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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Know Your Area Median Income to Advocate for Affordable Housing!

This portable guide makes Area Media Income (AMI) easy to understand in a clear, visual format; ANHD developed the AMI Cheat Sheet to help local residents, community organizers, and decision makers understand what AMI levels actually mean for their communities, and it has become an important tool

Type: General Resources

What is ULURP? An Illustrated Guide from CUP.

Have you ever been curious about the City's Uniform Land Use Review Procedure? ULURP is the process by which community boards - and through them, community members - are able to guide development in their neighborhoods.

Type: General Resources

2018 Community Service Society (CSS) Housing Insecurity Report

This report uses Community Service Society’s (CSS) annual Unheard Third survey of low-income households in New York City to examine the multiple types of housing insecurity experienced by renters today.

Type: General Resources

2018 ANHD Affordable Housing Risk Chart

ANHD collects a variety of indicators of key threats to affordable housing in the city that illustrate issues and patterns that are specific to each community district, as well as the city as a whole.

Type: General Resources

2015 New York City Community Health Profiles

The New York City Community Health Profiles capture the health of 59 community districts across the city.

Type: General Resources

NYC.Community.Lawyer

NYC.Community​.Lawyer works to get affordable legal help into the hands of the people who need it, regardless of income. They can help individuals and groups with legal issues around organizing, incorporation, and other legal needs.

Type: General Resources

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