WITH YOU WE STRENGTHEN NEIGHBORHOODS

WITH YOU WE STRENGTHEN NEIGHBORHOODS

REVITALIZING NEIGHBORHOODS

NHS New Haven is revitalizing the area via social, economic, and environmental health. Our holistic approach to development merges community building with direct service.  Join us to empower families and strengthen neighborhoods!  

Affordable Housing

Since 1979, we’ve built high-quality housing for 504 families in underserved neighborhoods of New Haven.

Before & After

We’ve purchased, fully rehabbed, and landscaped almost 300 distressed houses, then sold them for below cost. See the Transformations

Community Building

With our partners, volunteers, and residents from the community, we cultivate healthy neighborhoods.

OUR IMPACT ON NEW HAVEN

Environmental Leaders

In 2017, we trained 20+ residents in best practices of environmental stewardship, and we’re just getting started.

Residential Leadership

Graduates of our leadership training programs are launching community building projects throughout New Haven.

Sustainability

We have installed over 30 storm-water management systems in underserved neighborhoods of New Haven.

WHY INVEST IN NEW HAVEN’S NEIGHBORHOODS?

“I support NHS because I believe strongly in building the community from the grass roots, which NHS is committed to. I also believe that affordable housing is the most critical component of a vibrant and healthy community.”

~ Jenna Lupi, donor

WELCOME HOME

Chilean-born Andres Concha-Brito purchased an NHS rehab in Newhallville in November 2018.  Settled in his new home, he shows off his growing record collection.

EMPOWER YOURSELF

Bridgette Russell, Director of the Home Ownership Center, is one of the many experts who teach at our Learning Lab. Here, she shares her wisdom in Money Management Bootcamp.

WE ENVISION

We envision a New Haven where all neighborhoods are vibrant and safe, and all residents are thriving in beautiful, dignified homes.

COMMUNITY BUILDING

Building healthy communities starts with listening. By taking the time to develop relationships with residents, community management teams, and other stakeholders, we make a lasting difference for families and neighborhoods throughout New Haven.

In 2018, NHS New Haven built community with 300 volunteers participating in 21 events, giving our neighborhoods 1500 community service hours.

Since 2017, we’ve cultivated leaderships skills in nearly 120 residents via our Resident Leadership Training courses.

We are deeply committed to co-creating healthy neighborhoods with residents, volunteers and partners.