Financial Aid/Voucher Services

EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE ADVOCACY

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceEmergency Assistance is a walk-in service for people living in poverty or facing a challenge meeting their basic needs. The goals are to prevent hunger and homelessness and to help people achieve stable, healthy and safe lives. Assistance is provided to people facing eviction or utilities shut-off and may include negotiations with landlords or utility companies, budget planning and direct financial support. Free legal consultation through the Capital District Women's Bar Association is offered on a regular basis.
LocationRensselaer
Geographical AreaRensselaer, Albany, Saratoga, and Schenectady Counties
TerritorySITE LOCATION FOR THIS SERVICE:

STREET MINISTRY
309 8th Street, Troy NY
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall Michelle Nadeau, 518-272-2607, Ext. 4163, mnadeau@unityhouseny.org
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Documents Requiredphoto ID, proof of household composition, proof of income, proof of address
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityRensselaer County residents
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
Payment NotesDonations accepted
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00 am-4:30 pm (closed for lunch from 12:00 pm-12:45 pm)
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 2431 Sixth Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Troy, NY 12180
Main Phone 518-274-2633
Hotline Phone 518-272-2370 24 Hour Domestic Violence Hotline
Other Phone 518-272-2352 Service-Intake
Fax 518-271-8502
Service Location Email info@unityhouseny.org
Web Address www.unityhouseny.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: UNITY HOUSE OF TROY
Affiliated Program: EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE ADVOCACY
This Service: Financial Aid/Voucher Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Eviction Prevention Legal Assistance (FT-4500.1800)
Individual Advocacy (FP-0500.3300)