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Residents' Corner - What's Happening

Welcome to the "What’s Happening" section of Residents' Corner where you can stay informed about NYCHA and the surrounding communities. Here you will find the most recent announcements and a calendar of events. Check out the "What's New" and "Noteworthy" sections, where you can read about recent and future NYCHA happenings, initiatives and resident and community partnerships.

At the "What’s Happening" section, you will also find information on health and family related topics. The "Health Matters" and "Family Life" sections provide a wealth of information on a number of topics from Citywide "stay healthy" initiatives to homework tips, to emergency preparedness and fire safety.


Calendar of Events


What's New

 NYCHA/CUNY Resident Scholarship Program (DEADLINE: May 30) (En Español)(Русский Russian), (中文 Chinese) NEW 

 Public Library Fee Waiver Program for Kids and Teens (English)
(en Español), (中文 Chinese), (Русский Russian) (in PDF

 Audition for the renowned NYCHA Youth Chorus (ages 12-19) 

 Free fitness walks led by experienced instructors in NYC Parks (April-Dec 2011) NEW  

 Project Welcome In Coney Island Offers Free Training Programs (English)
(En Español)(Русский Russian), (中文 Chinese) (in PDF) 

Do You Know An 8th Grader Who Wants to Attend Private High School But Can't Afford It? 

Things You Should know This Heating Season 

Government of Puerto Rico Birth Certificates 

Get the help & referrals you need from NYCHA Social Services (English)
(En Español)(Русский Russian), (中文 Chinese) (in PDF)

 Volunteer to reduce crime at your development with Resident Watch (in PDF)

Get Fit for Free with Shape Up NYC. 

Harvard Offering Free Tuition for Families Making Less Than $60,000 

Do you need a no fee bank account? Try a NYC SafeStart Account 

NYCHA Improves Customer Experience with Call Center Enhancements

Schedule maintenance appointments from 6am to midnight

NYCHA Lessens Documentation Requirements for Emergency Transfers

Payroll Rent Deduction Program for NYCHA Residents and City Employees

NYCHA Finalizes Increases to Fees and Charges



Health Matters
Many New Yorkers Face Diabetes-Related Health Complications
NYC Parks Department Offers Fitness Programs
What's Your Status? Get Tested for HIV
Always Treat Your Baby Gently
Control Your Cholesterol: Keep Your Heart Healthy



Family Life 
Make Health a Family Reunion Affair
Teach Your Children How to Use the Internet Safely
Rent a NYCHA Community Center for Your Next Event
Beware of Identity Theft
Stop Bedbugs Safely
What's In Your Go Bag?



Noteworthy 
 Check out photos of all of our Noteworthy events on FlickrNEW 
 Visit us on Twitter to learn more about our Noteworthy eventsNEW