What We Do

With the homeless population at a record high and poverty impacting a growing number of New York City residents, Jericho Project provides housing, employment and other critical programming to 1,600 adults and children each year across five service areas:




A homeless veteran seen in New York City in 2008.

Is the End in Sight for Veteran Homelessness in NYC?

By Tori Lyon, Executive Director of Jericho Project

Jericho Project’s Executive Director, Tori Lyon, works with the New York City Continuum of Care Veterans Task Force to help achieve New York City’s goal to end veteran homelessness by the end of 2015.

“As long as American troops defend our freedoms here and abroad, we owe them the chance to return to civilian life with dignity.  We believe this starts with a home and it is up to all of us to make good on that mission.”

Read more about their plans in Tori Lyon’s City Limits Op-Ed article here.