• 6,000 Children

    Every year we help over 6,000 children by providing better living conditions and life building skills.

  • Veterans

    We support Veteran families by providing shelter, housing and homelessness prevention programs.

  • 1,044 single


    HELP USA provides shelter for 1,044 single adults every day.

Ending Homelessness Through Housing, Prevention, and Shelter

Where We Are

We provide homes, jobs and services for those in need in the following communities:

New York
New Jersey
Washington DC

Our History

  • Family Transitional

    HELP is founded in 1986 and opens six new transitional housing facilities for families in New York State.

  • Permanent Housing

    HELP begins developing permanent housing - with two low-income rental residences in New York City.

  • National Expansion

    HELP expands nationally, opening facilities in New York, Buffalo, Houston, and Las Vegas.

  • Continued Growth

    HELP opens two permanent and four transitional housing facilities in New York and Las Vegas.

  • Focus on Innovation

    HELP opens three permanent housing facilities and pioneers Homebase prevention program in NYC.

  • Veteran Service

    HELP develops four permanent housing projects focused on serving veterans with three additional sites planned.

  • Future Growth

    HELP has grown to include 38 programs and residences across five states.

The Latest News


What to Wear: HELP USA Luncheon

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Help USA’s Annual Scholarship-Awards Luncheon for Domestic-Violence Survivors was Featured in The Wall Street Journal

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Get Social With Us

  • Founded in 1986 as an organization focused on building transitional housing for families, HELP USA has since grown in both breadth and depth. We currently operate 43 different programs and residences across five states, and our work covers the entire spectrum of homelessness prevention.

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