Job assistance for public housing residents

Jobs Plus | NYC Housing Authority

Work Teen Young Adult

Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, some programs are limiting services or offering them over the phone. For the most up-to-date information, please contact programs directly using the information below. To learn more about support for COVID-19 impacts, visit our Coronavirus Updates page

Jobs Plus is an employment program for working-age NYCHA residents. It helps participants find work and keep more of their earned income. Jobs Plus offers job-related services, help with finances, and community support.

  • Jobs Plus is available at 27 NYCHA developments across 10 sites.
  • Participants can also enroll in the Earned Income Disallowance (EID) program to prevent rent increases once they find a job or get a raise.

Am I eligible?

Jobs Plus is open to all NYCHA residents old enough to work.

I'm ready to apply

To apply for Jobs Plus, contact a site near you.

How can I get help?

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Updated March 31, 2020