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    Women and Families in Need: 3 New York City Locations For Immediate Assistance

    During these uncertain times, you may find yourself needing a little extra help for yourself and your family.

    Receiving help is nothing to be ashamed of, and below we share three major resources right here in New York City that can assist you if you’re over 45 years, homeless, a victim of violence and/or have a child who is a cancer patient.

    Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Women’s Mental Health Shelter:

    Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Women’s Mental Health Shelter is helping homeless women aged 45-and-over living with severe and persistent mental illness. Contributions will continue to feed, shelter, support, and serve the most vulnerable New Yorkers.
    – Location: 643 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065
    – Needs: Financial assistance

    Ronald McDonald House New York:

    Ronald McDonald House New York provides temporary housing for pediatric cancer patients and their families in a strong, supportive and caring environment that encourages and nurtures the development of child-to-child and parent-to-parent support systems. In response to the coronavirus crisis, they are delivering catered meals in to-go containers as well as wellness and kid-friendly care packages to each of the families that are stationed in their institution.
    – Location: Multiple locations in the tri-state area
    – Needs: Financial assistance


    Womankind works with survivors of gender-based violence to rise above trauma and build a path to healing. In response to the coronavirus crisis, Womankind services will transition to phone and email, with the exception of their Residential Programs. Womankind’s 24/7 emergency residences will remain staffed and emergency services will continue
    – Location: 32 Broadway 10th floor, New York, NY 10004
    – Needs: Financial assistance


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