DEP has a number of assistance and outreach programs, including community meetings, assistance programs, special incentives, and useful brochures.
Home Water Assistance Program DEP has partnered with the NYC Human Resources Administration (HRA) to select qualified one- to four- family homeowners who received the Home Energy Assistance Program Regular Heating Benefit for the 2013-2014 heating season. Each qualified homeowner received a one-time, non-refundable credit of $115.89. Click here to learn more
Water Debt Assistance Program Water Debt Assistance Program is a new initiative that will temporarily relieve qualified homeowners who are at risk of mortgage foreclosure of past-due water and sewer debt. Multi Family Homeowners
Free Home Water Conservation Kits Currently the New York City Department of Environmental Protection is making available free water saving kits to private homeowners and individual apartment tenants who live in New York City. Home Water Conservation Kit Application
Assistance for Senior Citizen Water and Sewer Customers DEP wants to be sure that senior citizens are aware of all the protections and assistance available in connection with paying water and sewer charges.
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