COVID-19 Resources

 Rent Relief Program

 
It is important that every tenant who has lost income apply for DHCR’s Rent Relief Program. Again, this program will only be open for 2 weeks. 

The application and FAQ can be found at hcr.ny.gov/RRP or by calling HCR 833-499-0343.

You may be eligible to apply if:

  • You are a renter
  • You paid more than 30% of your income towards rent before COVID-19
  • You lost income related to COVID-19
  • As of March 1, 2020, your household income was below 80% of the Area Median Income (less than $63,680 for one person, less than $90,960 for a family of four)
  • At least one member of your household is a citizen or has permanent residence, asylum or refugee status (including a child).

To apply you will need:

  • Proof of identity
  • Lease or other proof of a contract
  • Proof of rent payments prior to March 1, 2020
  • Proof of household income, prior to March 1, 2020 (unemployment, pay stubs, employer letters, tax returns)
  • Proof of household’s current income (unemployment, pay stubs, employment letters, tax returns)

Do you qualify for a free Air Conditioner and Installation from NYC? Click here to find out: https://access.nyc.gov/programs/cooling-assistance-benefit/?step=determine-your-eligibility

Have you heard about the P-EBT? Click here for more information on how your family will receive funding for food. All About_P-EBT 

Know someone from Pathways who can benefit from a Wellness Check? Click this link and we’ll help! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfUEF02js3oKBFUyf3ZzvHWc2Padd0n-P9iOC2FGXlRYbek9g/viewform

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Local food pantries and soup kitchens. Please call ahead to confirm hours of operation. Information can be found below.