself to a Lughnasa theatrical experience! Hear from contemporary playwrights and enjoy the talents of imaginative and innovative actors. We’ll celebrate the work of Brian Friel, enjoy scenes from the new play “Sons of […] more»


Art Night at The Dwelling Place

Jacinta Stewart, a local artist and long-time friend of The Dwelling Place, initiated an Art Night on May 17th with the residents and Wednesday Evening Open Dinner guests. Jacinta will return the third Wednesday of […] more»


Join Us at the 9th Avenue International Food Festival

In honor of its 40th Anniversary (1977 – 2017), The Dwelling Place of NY will be hosting a booth at the 9th Avenue International Food Festival on Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21. In […] more»