Opening doors,
unlocking potential.

Nazareth Housing is a community-based nonprofit promoting housing stability and economic mobility among vulnerable families and individuals of New York City.

A Pathway out of Poverty

As a community-based organization, Nazareth Housing seeks to restore dignity and visibility to the lives of vulnerable New Yorkers, and give voice to their aspirations.

We touch people’s lives and engage with our clients in a way that empowers them to build a pathway out of poverty and create lives filled with possibility and opportunity.

Our Services

Nazareth Housing alleviates the multiple causes of homelessness in order to establish and maintain housing stability for each and every family. Whether it’s access to benefits, housing support, effective budgeting, educational workshops, or improved employment, Nazareth Housing provides permanent life-changing resources that break the cycle of homelessness.

Homelessness Prevention

Louise’s Pantry

Supportive Housing

Emergency Family Shelter

Urgent Needs Assistance

Free VITA Tax Preparation

Success stories

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From the day Carla arrived at Nazareth Housing, she was determined to be a success. A young mother of two young children, Carla met regularly with her Nazareth Housing case manager to develop her own unique Independent Living Plan that would identify and alleviate barriers to safe housing and meaningful…
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Rosa arrived at Nazareth Housing shelter as an unemployed single mother having survived domestic violence. Using an array of supportive services, Nazareth Housing assisted her immigration regularization and arranged internship programs until she received permission to work in the United States. Rosa earned a paid position within a program in…
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In August 2015 Arnulfo and his wife were priced out of their Brooklyn apartment by new owners. The rent increase, plus hospital bills from a family hardship a year earlier, meant the couple were forced to become homeless. After seven months of staying separately with family and friends Arnulfo contacted Nazareth…

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