Take Action

Join our coalition as an individual or invite your local organizations to join force with us. Join here . Follow us on twitter, NextDoor, and Instagram. Volunteer to help here.

Some of the recent initiatives you can help are as follow:

  1. DA Forum – Join our Manhattan District Attorney forum on Feb 4th to discuss inequities in Harlem (Register here)
  2. Street Walk – Join our Harlem walk with political candidates. Inquire by writing to greaterharlemcoalition@gmail.com
  3. Facebook – Invite your friends to like our new Facebook page
  4. CARES – Do you know Mount Sinai is supported by Goldman Sachs and Loews Hotel? On Twitter, tell @Goldmansachs and @loews_hotel to stop Mount Sinai from moving the ~60 at risk youth from the CARES program to the 158 W 124 Street campus, which is teeming with drug dealers
  5. OASAS – Tell OASAS and DOMH on this Twitter post to reduce methadone treatment centers in Harlem

Also, share these latest news reporting and posts in social media to raise awareness

Photos of drug dealer in bright day light

2020 Nov: CBS coverage of issues related to oversaturation in Harlem. Share on Facebook and Twitter

Mayor De Blasio visited Harlem amidst complaints from residents

2020 Nov: Patch reports that Mayor De Blasio visited Harlem 125th Street in reaction to complaints about Harlem’s quality of life. Share on Facebook and Twitter. Read more here

Harlem has 19% of drug treatment programs but only 8% of NYC's patients
19% of NYC’s opioid treatment programs are in Harlem

Harlem has 4% of New York City’s population and 19% of drug treatment programs. Write a response on OASAS’s Twitter account to let them know 19% is too much. Click here