A comparison of two locations in Harlem where social services such as addiction treatment, homeless shelters, halfway houses, and mental health clinics with schools nearby.
Notify your representative you are against the oversaturation of addiction facilities in Harlem. Place: Greater Calvary Baptist Church 43-55 West 124 Street New York, NY 10027
The Greater Harlem Coalition will have an informational and organizational meeting on Thursday, April 25th at 7:00 PM at The Greater Calvary Baptist Church, 55 W 124th St, New York, NY 10027.
Notes from the CB9 subcommittee meeting regarding the Homeless Shelter plans in Harlem.
If you would like to offer your thoughts to the hospital on their plan to move 2,500 mental health and addiction services clients from Morningside Heights to West 124th Street, this is a great opportunity.
Come speak out about an oversaturation of homeless services in Harlem.
We oppose the addiction and psychiatric facility Mount Sinai plans to open on 124th St between Lenox Ave and Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd.
Data gathered by the NYC Dept of Health shows that what Harlem needs most are cancer and heart disease-related health facilities. #harlem #eastharlem #fairshare
In Manhattan, homeless shelters are most concentrated in Central Harlem and East Harlem.
In 2017, NYC City Council wrote a report outlining the policy of even distribution—fair sharing—of public services, both beneficial and least desirable. Communities of color and lower socioeconomic status, such as Harlem and East Harlem, have historically been the dumping ground for services unwanted in other communities. It is time to distribute these services evenly [...]