The New York State Youth Leadership Council is compiling this live document of resources in NYC around COVID19 support efforts. We are prioritizing resources open to undocumented people. Follow us on social media: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Youtube and email us at info@nysylc.org to add resources.

Table of Contents

Funds

Housing

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Legal

Action & Protesting

Support

Education

DMV

CUNY

Mental Health

Food

Internet

Bills Assistance

Wellness

Death Care

Art

Entertainment

Funds

Housing

Update1: Effective Monday, March 16th at 5 pm housing court is only open for illegal lockouts, housing code violations and repair orders.

Update2: On May 7, Governor Cuomo extended the moratorium on evictions for residential and commercial tenants, meaning no one can be evicted in New York State until August 20th.

  • COVID Rent Relief Program
  • New York State has a new rental relief program for tenants who have lost income during the COVID19 crisis. The COVID Rent Relief Program will provide eligible households with a one-time rental subsidy that will be sent directly to the household’s landlord. Applicants will not need to repay this assistance.
  • Applications for the COVID Rent Relief Program administered by NYS HCR will open (today) July 16th, and applications must be submitted online or by mail within two weeks. You can apply here: bit.ly/nyctenantprotection
  • PRWORA: Immigration Status Eligibility and Common Documents
  • Info video about the covid19 rent relief

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Legal

Action & Protesting

Support

Education

DMV

CUNY

At this time only two campuses in the entire CUNY system have office spaces dedicated to supporting undocumented students on campus.

Contact CUNY Citizenship Now to get your immigration questions answered or help with your citizenship, family petitions, green card, DACA or TPS applications. Call 646-664-9400 and leave us a message, or Text us at 929-334-3784. Or email citizenshipnowinfo@cuny.edu

  • Brooklyn College: Immigrant Student Success Office

Mental Health

  • They are looking for men-identifying folks to start a men's remote healing group with. Email book@reciprocityfoundatio.org if you are interested

Food

  • Those in need can find a site to pick up food by texting “FOOD” or “COMIDA” to 877-877.
  • Llame al 311 y si son elegibles, les puede llegar directo a su casa un programa de comida. (Food delivery NYC)
  • QUEENS
  • BRONX
  • Community Dining Room: 12:30PM-3:30PM - Monday-Friday
  • Food Pantry: 9AM-12PM – Monday-Friday
  • Mail Room: 9AM-12PM and 1PM-4PM – Monday-Friday  
  • Pantry Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:30am-2:00pm
  • Please bring picture ID and proof of address
  • Catholic Charities Rusty Staub Mobile Food Pantry at Highbridge Community Life Center 1527 Jesup Avenue, Bronx, NY 10452 (212) 371-1011
  • Mobile Food Pantry Hours: Fridays, 10:00am-2:30pm
  • Door of Salvation Ministries 460 E 134th Street, Bronx, NY 10454 (718) 993-5532
  • Pantry Hours: Monday - Friday, 2:00pm-5:00pm
  • Highbridge Advisory Council 880 River Avenue, Bronx, NY 10452 (718) 992-8539
  • Pantry Hours: Monday - Friday, 2:00pm-5:00pm
  • Missionaries of Charity 335 E 145th Street, Bronx, NY 10451 (718) 292-0019
  • Pantry Hours: Shelter | Soup Kitchen, 9:30am
  • Missionary Church of Christ 937 Teller Avenue, Bronx, NY 10451 (718) 588-4545
  • Pantry Hours: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month: 9:00am-11:00am
  • Salvation Army — Bronx Citadel 425 E. 159th Street, Bronx, NY 10451 (718) 665-8472
  • Pantry Hours: Tuesday, 10:00am (120 person limit)
  • Soup Kitchen: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 1:00pm-2:00pm
  • To receive food, individuals must reside in: 10451, 10452, 10454, 10455, 10459, 10465, 10472, 10473, and 10474.
  • St. Crispin’s Food Pantry 420 E 156th Street, Bronx, NY 10455 (718) 665-2441
  • Pantry Hours: Mondays starting 10:00am

Internet

Bills Assistance

  • Message from ConEdison: During this incredibly challenging time, we know you’re counting on your power. We are not expecting any interruptions of your service because of the coronavirus (Covid-19). Please know you will not lose your power now because you’re having trouble making payments.
  • Your service will not be shut off for non-payment.
  • Waiving new late-payment fees.
  • Suspending no-access fees if we can’t read your meter.
  • No fees for making payments with credit cards or debit cards.
  • Suspending fees for refusing smart meter installations
  • Most customers can arrange for payment extensions and agreements online through My Account.

Wellness

  • New Yorkers will now be eligible to receive a COVID-19 test if they have:
  • COVID-19 symptoms, regardless of age, chronic conditions or occupation
  • Come in close contact with a confirmed COVID-19 patient, regardless of symptoms
  • Work in a congregate residential setting (nursing home, shelter, or adult care facility), regardless of symptoms
  • Temporary Hotel Rooms for COVID-19 Patients and Family
  • Estadía en hotel para personas que tienen el virus o viven con alguien:
  • si tiene el virus o vive con alguien que lo tiene puede ser elegible para una estadía temporaria gratuita en el hotel.  Debe llamar al 1-844-692-4692. Presionar 0. Solicite hablar con un médico que determinará su elegibilidad.  Este servicio es gratuito y no afectará el seguro de salud. Este servicio está disponible sin importar su estado de inmigración. Se le proporcionará transportación al hotel. Se le otorgara comida y chequeos de salud. Se le registrará a otros servicios sociales que califique.
  • Telemedicine for Vulnerable New Yorkers
  • New York City has set up a free Phone-A-Clinician and Tele-Visits to ensure the hardest hit communities have more options when it comes to health care.
  • Call 844-NYC-4NYC for COVID-19 related medical concerns.

Death Care

  • this is open to everyone regardless of immigration status and if you are denied because of that please reach out to the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs
  • For more information, visit the Help Now NYC website, call 929-252-7731, or email BurialServices@hra.nyc.gov for application assistance.

Art


Entertainment

Instagram  |  Twitter  |  Facebook  |  info@nysylc.org  |  nysylc.org