Please note that United Tenants of Albany has moved our offices to 295 Hamilton Street, Albany, NY. Assistance can be provided in-person or by phone but please call us to set up an appointment at 518-436-8997.

UTA offers financial assistance towards back rent or financial assistance to help tenants move into a new apartment. UTA also offers utility assistance to help tenants pay towards national grid bill. Call our hotline to request assistance and read about this service here.
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Helpful Links

Albany Community Land Trust
255 Orange Street
Albany, NY12210
(518) 426-1296
FAX (518) 426-1300

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Albany
40 North Main Avenue
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 453-6650
FAX (518) 453-6792

New York State Attorney
(800) 771-7755

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban

Law Help

New York State Home and Community

New York City Residents, please contact one of the following:

Metropolitan Council on Housing
Tenants’ Rights telephone hotline: 212-979-0611

Citywide Task Force on Housing Court (in New York City)
(212) 962-4266

Tenant Help NY –

Report Income Discrimination

Disability Rights New York (518) 432-7861

Legal Aid of Northeastern NY (833) 628-0087

City-Wide Tenant Union of Rochester

Family Promise of the Capital Region

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Need Assistance?

All requests for assistance are handled through the Housing Hotline. Tenants seeking assistance can reach our Housing Hotline at (518) 436-8997 extension 3. A housing counselor will return calls in the order they are received.  We appreciate your patience while we respond to high call volumes. Requests and questions can also be sent to

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