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URI People and Animals Living Safely (URIPALS)

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Urban Resource Institute’s(URI) programs are about supporting individuals and families and protecting the whole family from abuse—and we knew a solution was needed. That’s why we’ve launched URIPALS—People and Animals Living Safely, a pilot program at URI’s Urban Women’s Safe Haven shelter, in partnership with the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals. URIPALS, the first co-sheltering program in NYC and one of few offered nationwide, equips the shelter to house families and pets together, preserving the welfare and safety of all.

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Katie Carroll

Location New York, New York
URL http://urinyc.org/domestic-violence/pals/
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  1. Abuse
  2. Animal housing
  3. Animal welfare
  4. Attachment
  5. Cats
  6. Dogs
  7. Domestic violence
  8. Mammals
  9. Pet ownership
  10. Rodents