Housing – Nassau Suffolk Law Services


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January 30, 2024

Suffolk DSS Rental Supplement Program for individuals and families experiencing homelessness

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September 29, 2023

Mark Your Calendars! Upcoming HEAP Application Opening Dates

The 2023-2024 HEAP Clean and Tune benefit is scheduled to open on October 2, 2023. Eligible households can receive energy efficiency services, which includes the cleaning […]
September 29, 2023

HUD Tenants Rights During the Government Shutdown

September 19, 2023

Future Homeowners Updates!

The Suffolk County Community Development Department has Down Payment Assistance available for first-time homebuyers purchasing a home in the Towns of East Hampton, Huntington, Riverhead, Shelter Island, Smithtown, Southampton, and Southold. Grants […]
September 19, 2023

Stolen Benefits Replacement Update!

Last year, there was a nationwide rise in the prevalence of scam-related benefit theft which targeted SNAP (food stamps) and TA (temporary assistance cash benefits) households. […]
July 21, 2023

Homeowners: Beware of Deed Scammers! 

Homeowners: Beware of Deed Scammers! Protect your property from deed theft and fraud. The deed is the legal document that proves who owns the home. Deed fraud […]
July 21, 2023

Update on Rental Arrears for Town of Brookhaven Residents

Attention Town of Brookhaven Residents! Mark your calendars for July 28th. Tenants with rental arrears may apply for up to $25,000 in assistance. Applicants must have […]
April 28, 2023

May 2023 ERAP Updates

OTDA ERAP portal CLOSED on January 20th, 2023 due to lack of funds. OTDA (Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance) is currently processing eligible ERAP (Emergency […]
April 28, 2023

HEAP Benefits Update: 2022-2023 Cooling Assistance benefit is scheduled to open SOON!

The Emergency and Second Emergency HEAP benefit for 2022-2023 closed on April 28th, 2023. The 2022-2023 Cooling Assistance benefit is scheduled to open on May 1, 2023. If […]