Cara Ochsenreiter, Program Director for the Breaking Ground, the organization that operates the Homeless program at the Ridgewood Presbyterian Church, at 59-14 70 Ave will be on hand tonight, May 2, at the Community Board #5 Homeless Committee meeting. It takes place at Christ The King High School Cafeteria at 7:30.
The Community Board #5-Q Homeless Services Committee was formed to better understand the homeless situation throughout New York and to work on how the communities in the CB#5 area can do its part in the battle to help and understand the homeless.
Dmytro Fedkowskyj is the chairman of the committee.
Tonight Amanda Nasner from Department of Homeless Services will also be speaking about the mayor’s homeless plan going forward. The meeting is open to the public.
Representatives from Department of Homeless Services, Catholic Charities, The Coalition For The Homeless and Homeless Services united have spoken at past meetings.