Getting Ahead Program: Financial Education Workshop
Thursday, Jan 29, 2015
January 29, 2015, 6:00PM-8:00PM.

Concourse House 2751 Grand Concourse, entrance on East 196th St


Are you interested in financial stability? Free, professional help is available!

Take control at the next Getting Ahead Financial Education Workshop, sponsored by University Neighborhood Housing Program. Cycle begins Thursday, January 29th from 6:00-8:00PM at Concourse House, 2751 Grand Concourse

Course held: Thursdays, January 29th, February 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th

Course meets for 5 workshops (1 day a week), 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.

Call 718.933.2539 for more information or to secure your seat in this class. Space is limited.

Cursos también ofrecidos en Español. Llame para más información. 


Financial Coaching
Tuesday, Feb 3, 2015
Tuesdays 9:00am-5:00pm, Wednesdays 11:00am-7:00pm
February 3, 2015, Tuesdays 9:00am-5:00pm, Wednesdays 11:00am-7:00pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center
2715 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458


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  

Call 718.933.2539 to schedule your appointment for free one-on-one financial coaching! You can also email us and we will call you to arrange an appointment.


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.

¡Llame al 718.933.2539 o mándenos un correo electrónico para hacer una cita ya!


Foreclosure Prevention
Thursday, Feb 5, 2015
and the first and third Thursday of every month from 11am until 7pm
February 5, 2015, and the first and third Thursday of every month from 11am until 7pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center 2715 Bainbridge Avenue Bronx, NY 10458


Call 718.933.2539 to schedule your appointment for foreclosure prevention counseling.  Are you at risk of foreclosure?  Have you missed payments or do you think you might miss a payment soon?  Call us today; the sooner, the better. You can also email us with your information and phone number and we will get back to you.


Homebuyer Counseling
Friday, Feb 6, 2015
February 6, 2015, 10am-4pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center


​Are you interested in purchasing a home, coop, or condo? The Northwest Bronx Resource Center now offers free, one-on-one professional assistance to ensure you are a prepared home-buyer. RSVP now to meet with a HUD counselor. Appointments are available on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of every month.  



Free Tax Preparation
Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015
Wednesdays 1:00-6:00pm, Saturdays 10:00am-4:00pm *By Appointment Only*
January 28, 2015, Wednesdays 1:00-6:00pm, Saturdays 10:00am-4:00pm *By Appointment Only*

Northwest Bronx Resource Center


UNHP Free Tax Preparation Program by Appointment Only

Our 2015 Tax Preparation Program dates will be:

Wednesdays, 1:00pm-6:00pm: January 21st, 28th, February 4th, 18th, 25th, March 4th, 11th, 25th, April 1st, and 8th

Saturdays, 10:00am-4:00pm: February 7th, 21st, 28th, March 7th, 28th, and April 11th

By appointment only for qualifying New York residents.

Todos nuestros servicios son ofrecidos en Español. ¡Llame al (718) 933-2539 hoy para hablar con alguien en su idioma y ver si calificas para nuestro Programa de Impuestos!

**Please call AFTER you've received all your tax documents**

Visit our Income Tax Preparation page (click on Projects at the top of this page, then Income Tax Preparation) for more information on our program requirements and documents you need to bring.

To confirm your eligibility and schedule your free income tax appointment, or for more information on any of our additional free financial services, contact UNHP at (718) 933-2539. Our IRS VITA Tax site is located at: 

Refuge House

2715 Bainbridge Ave, near East 196th St.

Bronx, NY 10458

To request a call back to determine if you are eligible or to schedule your appointment, click RSVP to email us.


Access Health Care and Benefits
Monday, Jan 26, 2015
each Monday, 10am-6pm
January 26, 2015, each Monday, 10am-6pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center
Refuge House
2715 Bainbridge Avenue, corner of East 196th Street


​The Northwest Bronx Resource Center is now assisting Bronxites with health care enrollment and benefits screening every Monday. SeedCo is now available to help you navigate any concerns around healthcare applications, benefits (SNAP, WIC, etc.), finding free & low-cost healthcare, finding a doctor and programs you qualify for and more. Community Service Society is also available to assist with applying and/or questions regarding benefits, including SNAP, WIC, Disability, etc. Contact us at:  

  • Jumelia@unhp.org
  • (718) 933-2539 
  • www.unhp.org   

so we can schedule the right appointment for you! Open enrollment period for 2015 health insurance options runs from November 15th, 2014 - Feb 15th, 2015 so make sure you have the right insurance for you and your family. 


UNHP Credit & Savings Extravaganza @ West Farms
Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014
November 5, 2014, 1:00pm-7:00pm

West Farms Square
Building 2
1 West Farms Square Plaza
Bronx, NY 10460


​Join us at our Credit and Savings Extravaganza at West Farms on Wednesday, November 5th from 1:00pm-7:00pm in Building 2!

Make your credit work for you, and build savings with your current income! Attendees will receive copies of their credit reports along with an analysis, as well as credit building tips, how to lower banking fees, and information on different banking products such as secured credit cards. 

Money Management Workshops will be held at 1:00pm and 5:30pm. Refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

RSVP by speaking with Norsy Jimenez in Social Services, calling UNHP at 718-933-2539 or emailing gabriela@unhp.org

*Limited spots on the 5th. Contact us for a Credit Report and Bank Statement Review before the event. Servicios también ofrecidos en Español. 


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