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Center for Urban Community Services, Inc.

CUCS’ mission is to rebuild the lives of homeless and disadvantaged individuals and families. Tax ID 13-3687891


CUCS addresses needs on three mutually-reinforcing levels:

  • Direct Services – CUCS rebuilds lives by offering a range of programs and services to more than 25,000 individuals and families in New York City who are homeless, formerly homeless, low-income, living with mental illness or who have other special needs.
  • Training and Consultation – CUCS shares knowledge with several thousand direct care staff annually, and has provided consultation and technical assistance to hundreds of organizations and government agencies throughout the nation.
  • Systems Change – CUCS shapes systems by making effective models standard practice nation-wide; by working with government entities and coalitions of public and non-profit organizations to develop strategies for meeting local goals; and by leveraging our expertise to affect public policy that meets the needs of our constituents.