The Dwelling Place of New York Spring 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends, Picture yourself arriving at the front door of The Dwelling Place with your meager belongings in hand feeling frightened and numb from the realization that you are homeless. Yet, here you are! Making […] more»

The Dwelling Place Celebrates Women’s History Month

The Dwelling Place Celebrates Women’s History Month March is Women’s History Month. The Dwelling Place joins in honoring the courageous and bold women of the past and present who are working to pave the way […] more»

St. Brigid’s Day Celebration

Many thanks to Maura Mulligan and friends for a truly enjoyable and inspiring evening of Irish music, song, poetry, and dancing held on Monday, February 1. These festivities were planned to mark the beginning of […] more»

Electrical Workers Provide Service Day at The Dwelling Place

The Dwelling Place extends sincere gratitude to members of the Electrical Workers Minority Caucus (EWMC) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) – Local 3 based in New York City for the day of […] more»

Christmas at The Dwelling Place

Preparations are underway for a festive Christmas at The Dwelling Place. Staff and residents joined in a tree decorating party in the dining room on Thursday evening, December 10. Many hands created a beautifully adorned […] more»

The Dwelling Place December 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends, You may be asking, “What can I do to make a difference when I see such staggering statistics about our homeless brothers and sisters?” The problem is so complex and solutions seem to […] more»

Memories of Gala 2015 – Harvesting Hope

Treasured memories are embedded in our hearts from the wonderful experience shared with our guests during the Gala on Thursday evening, October 15. It was a beautiful autumn evening enhanced by the spirit of community […] more»

Memories and Reflections on this 38th Anniversary of The Dwelling Place

Sunday, October 4, 2015 marked the 38th Anniversary of the opening of The Dwelling Place. On this date in 1977 Sister Nancy Chiarello and four other members of the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany welcomed their […] more»

Project Give Back: Shine and Dine Event at The Dwelling Place

On Thursday, August 27, 2015, a new volunteer with The Dwelling Place, Skarlly Infante, planned a Women’s Empowerment Program for our women residents. Skarlly, along with her friends, Michelle, Jasmine, and Stephanie, brought dinner generously […] more»

Fostering Meals with a Heart

Congratulations to November Calendar Raffle Winners! The staff and ladies of The Dwelling Place extend special thanks to each or you who supported our 2016 November Calendar Raffle. Through your efforts and generosity we raised […] more»