Neighborhood Resources

Our online Neighborhood Resources is a collection of our favorite how-to guides, grant opportunities, workshops, city services and more. New York City is home to a wealth of resources—gather the tools to better your community here!

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Research for Organizing

Research for Organizing's toolkit helps grassroots groups strengthen their organizing campaigns with research and data. Use the kit and the case studies to learn about conducting community surveys, focus groups, or interviews.

Type: General Resources

How to Start a Block Association

When residents get organized into neighborhood groups like block associations, tenants groups or civic associations they become a force for dealing with local problems and building a better neighborhood.

 

Type: General Resources

Housing Services for Homeless or Formerly Homeless Individuals

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House provides support to more than 500 men and women each year who are homeless, formerly homeless, or threatened with eviction and life on the streets through the Homeless and Housing Services Department. 

Type: General Resources

Tenant Support Through Political Activity

Tenants Political Action Committee supports candidates for political office in New York who are strong supporters of tenants' rights.

Type: General Resources

Tenant Workshops for Latinos & Working Class Communities

Make The Road NY works to ensure that all tenants can live in healthy and affordable housing. 

Type: General Resources

Housing Services for Chinatown Residents

The Chinatown Tenants Union organizes Chinatown residents – youth, low-wage workers, and tenants – against community-wide displacement and gentrification in order to preserve Chinatown as a neighborhood for working-class Asian immigrants.

Type: General Resources

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