Affordable Housing

Our Homes Under Our Control campaign is urging New York State legislators and the Governor to pass legislation that will lower rent and utility bills for everyday New Yorkers, stop subsidizing the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure, and give renters
Housing and energy are basic human rights. In New York, these two necessities have been co-opted by bad actors to become for-profit commodities. The real estate industry and the fossil fuel industry both make billions of dollars for their investors
Our Homes Under Our Control
Join WE ACT for our next NYCHA Working Group meeting on June 27 at 6:00 PM. This will be an in-person meeting, and we encourage you to join us at the WE ACT Office (1854 Amsterdam Avenue, at the corner
Join us on March 14, 2023 for an Albany Advocacy Day to advance housing justice legislation. We will be taking a bus up to the State Capitol to rally with other organizations and meet with elected officials. No prior experience
Challenge In addition to the staggering human toll of COVID-19, the pandemic left many New Yorkers without a source of income, making it increasingly difficult to pay their bills – including their utility bills. In fact, more than one million
Utility Debt
We are pleased to announce our award-winning Environmental Health & Justice Leadership Training Program for the Spring. Participants in this online training program will learn about environmental and climate justice issues and how to advocate for equitable solutions to address

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