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TRULY AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Everyone should have access to safe, affordable housing - housing is a human right. CVH works to create and preserve affordable housing, including public and subsidized housing. We work to advance communities that allow for people to live in the neighborhood of their choosing without discrimination.

Canvassers Needed in NYC!

Community Voices Heard is seeking multiple paid canvassers for a special project in the Bronx and Upper Manhattan. This is a temporary, short-term position. Field canvassers will be part of a dynamic team, going door to door, speaking with New Yorkers about the important issues that affect their communities.  Check out the job description for further details and for how to apply.

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NYCHA Adds Third Digital Van, Expanding Internet Access For Public Housing Residents

The newest “digital van.” Photo: Alex Gerald

NYCHA unveiled its third “digital van” – a computer lab on wheels – at the LaGuardia Houses on Tuesday. It is the latest addition to a very small fleet dedicated to touring public housing developments throughout the city, providing internet and computer services to residents who have limited or no access to digital services.

NYCHA Adds Third Digital Van, Expanding Internet Access For Public Housing Residents

The newest “digital van.” Photo: Alex Gerald

NYCHA unveiled its third “digital van” – a computer lab on wheels – at the LaGuardia Houses on Tuesday. It is the latest addition to a very small fleet dedicated to touring public housing developments throughout the city, providing internet and computer services to residents who have limited or no access to digital services.

NYC Housing Ventures to Set Out a Welcome Mat for LGBT Seniors

A rendering of the Ingersoll Senior Residences, to be built in Brooklyn’s Fort Greene neighborhood. PHOTO: MARVEL ARCHITECTS

By HANNAH FURFARO

June 29, 2016 

A new initiative to build affordable housing that is friendly for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender seniors is beginning to take shape.

Senior-housing basics, like hot meals, fitness and language classes will be available at the Ingersoll Senior Residences in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn, and the Crotona Senior Residences in Crotona Park North in the Bronx.

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