The safety of our residents and employees is our top priority.
NYCHA has been working closely with the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and other City, State, and federal partners to monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
We’d like to keep you updated on the measures we’ve taken to help keep you safe, alleviate hardships, and stop the spread of COVID-19.
HUD has issued notices allowing housing authorities to waive certain regulations, or portions of regulations, during the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here for a chart showing the waivers HUD has made available, along with a chart showing which waivers NYCHA has adopted.
As we head into the winter season, COVID-19 cases are on the rise in New York City and across the country. The colder weather means more time will be spent indoors. Proper indoor ventilation in your apartment and place of employment can help prevent the spread of COVID-19. For more information about ventilation and COVID-19, visit the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's website.
As a reminder, here are some ways you can help stop the spread of COVID-19:
To learn how to have a safer holiday season, read these tips from the NYC Department of Mental Health & Hygiene (DOHMH).
For additional COVID-19 guidance, visit the DOHMH COVID-19 webpage.