The Network publishes Network News, its monthly e-newsletter, as a chronicle of all things related to New York supportive housing. A typical issue features stories on new residence openings, budget updates, advocacy alerts, photos from recent events, Request for Proposal (RFP) information and summaries of new research. Read our past issues below, and click here to subscribe to our mailing list.

May 2017

Governor Signs Legislation for $1 Billion to Build 6,000 Units of Supportive Housing; Executive Budget Proposes Devastating 15% Cuts to HUD; Network Names Breaking Ground CEO Brenda Rosen New Chair of the Board of Directors; Supportive Housing & Faith-Based Organizations: Shared Mission to Care for New Yorkers in Need; two new residence openings in New York City.

April 2017

NYS budget funding for five years of supportive and affordable housing; an event to thank our government partners; HUD Secretary Ben Carson at NLIHC; two new residence openings in New York City.

March 2017

Network's lobby day; new HPD Commissioner Maria Torres-Springer addresses Network's annual meeting; NYS budget update; federal budget update.

February 2017

Leadership changes at HCR and at Goddard Riverside Community Center; a new residence breaking ground and a bolting up ceremony for another.

January 2017

The executive budget for SFY 2018; the outgoing and incoming HPD Commissioners; a Q & A with New York state government partners on the State's new supportive housing program.

December 2016

The post-election landscape for our supportive housing community; the Mayor's supportive housing task force recommendations and first awards for NYC 15/15; Campaign 4 NY/NY Housing 20k letter campaign; Gary Hattem retires; a conference on housing for people involved with the criminal justice system; residence openings upstate, on Long Island, and in Syracuse.

October 2016

Our annual Awards Gala, two openings of new supportive housing residences, and new HHAP awards.

September 2016

Governor Cuomo advancing the memorandum of understanding (MOU) to release $2 billion in affordable and supportive housing funding; announcement of the first Empire State Supportive Housing Initiative awards; our new Director of Policy and Planning Rebecca Sauer; our upcoming gala.

June 2016

Update on the end of the legislative session, an amended RFP from NYS HCR, an opening and a ground breaking in NYC, green building opportunities.

May 2016

Our upcoming annual supportive housing conference, the new state Supportive Housing Opportunity Program (SHOP) RFP, an update on HUD's CoC awards, Senators Schumer and Cantwell urging Congress to expand the Low Income Housing Tax Credit.

April 2016

State budget update, the Mayor's 90 Day Review of Homeless Services, a guest post on protecting your agency and tenants against source of income discrimination, the HUD Summit in Saratoga, the NLIHC conference in Washington.

March 2016

The Network's lobby day in Albany, a guest post from Allison Sesso on HSC's recent report, a legislative breakfast in Staten Island; New York Members of Congress support funding increases to end homelessness, and a tribute to Bill Hobson.

February 2016

HSC's new report on the crisis within the social service sector, our upcoming annual conference, ribbon cuttings at Herkimer Street residence and Alan Epstein Apartments, and a national award for Community Access' Steve Coe.

January 2016

Governor's announcement of 20,000 new units of supportive housing in his State of the State address, Mayor Bill de Blasio's announcement of a new supportive housing task force co-chaired by the Network's Laura Mascuch, and an article on the dozens of media stories from across the state in support of creating 35,000 supportive housing units that are now promised for New York State.

December 2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio made the largest commitment in history in mid November; 26 Senators, Albany leaders and Long Island legislators all urged the Governor to match and extend that historic commitment, promising to create 35,000 units of supportive housing statewide; Cadillac Man's journey to housing.

November 2015

Legislators across the state call for a robust NY/NY4; the Network's Awards Gala; the NYC Housing Forum; the CSH report on homelessness in NYS.

September 2015

Buffalo legislators and community leaders support the Campaign 4 NY/NY Housing, the Network brings Richard Gere and Oren Moverman to visit supportive housing, the honorees for the upcoming annual awards gala, and Governor Cuomo accepts recommendations aimed at easing re-entry for formerly incarcerated individuals.

August 2015

A bipartisan group urges Governor Cuomo to create more supportive housing, Nicole Branca moves to MOVA, a groundbreaking in the Bronx and an invitation to our annual awards gala on October 14th.

June 2015

The 15th annual NYS Supportive Housing Conference, a residence opening in the Bronx and a ground breaking in Mt. Vernon, and the HUD Summit in Utica.

May 2015

The Mayor's FY2016 Executive Budget, residence openings in Poughkeepsie and East Harlem, and the Governor's Blueprint to End AIDS.

