Living the Mission at The Dwelling Place of NY

We live the mission of The Dwelling Place through our daily commitment to:

  • Be a voice for women who cannot be heard: the homeless, the hungry, the hurting.
  • Welcome each and every woman as a guest: regardless of her race, religion or background.
  • Offer hot meals and shelter from the cold: with love, respect and compassion.
  • Provide the services that support independence: through advocacy, education and collaboration.
  • Create a safe place for women to reenergize, refresh, and renew as they rebuild their lives.

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  • It was a Monday evening on October 4, 1977 when Ida Anderson, our first guest, came to the door looking for shelter. The pastor of

  • 2020 presented The Dwelling Place with unprecedented challenges. There were many months, that the idea of reopening seemed so distant. Today, thanks to the support

  • Sr. Nancy Chiarello OSF

    What a night! Over 80 people joined us for our annual gala on Thursday as we honored Sr. Nancy Chiarello and Sr. Joann Sambs for their