Our Results

Each year, Henry Street Settlement serves 50,000 individuals through social services, arts and health care programs. Through Henry Street's programs, seniors received nutrition, case management and other vital services; youth received educational, recreational and employment services; members of our community received primary and mental health care, free legal and financial counseling and help accessing benefits including low-cost health insurance; homeless individuals and families received shelter and supportive services; the unemployed or underemployed were connected to jobs, and thousands of individuals of all ages were provided access to the arts, including dance, music, theater and visual arts.

Henry Street's services and programs are designed to help individuals become self-sufficient by providing access to education, housing, basic nutrition, health care and employment opportunities.

Here are a just few vital statistics from programs during fiscal year 2014.

Abrons Arts Center/Performing & Visual Arts

  • 286 performances of 58 productions attracted audiences of 31,500 individuals.
  • 423 individuals (966 registrants) took part in the 112 classes .
  • 96 youth attended summer arts camp programs.
  • 15 exhibitions were mounted and seen by 4,900 individuals.
  • 8,340 hours of free space for artists were provided through artist residency programs.
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Job Training & Placement

  • 1556 people completed job readiness training; 671 were placed in jobs.
  • 141 young adults developed work readiness skills through the Young Adult Internship Program and Project Rise.
  • 1573 youth were placed in summer  jobs
  • Individuals receiving tax preparation services got $316,766 in refunds.
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Primary & Behavioral Health

  • 615 individuals received services through our Outpatient Mental Health clinic, School Based Mental Health clinics and PROS through 8128 visits .
  • 735 households were connected to over $3.3 million in benefits.
  • 273 parents enrolled in the Parent Center. which offered 201 workshops
  • 5263 individuals where assisted in enrolling or re-enrolling in Qualified Health Plans, Medicaid and Child Health Plus
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Senior Services

  • 105 Senior Companions helped 210 of their frailer counterparts remain independent.
  • 45,883 meals were served to seniors at the Good Companions Senior Center's lunch, dinner and Sunday programs.
  • 386,175 meals were delivered to homebound seniors.
  • 1,946 educational and/or recreational sessions were provided at the Good Companions Senior Center.
  • 448 seniors received services through our Naturally Recurring Retirement Community, allowing them to age in their own home.
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Transitional & Supportive Housing

  • 347 families with  659 children were provided with safe refuge and transitional housing.
  • 86 families and 74 single women were placed in permanent housing.
  • 93 residents were assessed and participated in on site employment services which included 44 workshops and place 67 residents in jobs.
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Youth Programs

  • 126 children were enrolled in day care programs
  • 951 youth participated in after-school programs at the agency's five after-school sites.
  • 599 youth participated in our high school completion and college access program.
  • 277 students participated in SAT classes and 57% increased their score by an average of 128 points.
  • 10 youth were trained as peer educators around HIV/AIDS prevention.
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