April 2015

The New York State budget and supportive housing, the Network's annual meeting, the Network's Funding Guide relaunches, and a recent tour of a new supportive housing residence with Senator Jesse Hamilton.

March 2015

The Network and HSU lobby in Albany in February and March with a record number of providers and tenants joining our efforts, and the NY State Assembly honors supportive housing providers.

February 2015

The NY/NY 4 agreement and the Governor's proposed 2015 budget, and a story on a new residence opening in Schenectady.

January 2015

The legacy of Governor Mario Cuomo, a story about the British royal family's visit to The Door, and the SUS/Palladia merger.

December 2014

Three new residences open in New York City, Emergency Preparedness Trainings and Templates Update, Binghamton honored for housing homeless veterans.

November 2014

Laura Mascuch appointed as the Network's new Executive Director, 2014 gala recap, NYC Continuum of Care honored in Washington D.C., and more.

October 2014

2014 Network gala, openings of gorgeous new supportive housing residences in Long Island and NYC, and more.

September 2014

Ted Houghton departs, 2014 Network gala, HCR releases UFR RFP and more.

June 2014

Conference recap, Campaign 4 NY/NY Housing, Phipps Houses and more.

May 2014

NYC housing plan, conference preview, Hour Children, Odyssey House and more.

April 2014

State budget, Diane Sonde, Charlotte study, RFAs and more.

March 2014

Federal budget, Albany advocacy day, Alan Epstein internship and more.

February 2014

State budget, NYC commissioners, Housing Is Healthcare Coalition and more.

January 2014

NYC appointees, State of the State, NY/NY III report, homeless youth and more.

December 2013

HASA restorations, youth homelessness survey, RFPs, NOFAs and more.

November 2013

Awards Gala, 97 Crooke Ave. and Navy Green grand openings and more.

October 2013

Mosholu Gardens and Vyse Ave. grand openings, Gala preview and more.

September 2013

Alan Epstein, Mathew Wambua, HHAP awards, Pop G RFP and more.

August 2013

Federal advocacy, Sequestration Stories, adult homes, Youth Count and more.

July 2013

Conference wrap-up, HPD RFQ, NYC budget, Bronx groundbreaking and more.

June 2013

D'Addario grand opening, Unified Funding Round and more.

May 2013

Conference preview, NYC Advocacy, Eastman Commons and more.

April 2013

State budget wrap-up, HASA rally, United to End Homelessness and more.

March 2013

State budget advocacy, Lockport grand opening, sequestration and more.

February 2013

New York City/State budgets, Youth Count recap, groundbreakings and more.

January 2013

State of the State, NYC Youth Count, HPD Assistant Commissioner and more.

December 2012

Fiscal cliff, Kingsbridge Terrace, Cadence Square, Jon Kest and more.

November 2012

Hurricane Sandy, Commissioner Hogan, groundbreakings and more.

October 2012

Tim O'Hanlon retirement, grand openings, family paper, Gala preview and more.

September 2012

Green initiatives, federal benefits and more.

August 2012

Medicaid waiver, Utica grand opening, Harlem groundbreaking, RFPs and more.

July 2012

Medicaid RFP, HEARTH, NYC budget, Building Brooklyn Awards and more.

June 2012

Conference recap, historic City/State supportive housing expansions and more.

May 2012

Conference preview, NYC budget, Lenniger opening, Huyler Held and more.

April 2012

Advocacy Day, HASA protest, Cedar Ave. opening, film festival and more.

March 2012

State budget advocacy, HASA Work Group, HPD Design Guidelines and more.

February 2012

City and State budgets, HOPE count, family NY/NY III awards and more.

January 2012

Medicaid redesign, NY/NY III update, The Bridge groundbreaking and more.

December 2011

Family supportive housing, Geel opening, CAMBA groundbreaking and more.

November 2011

Awards Gala recap, HUD cuts, upstate trainings, The Schermerhorn and more.

October 2011

Three residence openings, Medicaid redesign forum, HUD advocacy and more.

September 2011

Medicaid redesign, family supportive housing roundtable and more.

July 2011

City and State budget victories, grand openings, a job vacancy and more.

June 2011

Annual conference recap, Cornel West and more.

May 2011

Family supportive housing roundtable, rally against budget cuts and more.

April 2011

New York City rally, new HPD commissioner, federal budget activity and more.

March 2011

Annual Lobby Day recap, Medicaid Redesign Team and more.

February 2011

DOH AIDS Institute, Keeping Families Together, SHFYA news coverage and more.

January 2011

State of the State recap, HUD reforms, Governor Cuomo and more.