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Help People and Pets in Crises Find Safety and Healing Together

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People and Animals Living Safely (PALS) is the first and only program in New York City that offers pet-friendly apartments and services for domestic violence survivors and homeless families, allowing them to live and heal together in transitional housing.

50%

Of survivors would not consider shelter for themselves if they could not take their pets

 

91% Of survivors indicated that their pets’ emotional support and physical protection are significant in their ability to survive and heal
<10% Of domestic violence shelters provide some accommodations for survivors’ pets

 

The PALS Story: An Extraordinary Journey in Offering Co-Living

A Heartwarming Testimony on Finding Safety, Healing & Peace

A Truly Unique Program for People and Animals

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Your support helps Urban Resource Institute (URI) provide life-changing services and programs for people and pets impacted by domestic violence and homelessness.