Reentry Resource Center: New York
Welcome to the New York State-based support network and information clearinghouse on prison, reentry, and the consequences of criminal proceedings. Attorneys, social service providers, policy advocates, individuals with criminal records, family, and community members are encouraged to join for full access to the online resource library, monthly mailings, and calendar updates. Click here for the national site.
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- Need a lawyer? Get help here.
- If you or a family member is incarcerated, read our People's Guide, Criminal Process Overview, and Guide to Consequences of Criminal Charges.
- If you are a lawyer, browse our resource Library, Quick Links (below), or Resources of the Week.
- If you are service provider, view our events calendar and read our Library's relevant subject areas: Education, Employment, Immigration, Family, Housing, and Health.
- Want more resources? Create an account or take a tour of the site.
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Resource of the Week
August 25, 2014
The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) manages 179,000 apartment units, making it the city's largest landlord. Thanks to a decade of starvation funding from Washington, deteriorating living conditions, and declining city and state support, NYCHA may also now qualify as the city's worst landlord. This report closely examines the factors that have contributed to NYCHA's decline, and argues for a sustained preservation plan to ensure a positive future for what was once the nation's premier housing authority.
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