New Destiny is a New York City nonprofit founded in 1994 to provide housing and services to one of the City’s most vulnerable homeless populations – victims of domestic violence and their children. We are committed to increasing permanent housing options for domestic violence survivors by building affordable housing and improving their access to existing housing resources.
New Destiny is the ONLY organization in New York City that is dedicated to building affordable housing for domestic violence survivors and their children who are homeless.
domestic violence survivors placed in permanent homes by HousingLink
adults and children receive on‑site services
Percent of domestic violence survivors stably housed and 99% violence free in FY 2021
units of affordable housing for domestic violence survivors in development
affordable housing projects with 297 units for domestic violence survivors developed
New Destiny’s website has a section on finding affordable housing. Most affordable housing is accessed through New York City’s housing... Read more
Having a criminal history, poor credit or poor rental history can make it more difficult to find an apartment.... Read more
If your section 8 is scheduled to expire soon you must apply for an extension with the agency that... Read more
If you are experiencing problems with your shelter placement or the shelter staff please follow your shelter’s grievance procedure.... Read more