PATH shelter application office (currently located at 346 Powers Ave, Bronx) is moving on May 3, 2011 to 151 East 151st Street, Bronx, NY 10451
2,4, or 5 train to 149th St.-Grand Concourse
Walk North on Grand Concourse to E. 151st Street
Make left and proceed to East 151st Street & Walton Ave.
Where to go:
Please read this section carefully – depending on your family situation, you must go to one of two family intake centers.
Families with Children Under 21 Years Old
- Families with children younger than 21 years old who are applying for shelter must go (in-person) to the Prevention Assistance and Temporary Housing Office in the Bronx. The PATH Office is open 24 hours, seven days a week.
Pregnant Families (single pregnant women, pregnant couples, or parent/grandparent(s) with pregnant child 21 years of age or over)
- Pregnant families must go (in-person) to the Prevention Assistance and Temporary Housing (PATH Office in the Bronx). The PATH Office is open 24 hours, seven days a week.
Adult Families with No Children Under 21
- Adult families with no children younger than 21 must go to the Adult Family Intake Center (AFIC) located in Manhattan. AFIC is open 24 hours, seven days a week. AFIC is located at: 400-430 East 30th Street/1st Ave., New York, NY 10016 (Manhattan).
Directions to AFIC
Subway: 6 to 28th Street station. Walk east to 1st Avenue and turn left, heading north to 30th street.
Bus: M15 to 29th Street
Click here for more information on who goes to PATH and who goes to AFIC – information about the move is not posted here, so please check this website before you go to the new office in case of delay.
Thanks to the Legal Aid Society – Homeless Rights Project and Coalition for the Homeless for providing this information