Community Outreach

The NYC Human Resources Administration (HRA) has released the application for the Cooling Assistance benefit, which helps eligible households buy and install an air conditioner or fan up to a cost of $800.  Click here for more information.  
 
Last month  Mayor de Blasio announced a $5 million City investment to provide free internet-enabled tablets for 10,000 senior NYCHA residents to help them remain connected with their loved ones, in partnership with T-Mobile and Older Adults Technology Services. Eligible seniors (62 and older, living alone or with another senior only) can email nychafamilypartnerships@nycha.nyc.gov or call (929) 505-6208 and (929) 237-3069 (M-F 9:30 am to 4:30 pm) to register.