First ‘Moving On’ client leaves NYC supportive housing, relieving pressure on the City’s crowded shelter system

Lantern resident Matoka Joyner packs up her belongings as she prepares to move to an independent apartment, through the Moving On program

Today, Lantern Community Services client Matoka Joyner, 60, will become the first person in New York City to move out of supportive housing under the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) and Robin Hood Foundation’s Moving On initiative. Matoka will move from Lantern’s supportive housing at Huntersmoon Hall in the Upper West Side to her new … Continue reading First ‘Moving On’ client leaves NYC supportive housing, relieving pressure on the City’s crowded shelter system

Lantern Receives Funding to Launch Moving On

Lantern Community Services is pleased to announce receiving a $75,000 grant from the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) to implement the Moving On initiative. In partnership with the Robin Hood Foundation, CSH launched Moving On in New York City to enable individuals who have achieved stability in supportive housing to move on into independent housing, while freeing up apartments for new clients to move in from … Continue reading Lantern Receives Funding to Launch Moving On