The Network is researching, compiling and posting all information relating to COVID-19 and the supportive housing community and updating this site weekly.
New York State Guidance
New York City Guidance
NYS Department of Health COVID-19 Tracker
A statewide tracker monitoring testing rates and positive cases in each county.
NYC Health Public Health Milestones
A city tracker monitoring key health indicators such as percent of residents who test positive, new cases, and hospital admissions.
COVID-19 Safety Plan Recommendations (Updated as of 11/9/20)
The Network's Supportive Housing Re-Opening Committee provides a regularly updated list of recommendations for supportive housing providers to consider when developing COVID-19 safety plans for supportive housing offices and residences.
New York Forward
New York State’s information about re-opening with guidelines for industries identified in PHASE II, III, and IV, and safety plan templates to prepare for reopening.
Click here to find a testing site and other information on COVID-19 testing
Isolation hotel rooms are provided by NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H). If a tenant in a shared congregate resident (dorm style, SRO, or scattered site apartment) is unable to isolate on-site and has tested positive for COVID-19, has COVID-19 symptoms, or has been in close contact for over 10 minutes with someone who has been diagnosed with COVID 19, they may be eligible for an isolation hotel.
H+H Isolation Hotel Program Number: 646-694-3500; Seven days a week, 8 AM - 12 AM
Please include the following information in your email:
• The client’s name
• Supportive housing or residential treatment provider and program name
• A contact number for the referring person at the provider organization who will complete the screening alongside or via conference call with the resident.
TELEMENTAL HEALTH GUIDANCE & TRAININGS
Click here to find guidances and resource material from SAMHSA, NASW, and American Psychiatric Association.
Find a one pager of tenant engagement strategies from our providers here.
COVID-19 and economic hardiship has impacted individuals' ability to pay rent. The Network has collected resources on Emergency Assistance Grants and hosted a webinar in partnership with LSNY on navigating the One Shot Deal process. Click here for more information.
The Network would like to hear from you about emerging concerns and questions that we can elevate to our government partners. Please send these to Joelle Ballam-Schwan (firstname.lastname@example.org), Engagement & Communications Manager.