Cole Giannone

Senior Consultant for Youth Homelessness, Office of the Mayor, NYC

New York, NY

Meet Cole

I've been working to prevent and end youth homelessness since 2010. I entered the field feeling deeply connected to the LGBTQ community but ignorant to the root causes of homelessness. Most of the young people experiencing in homelessness in our country are youth of color and 40% identify as LGBTQ.

Study after study shows that if you are black and trans you are more likely to be unsheltered than
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June 2019