Breaking the Cycle of Homelessness for Veterans and Families on Long Island
Founded in 1991, New Ground provides social work and education services to help families and veterans break the cycle of poverty and homelessness. Comprehensive services consist of employment counseling, financial literacy, life skills development including parenting and household maintenance, educational tutoring, reading assistance, education advocacy, tuition assistance, and much more.
Since opening our doors, over 80% of the families have graduated from New Ground self sufficient and able to afford a home of their own. New Ground empowers our children, parents and veterans to achieve their goals so they can secure a brighter future – for generations to come.