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Partners and Resources


 

Street Sheets/Resources available for homeless and poor New Yorkers:

Mini-sheet

 

Job Skills Development

 

Food

 

Hygiene

 

Medical/Dental

 

Shelter

 

Bronx Food Programs

 

Queens Food Programs

 

Staten Island Outreach

 

Brooklyn Meals

 

Brooklyn Pantries

 

PARTNERS

Citywide Task Force on Housing Court
212-962-4266
info@cwtfhc.org
www.cwtfhc.org

Coalition for the Homeless
212-776-2000
info@cfthomeless.org
www.coalitionforthehomeless.org


Housing First
718-388-1478
info@housingfirst.net
www.housingfirst.net

Housing Here and Now
718-246-7900 x250
info@housingherenandnow.org
www.housinghereandnow.org

Met Council on Housing
212-979-6238
active@metcouncil.net
www.metcouncil.net

Interfaith Coalition of Advocates for Reentry and Employment (ICARE)
212-280-1386
info@nyicare.org www.nyicare.org
Northwest Bronx Community & Clergy Coalition
718-796-7950
khnia@nwbccc.net
www.northwestbronx.org

Partnership for the Homeless
212-645-3444
gmaynor@pfth.org
www.partnershipforthehomeless.org

Picture the Homeless
646-314-6423
sam@picturethehomeless.org
www.picturethehomeless.org

Pratt Institute Center for Community & Environmental Development (PICCED)
718-636-3486
blander@pratt.edu
www.picced.org

Supportive Housing Network of NYC
212-870-3303
nbranca@shnny.org
www.shnny.org

Tenants & Neighbors
212-608-4320
michael@tandn.org
www.tandn.org

 

Faith Based Community Coalitions

  • Eastside Congregations for Housing Justice
  • West Siders for Peace and Justice
  • Partners in Grace
  • Ecclesia Ministries of New York
  • OTHER RESOURCES

    GENERAL:www.homepages.nyu.edu most comprehensive guide to overall housing related issues in NYC; contains over one hundred links to organizations, laws and regulations, government agencies, attorneys, etc. Excellent “gateway” for anyone needing housing information.

     

    ADVOCACY ORGANIZATIONS:following are links to local housing, homeless and tenant advocacy organizations; each site contains links to additional local and national organizations. They advocate and lobby for funding and legislation.

    Housing First- 718-388-1478 www.housingfirst.net

    Housing Here & Now 212-608-5122 www.housinghereandnow.org

    City-Wide Task Force on Housing Court 212-962-4266 www.cwtfhc.org

    Met Council on Housing 212-979-6238 www.metcouncil.net

    NYS Tenants & Neighbors 212-608-4320 www.tenantsandneighbors.org

    Habitat for Humanity 212-991-4000 http://www.habitatnyc.org

    Coalition for the Homeless 212-964-5900 www.coalitionforthehomeless.org

    Partnership for the Homeless 212-645-3444 www.partnershipforthehomeless.org

     

    EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE:

    www.nyc.gov help with evictions or emergency shelter or call 311.

     

    FINDING AFFORDABLE HOUSING: See these websites for types of housing & income guidelines; where to obtain applications and how to get on waiting lists.

    www.nyc.gov Good overall gateway, the “NYC Affordable Housing Resource Center” (Call “311”)

    www.nyc.gov This site is maintained by HPD and has a email listserv that you can sign up for to get notices of new lotteries for “affordable housing” set asides in new housing (such as “80-20" programs), also Mitchell-Lama Housing, etc. (Call 212-863-5610 or 311)

    www.nyc.gov This site is maintained by the Dept for the Aging; go to right side of page and under "other resources" click on the link to "City-wide Senior Housing Search" for lists of senior housing sites by zip code and how to apply to each. (Call 311)

    www.housingnyc.gov Site of NYC Rent Guidelines Board, worth exploring, many tips and links (212-385-2934)

    www.cucs.org by Center for Urban Community Services, currently has the best updated list of vacancies and contact information for various non-profit “Supportive Housing” buildings through out NYC. (212-801-3300)

    www.dhcr.state.ny.us Site by NYS Division of Housing and Community Renewal (DHCR listings throughout NY State (1-866-275-3427)

    www.hud.gov Site by US Housing & Urban Development, search feature for NYS and national listings (1-212-264-8000)

    www.jewishhome.org Jewish Home for the Aging, types of senior housing & nursing homes, links & referrals (212-870-5919)

    www.fria.org Friends and Relatives of the Institutionalized Aged- good info on “Assisted Loving”, Nursing Homes and advocacy (212-732-4455)

    (Above Information compiled courtesy of Goddard Riverside Family Council: 212-873-6600 x304 visit us at www.goddard.org)

    www.nyfsc.org The Foundation for Senior Citizens has a "home sharing program"

    http://www.nysaccessiblehousing.org New York State has an on-line list of where to apply for "accessible" housing

    Housing and Mortgages on Affordable Housing

    Cry out full-throated and unsparingly, lift up your voice like a trumpet blast....

    Join the Interfaith Assembly and the 4 NY/NY Housing on Wednesdays at 9 am as we call on Governor Cuomo to sign the MOU to release 1.9 billion dollars for supportive and affordable housing. View a video of the faith community, homeless men and women and our allies at recent rallies.