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  • Eviction rights during COVID-19

    This article has answers to questions you may have about evictions during COVID-19, and covers what protections are in place through New York State laws and federal laws. Content Detail

    By:
    Nassau Suffolk Law Services
  • Hardship Declaration Form Builder

    You can use this free tool to fill out your hardship declaration form online. If you live in NYC, you can automatically populate your landlord's information. Content Detail

    By:
    Eviction Free NY
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    Spanish / Español
  • Hardship Declaration Form (PDF)

    This is a PDF of the Hardship Declaration form that you can fill out and give to your landlord if you have experienced financial hardship due to COVID-19 and cannot pay your rent. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Important Information About Evictions During the COVID-19 Public Health Crisis

    All evictions in New York State are currently stopped by orders of the governor and chief judge. Read this article for more information. This resource may not yet be updated to show that the governors orders have been extended and prohibit evictions until August 31, 2021. Content Detail

    By:
    Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc. (LawNY®)
  • Legal Resources During COVID-19

    This is a video of a presentation and question and answer session with attorneys at Legal Services of the Hudson Valley on common issues people are facing right now and where you can find services to help you deal with these issues. Content Detail

    By:
    Legal Services of the Hudson Valley
  • Rental Assistance in New York City

    This is an article on NYC.gov about the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). Follow the link to see who qualifies, income limits, and where to get help applying. Applications will be accepted starting June 1 at 9 a.m. Content Detail

    By:
    NYC.gov
  • What to know if you've been locked out of your home (Video)

    If your landlord has locked you out, changed the locks or turned off your utilities, this video discusses what you should do next, how to get help and how to find forms you need. Content Detail

    By:
    Legal Services of the Hudson Valley

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