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Welcome to Praxis Third Avenue Shelter

We at Praxis Housing are proud to announce our latest DHS housing facility entitled “Praxis Third Ave Shelter.” The program temporarily houses 58 adult families with priority offered to those who have roots in CB 6 and surrounding communities in Brooklyn. On-site services include: case management, nutritious meals served three times a day, housing placement… Read more »

Halloween Party 2019 @ Broadway Family Plaza

On Wednesday, 30th October 2019, Praxis Broadway Family Plaza (BFP) hosts the annual Halloween party. It takes place at the BFP location, and everyone from staff to families dresses in their favorite costume. We have this party so the children and families can engage with one another and form friendships. The Praxis staff also do… Read more »

BFP hosted youth entrepreneur program

On August 14th 2019, Praxis Broadway Family Plaza (BFP) hosted an event with young entrepreneurs who showcased their first t-shirt line called “Royalty of the City.” Some of the teenagers living at BFP worked on this project, and we are proud of what they achieved in their final product. Some of the attendees received t-shirts…. Read more »

Recreation room opening @ Broadway Family Plaza

On Tuesday, June 11, 2019 DSS Commissioner Steven Banks, DHS Administrator Joslyn Carter, Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services, Dr. Herminia Palacio joined Praxis and members of Welcoming Neighbors Bronx in the ribbon-cutting of the Praxis Broadway Family Residence’s new recreational center. DHS partnered with HBO and Sesame Street to host Lily, Sesame Street’s… Read more »

Praxis Broadway Family Residence

October 2017, Praxis opened Broadway Family Residence, its first DHS shelter for families with children. The program houses 83 families with priority offered to those who have roots in Bronx Community Board 8 and surrounding communities in the Bronx. Praxis staff provides an array of on-site services and have established community based linkages to help… Read more »

Warren Residence – NYHC

Our Warren Residence located at 4339 Whiteplains Road was featured on New York Housing Conference 43rd annual awards program.  This years’ program theme was “Keys to Opportunity.” Read More 

New Housing Projects

PRAXIS Housing Initiatives is proud to have two innovative new Bronx housing projects in development – White Plains Road, a 61 unit development that was completed in May 2014, and Loring Place North, a 66 unit development due for completion in May 2017. Loring Place North Sustainable, permanent supportive housing in University Heights, Bronx Co-located… Read more »