Education and Outreach

The Neighborhood Education and Outreach unit supports the mission of HPD by providing tenants and owners with housing and health homes information, education, referrals and more.


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HPD is dedicated to serving people with disabilities, by providing information and resources on how to apply for affordable housing. Learn more and access resources for people with disabilities.

HPD Contact
Sanja Stegich, Disability Services Facilitator,

HPD Housing Ambassadors

Housing Ambassadors are community-based organizations and service providers who partner with HPD to ensure that people have access to up-to-date information and assistance with affordable housing applications.



City Resources

In addition to HPD-subsidized affordalbe housing, the City of New York provides additional resources for apartment seekers.

Apartment Hunting Tips

Finding an apartment in New York City can be a daunting process. Check out our Top Ten List to see the most common ways New Yorkers find apartments.

Affordable for Me

Affordable for Me video testimonials from residents of City-subsidized affordable homes  captures the hope, the relief, and the security residents feel when they are finally able to move into housing that is affordable – for them. Listen to their stories.