Landlord/Tenant Assistance

Taxonomy Code: FT-4500

Programs that provide assistance, information and support for tenants and/or landlords who are involved in rental housing disputes; or which administer state laws or local ordinances which govern rent control and other aspects of tenant/landlord relations.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
COMPREHENSIVE COUNSELING (HOUSING)Provides prepurchase/first time homebuyers counseling, default delinquency counseling, budget counseling, housing assistance (Section 8 eligible), landlord/tenant assistance, reverse mortgage counseling (senior program) and referrals to other housing and non-housing agencies.SuffolkCOMPREHENSIVE COUNSELING (HOUSING)WYANDANCH COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
EDUCATION AND OUTREACH-NASSAUProvides educational programs, outreach activities, public presentations and services to increase community awareness of fair housing issues. Fair housing laws can protect many residents from illegal discrimination in obtaining housing. Advocacy on homelessness prevention.SuffolkEDUCATION AND OUTREACH-NASSAULONG ISLAND HOUSING SERVICES, INC.
EDUCATION AND OUTREACH-SUFFOLKProvides educational programs, outreach activities, public presentations and services to increase community awareness of fair housing issues, advocacy on homelessness prevention, predatory lending. Fair housing laws can protect many residents from illegal discrimination in obtaining housing.SuffolkEDUCATION AND OUTREACH-SUFFOLKLONG ISLAND HOUSING SERVICES, INC.
HOUSING AND HOMELESS PREVENTIONProvides shelter placements and assistance with emergency housing needs. If a family or individual is threatened with eviction or foreclosure, assistance may be available to save current housing.NassauHOUSING AND HOMELESS PREVENTIONNASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
HOUSING AND TENANT COUNSELING SERVICESProvides intervention on behalf of tenants to prevent homelessness and to assist those who are homeless. This includes assistance in finding affordable housing, advocacy and dispute resolution in landlord/tenant matters, assist tenants in money management and household budgeting. Referrals are made to programs such as: HEAP, SECTION 8, Social Services, and Public Housing. Assistance with applications to these programs are provided, particularly, for those with language and cultural barriers.SuffolkHOUSING AND TENANT COUNSELING SERVICESADELANTE OF SUFFOLK COUNTY, INC.
HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER RENTAL ASSISTANCEAdministers the Housing Choice Voucher Rental Assistance Program in Suffolk County for the New York State Homes and Community Renewal and other public housing agencies. Manages the distribution of annual rent subsidies on behalf of Suffolk County residents. Rental Assistance Program assists eligible families to rent housing from the private rental housing market. Wait list is currently closed. Also administers the Nursing Home Transition and Diversion (NHTD) program and Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) program in Suffolk and Nassau County.SuffolkHOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER RENTAL ASSISTANCECOMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION OF LONG ISLAND
HOUSING COUNSELINGCounsels families on how to avoid eviction and homelessness, improve landlord/tenant relations, and provides information about how to renegotiate mortgages and how to improve budgeting skills. Also offers first home buyers counseling, preclosure counseling and reverse mortgage for seniors over 62 years.SuffolkHOUSING COUNSELINGBELLPORT, HAGERMAN, EAST PATCHOGUE ALLIANCE, INC.
HOUSING COUNSELING PROGRAMProvides housing counseling assistance in resolving housing issues and locating affordable housing for individuals and families. Offers assistance with landlord/tenant crises, evictions, foreclosure prevention services, mortgage default and homelessness. Provides advocacy, assistance with transition to permanent housing, legal advice and referrals to appropriate federal housing programs.NassauHOUSING COUNSELING PROGRAMHISPANIC BROTHERHOOD OF ROCKVILLE CENTRE, INC.
HOUSING COUNSELING PROGRAM-NASSAUProvides housing counseling for landlord/tenant-rights and responsibilities, rent payment increases and eviction situations, and mortgage counseling to homeowners. Pre-purchase, pre-rental and mortgage default counseling. Call. Appointment preferred.SuffolkHOUSING COUNSELING PROGRAM-NASSAULONG ISLAND HOUSING SERVICES, INC.
HOUSING COUNSELING PROGRAM-SUFFOLKProvides housing counseling for landlord/tenant-rights and responsibilities, rent payment increases and eviction situations and mortgage counseling to homeowners. Pre-purchase, pre-rental and mortgage default predatory lending counseling. Call. Appointment required for some counseling.SuffolkHOUSING COUNSELING PROGRAM-SUFFOLKLONG ISLAND HOUSING SERVICES, INC.
LOW INCOME LEGAL ASSISTANCE/HEMPSTEADLegal problems handled involve basic needs such as housing, health care, food and income. Focus is on entitlement programs such as public assistance., Medicaid, food stamps and SSI as well as on housing problems involving evictions, foreclosure and poor housing conditions. Specialized units include Mental Health Law Project, SSI/Disability Advocacy Project, Domestic Violence Project, Pro-Bono Project, HIV Advocacy, disability discrimination, and adult home advocacy,veterans. senior citizens, homecare advocacy.NassauNASSAU SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC./HEMPSTEADNASSAU SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC.
LOW INCOME LEGAL ASSISTANCE-ISLANDIALegal problems handled involve basic needs such as housing, health care, food and income. Focus in on entitlement programs such as public assistance, Medicaid, food stamps and SSI as well as on housing problems involving evictions, foreclosures and poor housing conditions. Specialized units include Mental Health Law Project, SSI/Disability Advocacy Project, Pro-Bono Project, HIV Advocacy, disability discrimination, and adult home advocacy; veterans, re-entru, domestic violence, homecare advocacy.SuffolkNASSAU SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC./ISLANDIANASSAU SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC.
LOW INCOME LEGAL ASSISTANCE-RIVERHEADLegal problems handled involve basic needs such as housing, health care, food and income. Focus is on entitlement programs such as public assistance, Medicaid, food stamps and SSI as well as on housing problems involving evictions, foreclosures and poor housing conditions. Specialized units include Mental Health Law Project, SSI/Disability Advocacy Project Domestic Violence Project, Pro-Bono Project, HIV Advocacy, disability discrimination, and adult home advocacy, re-entry, veterans, homecare advocacy.SuffolkNASSAU SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC./RIVERHEADNASSAU SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC.
NASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF HISPANIC AFFAIRSServes as the liaison between County government and its large Hispanic population. Coordinates resources for the Hispanic community with the goal of educating, empowering and developing integration initiatives that will foster greater participation in Nassau County’s social, economic, and civic life. Works with the County Executive’s Office and other County agencies on the research, analysis, and implementation of policy to ensure that the Hispanic community is afforded equal opportunities, meaningful engagement, and access to Nassau County government.NassauNASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF HISPANIC AFFAIRSNASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF HISPANIC AFFAIRS
NEIGHBORHOOD PRESERVATION PROGRAMProvides outreach, crisis intervention, housing counseling, benefits advocacy, tenant/landlord mediation, representation in administration proceedings with government agencies, home ownership counseling and translation.NassauNEIGHBORHOOD PRESERVATION PROGRAMLA FUERZA UNIDA, INC.
TENANT AND LANDLORD ASSISTANCEProvides information to tenants and landlords regarding their rights and responsibilities, and counsels those involved in tenant landlord disputes. Provides information on the eviction process, assists clients in finding rentals, and refers clients for free legal assistance.SuffolkTENANT AND LANDLORD ASSISTANCEHOUSING HELP INC.

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