BROOKLYN, N.Y. — A mother of four is at risk of being kicked out of a Brooklyn shelter for domestic abuse survivors. Unsure of where she will live next month, she reached out to PIX11 News for help.
Stacey Lindsay, 35, has been on a waiting list with the New York Housing Authority for years.
"I was abused and now I feel the system does not work. I need help," she said, near tears.
She said it takes courage to live through an abusive relationship, but getting a affordable place to live through the city is tough.
"I cry on the bus. I don't want my girls to see me cry," she said.
PIX11 News reached out to the Housing Authority.
A spokesperson tells us Lindsay is on a waiting list and could qualify for a domestic violence waiver.
PIX11 News will stay on her case.