Action Center: Henry Street Speaks Up!

Henry Street is alarmed that new federal government policies are undermining freedoms and services that are central to our mission and essential to those we serve. In response, we have launched this Action Center to enable members of the community to access services, voice their concerns and support Henry Street.

  • Access our Services

    Need free legal advice? Need counseling? Need health insurance or other government benefits? Call our Neighborhood Resource Center at 212.471.2409.
    To see our full list of social service, arts, and health care programs, click here.
  • Henry Street Speak Up Station/Contact Your Representatives

    Make calls from the Speak Up Station in the Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand St., 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. daily.
    – Find & Call Your Representative » or Senator »
  • Protect our Community of Immigrants

    Henry Street is committed to immigrant rights. We oppose any efforts to unjustly target immigrants and refugees based on religion, citizenship status or ethnicity. For more information and actions, visit the
    New York Immigration Coalition »
  • Defend Affordable Health Care

    Henry Street opposes the American Health Care Act, which threatens to leave 52 million Americans uninsured by 2026. For more information and actions, visit Families USA »
  • Oppose Budget Cuts to Save NYCHA, Section 8, and more!

    The Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) is facing $6.2 billion in budget cuts. Click here to learn about what this means and what you can do.
  • Donate to Henry Street to Support our Community

    Henry Street needs your support to continue providing social services, arts, and health care programs to Lower East Side residents and other New Yorkers. Donate here.
  • Support Henry Street’s City & State Advocacy Efforts

    Each year, Henry Street plays an active role in advocating for policies and budgets—at both the State and City levels—that reflect the needs and priorities of our community. To learn more, click here »

  • Change Starts Locally: Get More Involved in the LES Community

    Henry Street is always looking for ways bring our community together to share information, voice our opinions, and advocate for meaningful changes and improvements in our neighborhood. To get involved, click here »