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Lead a conversation about fair housing

The City of New York is asking you to talk about fair housing with your family, friends, neighbors, co-workers, classmates, and community groups. This toolkit has everything you need to get started!

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What’s inside the toolkit?

The toolkit includes instructions, talking points, and discussion questions to help you lead conversations around different fair housing topics. It also includes links to helpful resources where you can keep learning or get support with your housing needs.

Submit your notes

The toolkit also has space to take notes during your conversation, with the option to submit your notes online and share them with the City’s Where We Live NYC team. You can submit your notes here:

Submit your notes

Bonus items

    • Conversation Starter Cards: make your discussion more interactive by using the make-at-home deck of cards available on the final pages of the toolkit, or you can use the digital deck on our website
    • Local Data: explore data on our website about who lives in your neighborhood and how different New Yorkers access opportunity
    • Brochure: learn more about Where We Live NYC by sharing our brochure
    • Video: watch this video during your meeting to reflect and discuss our shared history and some of the laws, policies, and practices that impact fair housing in New York City today

Request support or translated materials

The Where We Live NYC team is standing by to answer any questions – email us at WhereWeLiveNYC@hpd.nyc.gov. We are currently working on developing a Spanish version of these materials. If you would like the materials in other languages, please send us a note.