As part of its advocacy efforts, the Network regularly testifies at City Council committee and budget hearings to influence policy decisions and protect funding sources to the benefit of supportive housing. Network staff members have delivered the following testimonies before New York City government agencies and officials. Also see below for a growing list of testimonies from our members.
April 20, 2017 New York City Council General Welfare Committee
The Network testifies during a hearing on the formation of an interagency coordinating council to combat homelessness.
- January 19, 2017 New York City Council Committees on General Welfare & Housing and Buildings
The Network testifies during a hearing on the benefits of supportive housing to communities.
- April 16, 2015 New York State Senate Task Force on the Delivery of Social Services in New York City
The Network testifies during a hearing on the status of social service delivery in New York City.
- November 10, 2014 City Council
The Network testifies during a hearing on the status of veteran homelessness and hunger.
For Network testimony from earlier years, please contact Rebecca Sauer.