This document contains questions and answers and a brief overview of the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Family Unification Program (FUP).
In an Emergency, Call 911
Looking for help in
Call 211 or
Call 311 in New York City
Suicide Crisis Hotline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) Toll Free
Child Abuse & Maltreatment Hotline
1-800-342-3720, Toll Free
1-800-342-3720, NY Relay
Vulnerable Persons Central Register (VPCR) Hotline
1-855-373-2122 Toll Free
Post Adoption Help for Families
1-800-786-2929 (1-800-RUNAWAY) or TEXT 66008 Toll Free
1-888-692-9355 (1-888-NYC-WELL) Toll Free
1-800-442-HOPE (4673) National Youth Crisis (Hopeline) Toll Free
2-1-1 Toll Free
3-1-1 (NYC Only) Toll Free
1-212-982-5284 Call 711 (Relay) NYC Well TTY
Pre- and Post-Adoption Services
888-354-1342 Toll Free
Social Security Office Locator
1-800-772-1213 Toll Free
1-855-322-1022 Toll Free
Information and support for individuals and families with behavioral, emotional, physical and/or mental health challenges.
Help given to a person or organization in the form of money, loans, reduced taxes, etc.
Information regarding the discrimination against people with physical/mental disabilities, as well as information on protective services.
Planning, development, delivery, and evaluation of activities designed to achieve specific learning objectives and help resolve problems.