Our staff have been relentless in helping people reliant on our services to manage the impact of the pandemic. Click here to see ICL’s COVID-19 response
At ICL, People Get Better with Us is more than a slogan. We want every person who comes for help to feel better, do better, and live better. Learn more about what ICL is all about.
Working at ICL is much more than a job. It’s a place where you’ll have a real and lasting impact on people’s lives. Apply Today!
Your gift will ensure that ICL continues to be a lifeline for everyone who needs us, as long as this crisis goes on — and for the years of healing we know lie ahead. DONATE TODAY!
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Our Commitment:

At the Institute for Community Living, we believe that everyone deserves to lead the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. 

Since our founding more than 33 years ago, ICL keeps moving the line of what is possible for people living with serious life challenges. 

Every day, at more than 100 mental health and substance abuse programs across New York City, we see that we do works – people do get better with us.

ICL is doing everything it can to provide support in these unprecedented times.

Learn more about what we’ve done on behalf of our most vulnerable population during Covid-19.

Our Impact This Year

People coming to ICL are making the changes they need to lead a better life.


of clients feel better and more
in control of their lives


people with mental illness found safe,
secure and supportive housing


people moved from a homeless
shelter to permanent housing

Our Services:

ICL helps people of all backgrounds address emotional, mental health
and developmental disability challenges.

All of our programs are grounded in person-centered care because all aspects of
a person’s life effect their health and well-being.

Improving Lives

What we’re doing is working – people do get better with us.

You can change lives in seconds DONATE

Institute for Community Living, Inc.

125 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004

(844) ICL-HOPE 
(844) 425-4673

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