Ongoing

Homeowner Assistance with Legal Aid Society

​1st Thursday of the month at 10am 


10:00am - 6:00pm
Northwest Bronx Resource Center
Refuge House
2715 Bainbridge Ave, near E. 196th St
Bronx, NY 10458

About

​Are you at risk of foreclosure? Looking for legal assistance? 

Have you missed a mortgage or maintenance payment? Are you on the NYC lien sale or are having difficulties with your lender? 

Speak with an expert who can help you stay in your home. Make your appointment today; the sooner, the better. 

Services provided by Legal-Aid Society. 

Enter your information in the box on the right to request an appointment. You can also call us at 718-933-2539.

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¿Está usted en riesgo de perder su casa? ¿Está buscando ayuda legal?

¿Se ha atrasado en un pago hipotecario o de mantenimiento? ¿Está teniendo dificultades con su prestamista?

Hable con un experto que puede ayudarle a permanecer en su casa. Haga su cita hoy; cuanto antes mejor.

Servicios ofrecido por Legal-Aid Society.

Ingrese su información en el cuadro a la derecha para solicitar una cita. También puede llamarnos directamente al 718-933-2539.

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Financial Coaching

​Each Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.


Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday 10:00am-5:00pm
Northwest Bronx Resource Center
2715 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458

About

A trained coach from Neighborhood Trust Financial Partners and the Office of Financial Empowerment (OFE) can work with you on the financial goals that you determine: review 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 Neighborhood Trust Financial Partners y la Oficina de Capacitación Financiera (OFE) 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) & Housing Connect Application Assistance

Each Tuesday & ​Wednesday, 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 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). Ayuda 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 recibes 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!

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​Are you interested in applying for NYC’s New Affordable Housing?

NYC Housing Connect is the online resource to apply for new affordable housing. It’s free and easy - just go to this link and make an account.

If you are a senior, don’t have computer access, or just need help - UNHP can help you apply. We can also help you review your credit and household income to make sure you qualify if you get chosen for an apartment.

You can also visit this page to see what applications in NYC are currently available.

Call today for your Housing Connect appointment, or enter your information in the box at the right to request one.

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Upcoming

Getting Ahead Workshop (Spanish)
Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017
6:00-8:00pm
November 21, 2017, 6:00-8:00pm

Concourse House
2751 Grand Concourse, corner of East 196th St
Bronx, NY 10468

About

¿Estas 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 Martes, 21 de Noviembre de 6:00-8:00PM. 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 (718) 933-2539 for upcoming dates.

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Past

NYC Tenant Support Unit
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017
11:00am-6:00pm
November 16, 2017, 11:00am-6:00pm

Refuge House
2715 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458

About

​New York City’s Tenant Support Unit provides support to tenants in the Bronx community that may be experiencing housing related issues such as harassment, purposeful denial of essential services, overcharges or possible evictions. If you are experiencing any housing-related issues and would like to speak with a Tenant Support Specialist, request an appointment using the box on the right or call us at (718) 933-2539.

La Unidad de Apoyo al Inquilino de la Ciudad de Nueva York brinda apoyo a los inquilinos de la comunidad del Bronx con problemas relacionados a su vivienda, como acoso, negación de servicios de forma intencionada, sobrecargos o posibles desalojos. Si usted está experimentando algún problema con relación a su vivienda y le gustaría hablar con un Especialista de Apoyo al Inquilino, por favor pida una cita usando la caja a la derecha o llámenos al (718) 933-2539.

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Bronxtober Resource Fest
Saturday, Oct 28, 2017
11:00am-4:00pm
October 28, 2017, 11:00am-4:00pm

Concourse House
2751 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10468

About

Bronxtober Resource Fest!

On-the-Spot Housing and Financial Services Assistance and Follow-Up Opportunities for Bronx Tenants, Homeowners and First-time Homebuyers.

Information and resources for Bronx renters, homeowners and homebuyers.

Opportunities to speak to legal representatives, bankers, counselors, advisers and program associates and schedule follow-up appointments for a variety of services will also be available on-site.

  • Eviction Prevention Services
  • Information and qualifications for rent subsidies
  • First-time Homebuyer Incentive Programs
  • Tax and water savings for Homeowners
  • Enrollment in the STAR Program for homeowners
  • Homeowner energy saving giveaways, info on weatherization program and no cost energy survey from NWBCCC Weatherization Project for qualified owners
  • Legal Assistance for homeowners, immigrants and DACA recipients
  • NYC Rent Freeze & NYC Housing Connect enrollment
  • Low cost/no fee banking products
  • Credit workshop, credit reports and 1:1 financial coaching

*Free credit Workshop at 1:00pm with lunch! Free and open to all. Pre-registration for the 1 pm credit workshop is required.(718)933-2539

Confirmed Groups

  • NYC Tenant Services Unit
  • Legal Aid NYC
  • Ariva
  • Citi
  • NWBCCC Weatherization Project
  • Santander Bank
  • NYC Department of Finance
  • M&T Bank
  • Ridgewood Savings Bank

Snacks, raffles, giveaways
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Feria de Recursos!

Asistencia Disponible para Servicios Financieros y de Vivienda; Oportunidades para Citas de Seguimiento para Inquilinos del Bronx, Dueños de Vivienda y Primeros Compradores.

Información y Recursos para Inquilinos, Propietarios y Compradores.

Oportunidades de hablar con representantes legales, banqueros, y consejeros y hacer citas de seguimiento para una variedad de servicios que tambien estarán disponibles ese día.

  • Servicios de Prevención de Desalojo
  • Información sobre Subvenciones de Renta
  • Programas de Incentivos para Primeros Compradores de Casa
  • Ahorros de Agua e Impuestos para Propietarios
  • Inscripción en el programa STAR para Propietarios
  • Regalos de Ahorros de Energía para Propietarios, Información sobre Programas de Climatización, y encuestas de energía baja para dueños que califiquen de NWBCCC
  • Asistencia Legal para Propietarios, Inmigrantes y Recipientes de DACA
  • Aplicaciones para el Programa de Congelar la Renta y Aplicaciones para Housing Connect
  • Productos Bancarios de bajos costos
  • Taller sobre el Crédito, Reportes de Crédito y Consejería Financiera 1:1

*Taller GRATIS sobre el Crédito a la 1:00pm, almuerzo incluido. Gratis y Abierto a todos. Registración previa es requerida para el Taller de Crédito. (718) 933-2539

Grupos Confirmados

  • NYC Tenant Services Unit
  • Legal Aid NYC
  • Ariva
  • Citi
  • NWBCCC Weatherization Project
  • Santander Bank
  • NYC Department of Finance
  • M&T Bank
  • Ridgewood Savings Bank

Rifas y Regalos serán disponibles.

Getting Ahead Workshop (English)
Thursday, Sep 21, 2017
6:00-8:00pm
September 21, 2017, 6:00-8:00pm

Concourse House
2751 Grand Concourse, corner of East 196th St
Bronx, NY 10468

About

​Course meets for 5 workshops (1 day a week) beginning Thursday, September 21st 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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