Ongoing

Financial Coaching

​Each Tuesday and Wednesday


Tuesdays 9:00am-5:00pm, Wednesdays 11:00am-7:00pm
Northwest Bronx Resource Center
2715 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458

About

A trained coach from The Financial Clinic can work with you on the financial goals that you determine: get a free copy of your credit report and work to resolve errors and issues, work towards a savings goal, address credit issues and judgements or any other financial issue that is your priority  

Please enter your information in the box on the right to request your appointment for free one-on-one financial coaching! You can also call us at 718-933-2539.

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Un asesor financiero entrenado de la “Clinica Financiera” Financial Clinic puede trabajar con usted para lograr sus metas financieras. Reciba una copia gratis de su reporte de crédito, y trabajen juntos para resolver errores en su crédito, ahorrar y solucionar problemas de colecciones.

¡Ponga su información en la caja a la derecha para pedir su cita con un asesor financiero! También nos puede llamar al 718.933.2539.

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SCRIE/DRIE Rent Freeze Application

​Wednesdays/Miércoles 10am-4pm 


10:00am-4:00pm
Refuge House
2715 Bainbridge Ave
corner of East 196th St
Bronx, NY 10458

About

​Seniors—Are you Worried about your Rent going Up?

Are you or anyone in your household at least 62 years of age or disabled (receives SSI/SSD benefits)? If so, you may be eligible to have your rent frozen through the NYC Rent Freeze Program (SCRIE/DRIE). UNHP can help determine if you qualify and assist with application. Tenant must attend appointment with all required documents. Sessions available from 10:00am-4:00pm.

*Combined household income must be $50,000 or less: and you must pay more than 1/3 of monthly income on rent. Section 8 recipients or NYCHA tenants are not eligible.*

Call UNHP today at 718-933-2539 or RSVP in the box on the right, we can help you apply!

Personas Mayores - ¿Preocupado que su Alquiler Aumente?

¿Usted o alguien en su casa tiene por lo menos 62 años de edad o esta discapacitado (recibe beneficios de SSI/SSD)? Si es así, puede ser elegible para que su renta sea congelada, a través del Programa de Renta Congelada de NYC (SCRIE). Ayudar con aplicaciones entre las 10:00am-4:00pm.

*Ingreso combinado debe ser de $50,000 o menos; y los gastos de alquiler debe ser más de 1/3 de los ingresos mensuales. Si ya recibe Sección 8 o eres inquilino de NYCHA, no eres elegible.*   

Llame a UNHP al 718-933-2539 o ponga su información en la caja a la derecha para registrarse, ¡podemos ayudarle a aplicar! 

*Nearby transportation includes the Bx34 bus on both Bainbridge and Valentine Avenues, the D or B trains to Bedford Park Blvd, and the Bx1, Bx2 buses on the Grand Concourse.*

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First-time Homebuyer Counseling

​1st and 3rd Friday of each month


9:30am-4:30pm
Northwest Bronx Resource Center

About

Interested in buying a house, co-op or condo? Want to get mortgage ready? Get all the information towards your path to homeownership at a FREE Individual Homeownership Counseling session. Appointments for free, one-on-one professional assistance to ensure you are a prepared homebuyer are available on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of every month. HUD certified Counselors can answer your questions around: 

  • Mortgage Approval Eligibility
  • Credit & Savings Requirements 
  • Closing Grants & Downpayment Assistance (over $15,000 for first time homebuyers) 

Counselors can help you submit a Prequalification and apply for grants. To request an appointment, please enter your information on the right. For more information, please call 718-933-2539. Services also available in Spanish / Servicios también ofrecidos en Español. 

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​First-time Homebuyer Fast-Track Series

6:00-8:00pm
Different location for each workshop.

About

Learn the essentials of buying a home and fast-track your path to homeownership. Understand the roles of key players (Realtor, Attorney, Inspector, etc.) & what the process entails. Participants who attend all three workshops receive a completion certificate, valid for closing grants. Attendees will receive a Market Guide, a useful tool to track housing trends.

  • Workshop I: Thursday, October 6th, 6-8:00pm @ Concourse House
  • Workshop II: Saturday, October 15th, 10am-1:00pm @ Refuge House
  • Workshop III: Tuesday, October 18th, 6-8:00pm @ Concourse House

Refuge House: 2715 Bainbridge Avenue, corner of East 196th Street Concourse House: 2751 Grand Concourse, entrance on East 196th Street

Call 718-933-2539 for more information & or enter your information in the box at the right to RSVP!

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Getting Ahead Workshop (English)

​Each Tuesday evening for 5 weeks beginning November 15th, 2016.


