Human Resource Administration has proposed a rule change to consolidate all city rental assistance vouchers into one program - City FHEPS. There will be a public hearing on this proposal August 21st at 9:30am. In addition, people can submit public comment through the link below.
Why We need to stop sid
This type of discrimination encourages a housing market that stigmatizes vouchers and limits the opportunities of people looking for housing with alternative forms of income.
Politico released an expose on source of income discrimination including coverage of the New York City Homeless Union’s (NYCHU) rally against DeBlasio’s $1.7 million budget cuts to the City’s Commission on Human Rights.
Neighbors Together, Partnership for the Homeless and VOCAL-NY kicked off the Source of Income Discrimination campaign on Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 at New Hope Family Worship in East New York. The meeting introduced the tracking tools and reporting forms for voucher holders to utilize.