Homelessness Prevention Program


Organization: DOROT, Inc
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The DOROT Homelessness Prevention Program (“HPP”) provides transitional housing for homeless seniors, relocation to permanent homes, and ongoing counseling and support.
PROGRAM SNAPSHOT:

Location of Program's Recipients:
New York City
Who Benefits from Support:
Homeless and formerly homeless elderly; 140-150 adults per year (includes Aftercare clients who have been settled in affordable housing and who return to the HPP for meals, counseling, and ongoing programs)
Fast Fact:
ast year one DOROT teen volunteer and her mother prepared and served over 400 meals to homeless and formerly homeless seniors at the HPP.
Raised: $159
Needed: $1,641

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