January 27, 2014
As the new mayor of New York City takes office, he must contend with a significant shortfall of affordable housing: between 2002 and 2011, the city lost 385,000 units of housing affordable to low-income New Yorkers.... Read more
January 17, 2014
There is still space available for this month’s SCRIE Assistance Clinic at Lenox Hill Neighborhood House. Please see flyer for additional information.  Read more
January 15, 2014
Dear Friends of VOLS' Elderly Project I have good news. Alex Ryley has accepted our offer to succeed Diane Lutwak as Director of VOLS’ Elderly Project.... Read more
January 7, 2014
If you are not already aware of the many excellent trainings for social workers and other advocates that the Community Service Society presents throughout the year, please see below and click on the link for more information.  I note that CSS does charge for many (but not all) of their trainings;... Read more
November 18, 2013
Diane Lutwak, Esq.Director, Elderly Project... Read more
February 2, 2013
Nelson Gutierrez, the paralegal in VOLS' Elderly Project, appeared on the front page of the New York Law Journal in June, 2012, along with other recipients of the City Bar's Civil Legal Services Award for 2012.... Read more
May 29, 2012
The award gives recognition to four legal services attorneys and one non-attorney who provide outstanding civil legal assistance to New York's poor. The award was presented on Wednesday, June 13th at the New York City Bar Association by Hon.... Read more
November 30, 2011
Oscar Straus, the Director of Volunteers of Legal Service's Elderly Project, and Nelson Gutierrez, P... Read more

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