PALS Director


The Urban Resource Institute (URI), a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization established in 1980, operates shelter, legal and job training programs for domestic violence victims, residential programs for homeless families and residential and supported employment services for individuals with developmental disabilities. The organization promotes safety, justice, recovery, health, and independence for vulnerable, poor individuals and families residing in New York City. In 2013, URI launched PALS (People and Animals Living Safely) – New York City’s first-ever co-sheltering program that enables domestic violence victims and their pets to reside together in shelter. URI is seeking a bright, energetic individual to join our team. Under the direction of the Senior Director of Domestic Violence Special Programs, the Director of the People and Animals Living Safely (PALS) Program is responsible for developing and managing and overseeing the growth of this groundbreaking program that offers a range of comprehensive services, including intervention, counseling, advocacy, education, and coordination to meet the human and animal welfare needs of domestic violence victims and their pets.

To apply for this position, please forward your cover letter and resume to