OUR SERVICES

WHO QUALIFIES

To qualify for assitance from New Beginnings, clients must meet the following criteria:

  • Formerly homeless, having recently transitioned into permanent housing within Westchester County

  • The client must be accompanied by a social worker from a Westchester County Social Work agency

OR

  • The client must bring a letter from a Westchester County Social Work agency detailing

    • the name of the client or clients

    • names and ages of all family members residing in the household

    • the total number and size of the beds in the household (eg. 1x full, 2x twin beds)

  • Clients may only visit our Ossining facility once

With a referral from a social work agency, individuals and families visit the New Beginnings facility in Ossining to select from available items that they need for their new home.

 

These items vary depending on availability but may include: bedding, towels, plates, cups, pots and pans, kitchen utensils and non-perishable food.

 

New Beginnings is an independent agency that works with and supports a wide contingent of Westchester County agencies serving homeless families.