EMPOWERING FAMILIES. REVITALIZING NEIGHBORHOODS.Through new construction and rehab projects we provide homeownership opportunities for families with low and moderate incomes Find Your New Home
EMPOWERING FAMILIES. REVITALIZING NEIGHBORHOODS.We buy distressed houses, rehab them, and sell them to families with low & moderate incomes
WE’RE INVESTING IN NEW HAVEN’S NEIGHBORHOODS
NHS of New Haven is revitalizing New Haven’s neighborhoods with a holistic approach to development that merges community building with direct service.
Resident Leadership Program
Identify your community’s strengths.
Advocate for positive powerful change in your neighborhood.
The primary goals of this program are to transfer concrete leadership skills to New Haven residents, create a space for participants to share their experiences with one another and increase their sense of being agents of change.
OUR IMPACT ON NEW HAVEN OVER 40 YEARS
We renovate distressed homes and undertake new construction projects – 290 to date, providing housing for 504 families in underserved neighborhoods of New Haven.
We help residents develop leadership skills – 111 to date. Many graduates are launching community building projects throughout the city.
We teach hundreds of people how to maintain their homes, save energy, and practice healthy, sustainable gardening and landscaping.
WITH YOU WE STRENGTHEN NEIGHBORHOODS
“People need quality housing, and they need ongoing support.”
~ Stephanie FitzGerald, NHS donor
YOU CAN OWN A HOME
~ Shareema Bowman, Newhallville
In 2021, NHS:
Lead 6 volunteer projects for over 1000 hours of service
Taught 15 Online Resident Leadership Program graduates
Installed 6 rain gardens and 4 other storm management systems
How can we help you?
In 2021, our HomeOwnership Center:
Helped 400 people purchase a home
Counseled 42 people facing foreclosure
Educated 783 people through homebuyer/owner workshops
EXPLORE NHS OF NEW HAVEN
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