University Neighborhood Housing Program

is a nonprofit organization working to create and preserve affordable housing and bring resources to the Northwest Bronx.
Community Resource Guide


COVID 19 Community Resources - Health, Housing, Finances and Food

The UNHP Northwest Bronx Resource Center is committed to bringing needed resources to our Bronx community. That commitment is renewed as we face this ongoing COVID-19 crisis. We know people need information about health, food, financial and housing resources at this time. This guide will be updated as new information is shared.

Cut Short, UNHP Tax Program, Helped Bronxites File for Free

Despite the need to close our NYC Free Tax Prep Program on March 14th due to the rising health concerns from COVID 19, UNHP was able to assist 920 low-to moderate income Bronx residents file their taxes for free and access on-site financial and affordable housing services.

Trying to Water Down CRA

We always understood that some people had a hard time with the Community Reinvestment Act, which passed in 1977.

NW Bronx Resource Center

UNHP Free Tax Preparation CANCELLED/El programa de preparación de impuestos gratis de UNHP ha sido cancelado

Acting out of safety for our clients, volunteers, and staff, UNHP will discontinue our Free Tax Prep Program for 2020.

UNHP is reaching out to all those with scheduled appointments to inform them of the cancellation. Most NYC Free Tax Prep sites are closed due to COVID 19. We will update this event if Free Tax sites reopen or drop off tax service is available.  Call UNHP at (718)933-2539 with questions 

Housing Connect by Phone

​Monday - Friday 9 am - 5pm

Call (718)933-2539 if you have a Housing Connect account and would like to apply for new lotteries, update your information, or have a question.UNHP can also connect you to a Financial Counselor

Financial Coaching by Phone Via NTFP Trusted Advisor

​Meet 1:1 over the phone or by SKYPE with a Trusted Advisor to address pressing financial concerns