It truly takes an ENTIRE village
Argus Community has compiled an active list of resources to increase our continuum of care.
Argus provides a drug-free, safe and nurturing environment in which persons living on the fringes of society can acquire education and skills and transform maladaptive attitudes and behaviors. We emphasis self-help, personal responsibility, and mutual support. Argus was founded in the South Bronx in 1968.
FOOD AND FOOD RELATED-ALL BOROS
FOOD BANKS- by ZIP: www.foodbanknyc.org/get-help
(Food pantries, soup kitchens, senior centers)
FOOD RESOURCES-Harlem Specific: www.foodbanknyc.org/community-kitchen
SNAP Assistance (Food stamps): www.foodbanknyc.org/snap-assistance
HIV RESOURCE-HASA: Web Address: www1.nyc.gov/site/hra/help/hiv-aids-services.page
Phone Service Line (9am-5pm): 212-971-0626 (or for TTY machine: 212-971-2731)
The HIV/AIDS Services Administration’s (HASA) mission is to expedite access to essential benefits and social services needed by persons living with AIDS or clinical symptomatic HIV illness and their families (ASSIST with INCOME, RENT & MEDICAID access); also, “Exception to Policy ONE TIME ASSISTANCE”)
ALL PERSONS-NYC HOUSING CONNECT-FIND AND APPLY FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING
(Application links by Borough, including Mitchell-Lama, HPD and HPC )
NYC Housing applications, priority based on info-receipt mailed in 2 weeks.
BISSELL CENTRE OUTREACH TEAM
The sole purpose of the Outreach Housing Team is to locate, engage, and house people who are homeless. Temporary child care also available (under 6 years old).
Phone: 780.423.2285 ext. 306 Email: https://bissellcentre.org/programs/individual/outreach-housing-team/?gclid=Cj0KCQjwkZfLBRCzARIsAH3wMKrW853vM_fB3PxO0znduMVTmTSLacE1w8-ujya8YHjRzQfm7kWg-boaAohYEALw_wcB
Covenant House-461 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 | 800-388-3888 NYC: (212) 613-0300
OPEN 24 Hrs.
NYC RESCUE MISSION
PHONE: (212) 226-6214 OPEN 24 Hrs.
90 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10013
The New York City Rescue Mission exists to provide help and hope to the hungry, hurting and homeless men and women in New York City. We strive for the holistic health of those we serve through a wide range of services and programs including emergency shelter, food, social services, medical & more.
At full capacity, we sleep approximately 160 men and 30 women in dormitories on three separate floors of our building. Before resting comfortably in bed for the night, each guest is served a delicious dinner, a hot shower.
Services and Programs Hours
-Overnight Shelter Intake: 3 to 5 pm every day
-Breakfast: 6:30 to 7 am every day
-Clothing Distribution: Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:30 to 4 pm
-Dinner: 5 to 6:30 pm every day
-SNAP and Medicaid Enrollment: Tuesdays 3 to 6 pm
-Gospel Chapel Service: Monday through Friday 7 to 8 pm
SHELTER INTAKE CENTERS
30th Street: 400-430 East 30th St./1st Ave., Manhattan
(Subway: 6 to 28th St.)
-Franklin Shelter: 1122 Franklin Ave., Bronx
(Subway: 2/5 to 149th St., then #55 bus to 166th St. &
3rd Ave. or the #21 bus to 166th St. & Boston Road)
-HELP Women’s Center: 116 Williams Ave., Brooklyn
Subway: C to Liberty Ave.
Adult Families with no children under21 years old
Adult Family Intake Center (AFIC):
400-430 East 29th St., Manhattan
(Subway: 6 to 28th St.)
Families with children under 21 AND Pregnant Women
Prevention Assistance and Temporary
Housing Office (PATH):
151 East 151st St., Bronx
(Subway: 2, 4 or 5 to 149th St. – Grand Concourse)
24-HOUR DROP-IN CENTERS FOR ADULTS
120 East 32nd St. in East Midtown; Phone: (212) 883-0680
(Subway: 6 to 33rd St.)
The Living Room
800 Barretto St., Bronx; Phone: (718) 893-3606
The only drop-in center in the Bronx!
(Subway: 6 to Hunts Point Ave.)
257 West 30th St. near Penn Station; Phone: (212) 947-3211
(Subway: 1/2/3/A/C/E to 34th St. – Penn Station)
The Gathering Place
2402 Atlantic Ave. in Brooklyn; T: (718) 385-8726
(Subway: A to Broadway Junction)
Program Summary: The Gathering Place Drop-in Center serves homeless men and women, 18 and older, 24 hours per day, seven days a week, year round. The center provides a safe, sanitary and stable alternative to the street, using an individualized and flexible approach to serve the hard-to-reach street homeless population that refuses the city shelter system.
25 Central Ave. in Staten Island
Subway: No subway service
SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) (TTY: 1-800-799-4889} www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org
NYC MOBILE MENTAL HEALTH TEAM: To request a team, call (888) NYC-WELL (888-692-9355).
You can request help from a mobile crisis team if you are concerned about a family member, friend, or acquaintance who is experiencing (or at risk of) a psychological crisis. You can also request a team for yourself.
BRONX PSYCHIATRIC CENTER
Address: 1500 Waters Place, Bronx, NY 10461 Phone: (718) 931-0600
Bronx Psychiatric Center provides a continuum of inpatient, outpatient and related psychiatric services with inpatient hospitalization at the main campus. There are two outpatient sites in the borough of the Bronx.
LOCAL MENTAL HEALTH ACTION CENTERS: The following Action Centers are now open Monday to Friday from 8 AM to 8 PM, and Saturdays from 8 AM to 4 PM:
• East Harlem Neighborhood Health Action Center, 158 East 115th Street, Manhattan
• Tremont Neighborhood Health Action Center, 1826 Arthur Avenue, Bronx
• Brownsville Neighborhood Health Action Center, 259 Bristol Street, Brooklyn
DETOX-RESIDENTIAL-OUTPATIENT (and DUI): Argus Community, Inc., 1-718-401-5700
AA, NA Meeting Locator (and related)-ALL STATES: www.addictionrecoveryguide.org/resources/recovery/other_programs
(Services for the deal included)
ALL TREATMENT BY ZIP/LOCATION: https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/
GENERAL SUBSTANCE USE INFORMATION: www.addictionrecoveryguide.org/resources/recovery/other_programs