NYC's Tenant Support Unit

The New York City Tenant Support Unit was created in 2015 to provide assistance to New Yorkers who may be experiencing landlord harassment, are at risk of displacement, or need to make home-related repairs. Tenant Support specialists conduct proactive outreach in select neighborhoods to assist tenants with accessing important City resources, such as free legal assistance. Neighborhoods where these services are currently available are:

11206 Williamsburg
11207 East New York
11208 East New York
11212 Brownsville
11215 Gowanus & Park Slope
11217 Boerum Hill
11231 Red Hook and Carroll Gardens
11233 Ocean Hill
11237 Bushwick

10452 Highbridge
10453 Morris Heights

10029 East Harlem
10034 Inwood
10035 East Harlem

11101 Long Island City
11354 Flushing
11358 Murray Hill & Auburndale
11355 Flushing & East Flushing

Staten Island
10301 Bay Street
10304 Stapleton

If you live in one of the zip codes listed above and are experiencing housing-related issues, such as landlord harassment, overcharges, or possible eviction, please call to speak to a Tenant Support Specialist:

Hours: Monday through Friday, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
English: (718) 210-3552
Spanish: (718) 210-0159

If you do not live in one of the zip codes listed above and are experiencing any issues impacting your housing situation, please call 311.

If you have additional questions about the legal assistance available to New Yorkers, please visit HRA's legal assistance website.