6:00PM-8:00PM.
Concourse House 2751 Grand Concourse, entrance on East 196th St

About

Course meets for 5 workshops (1 day a week) beginning Tuesday, November 15th covering financial worries around garnishment, debt collectors, credit cards, student loans, banking products, retirement, savings and more. Individually, the financial advisor can also help with all personal financial concerns. 

Participants will receive a copy of their Credit Report along with an analysis, as well as guidance on credit building and debt management. Graduates receive a completion certificate, and a detailed savings and spending plan. Access to free banking package at a local credit union and one-on-one advising is also included.

RSVP today! Enter your information in the box on the right or give us a call at 718-933-2539.

Cursos también ofrecidos en Español. Llame para más información. 

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Upcoming

Past

Getting Ahead Workshop (Spanish)
Thursday, Sep 15, 2016
6:00-8:00pm
September 15, 2016, 6:00-8:00pm

2668 Decatur Avenue, B1
Bronx, NY 10458

About

​¿Trabajas por su propia cuenta y esta interesado en estabilidad financiera? ¡UNHP le puede ayudar! Ayuda gratuita y profesional está disponible. Tome control de sus finanzas en el próximo Taller de Educación Financiera, patrocinado por University Neighborhood Housing Program. El curso, en Español, empieza el Jueves, 15 de Septiembre de 6:00-8:00PM en 2668 Decatur Avenue. Se reúne por 5 sesiones, 1 día a la semana, cubriendo varios temas como embargos, agencias de colecciones, crédito, préstamos estudiantiles, ahorros y más. 

Participantes recibirán copias de su reporte de crédito y un análisis, junto con asistencia en establecer crédito y manejar sus deudas. Graduados reciben un certificado de compleción y un plan de gastos detallado. Acceso a un paquete bancario y ayuda 1-a-1 también está disponible.

¡Regístrese hoy! Registre su información en la caja a la derecha para inscribirse, llame al 718-933-2539 o visite www.unhp.org.

Espacio limitado. Taller también es ofrecido en Ingles. 

Workshops are also available in English. Call for upcoming dates.

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NYC Senior Rent Freeze Enrollment Event
Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016
11:00am-4:00pm
September 14, 2016, 11:00am-4:00pm

Sister Annunciata Bethell Neighborhood Senior Center
243 East 204th Street
Bronx, NY 10458

About

Seniors—Are you Worried about your Rent going Up?

Are you or anyone in your household at least 62 years of age or disabled (receives SSI/SSD benefits)? If so, you may be eligible to have your rent frozen through the NYC Rent Freeze Program (SCRIE/DRIE). If you are interested in applying or getting more information, you can stop by this event or make an appointment at UNHP.

*Combined household income must be $50,000 or less: and you must pay more than 1/3 of monthly income on rent. Section 8 recipients or NYCHA tenants are not eligible.*

For more information, call 718-933-2539.

Personas Mayores - ¿Preocupado que su Alquiler Aumente?

¿Usted o alguien en su casa tiene por lo menos 62 años de edad o esta discapacitado (recibe beneficios de SSI/SSD)? Si es así, puede ser elegible para que su renta sea congelada, a través del Programa de Renta Congelada de NYC (SCRIE). Si esta interesado en aplicar, vaya a este evento o llame para hacer una cita con UNHP.

*Ingreso combinado debe ser de $50,000 o menos; y los gastos de alquiler debe ser más de 1/3 de los ingresos mensuales. Si ya recibe Sección 8 o eres inquilino de NYCHA, no eres elegible.*   

Para mas información, llame al 718-933-2539.

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UNHP 2016 Bronx Beer Hall Fundraiser
Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016
6:30pm-12:00am
September 14, 2016, 6:30pm-12:00am

Bronx Beer Hall, inside the Arthur Avenue Retail Market
2344 Arthur Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458

About

You are invited to University Neighborhood Housing Program’s Bronx Beer Hall Fundraiser! The Fundraiser will be held on Wednesday evening, September 14th, 2016 at The Bronx Beer Hall, located in the historic Arthur Avenue Retail Market.

We have much to celebrate this year and hope that you will join us to raise a glass – our specially imprinted UNHP beer glass – of course. The Bronx Beer Hall offers Gun Hill Brewery Co. craft brewed beers, a retail market setting, homemade gelato and a variety of gourmet pizza by Chef Roberto of Zero Otto Nove. The event will take place from 6:30pm-9:30pm.

The Bronx Beer Hall is located in the Arthur Avenue Retail Market, between 186th Street and Crescent Avenue. There is a municipal lot across the street on Arthur Avenue and metered parking. The Metro North stop at Fordham Road is the closest walking distance to the beer hall. The D train to Fordham Road is a short cab ride away or a 10 block walk.

Please visit our Donate page for ticket and sponsorship information. 

Please feel free to contact Catherine Clarke or Niki Quiterio at 718-933-3101 (or via email - clarke@unhp.org, nquiterio@unhp.org) if you have any questions.