NYC 15/15 Congregate Services

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Status: Available




New York City

Procurement Agency



NYC 15/15 provides services funding for congregate supportive housing in NYC.

Tenant Eligibility Criteria

Eligible Applicants

Eligible contractors will be nonprofit service providers, pre-qualified in the HHS Accelerator system, with a minimum of five (5) years of experience in client intake and assessment, service delivery using evidence-based and evidence-informed practices, hiring and managing support staff, managing contract budgets, collecting data, and implementing program evaluation protocol.


Service Funding Per Unit:

Rental assistance to support the projects will be funded outside this RFP. Types of rental assistance may include: Section 8, Continuum of Care, or the new NYC 15/15 Rental Assistance, which will be administered by HPD and awarded through a separate process.


The anticipated contract term will be for 5 years with one (1) four (4) year renewal option

Network Notes

The NYC 15/15 program will include 7,500 congregate units

Preliminary awards will expire within two years if site control is not obtained. Final awards are based on site control, as evidenced by a deed, purchase and sale agreement, ground lease, option or site authorization letter.

While HRA is the lead procurement agency for this RFP, contracts will be managed by NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH).

For More Information

To log into the HHS Accelerator system click here. If you are not registered in HHS Accelerator please click here.


Patricia Dawson, Director of Supportive and Affordable Housing
Department of Social Services

Last updated: 08/29/2019

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