One in three adults with limited English proficiency lives below 100% of the federal poverty guideline, and nearly two in three live below 200% of the poverty line. (Center for Labor Market Studies, 2009)

SCAN New York


SCAN's family service programming focuses on setting and attaining positive goals, resolving family crisis, and building on parent, child and family strength. SCAN programming serves targeted communities in East Harlem and Morrisania in the South Bronx.

External Resources

The links below will take you to external websites that may help with your emergency planning.

Emergency Planning tools including recorded webinar training for Supportive Housing Providers

Enterprise website: “Ready to Respond Tools for Resilience were developed to help affordable housing organizations make their buildings resilient, prepare their staff to handle emergencies and ensure their residents remain safe.”

Numerous resources to support individual and organizational preparedness and community participation

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