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Financial Services for NYCHA Residents by Borough - Local Law 163

Financial Services for NYCHA Residents by Borough - Local Law 163

This datasets contains information about NYCHA residents’ use of:

a) <a href="https://www1.nyc.gov/site/dca/consumers/get-free-financial-counseling.page">NYC Financial Empowerment Centers</a>: a program that provides free, one-on-one professional financial counseling and coaching to all NYC residents. Each row in the dataset represents the number of NYCHA residents on a Borough-level who utilized this service;

b) <a href="https://www1.nyc.gov/site/dca/partners/EmpoweredNYC.page">EmpoweredNYC</a>: is an initiative to assist New Yorkers with disabilities and their families to better manage their finances and become more financially stable. Each row in the dataset represents the number of NYCHA residents on a Borough-level who utilized this service;

c) <a href="https://www1.nyc.gov/site/dca/media/pr012618.page">Student Loan Debt clinic</a>: is an initiative to help New Yorkers understand their student loans and how to repay them. Each row in the dataset represents the number of NYCHA residents on a Borough-level who utilized this service; and

d) <a href="https://www1.nyc.gov/site/hpd/renters/ready-to-rent.page">Ready to Rent</a>: a program providing free one-on-one financial counseling to New Yorkers seeking to apply for affordable housing units through HPD’s Housing Connect lottery. Each row in the dataset represents the number of NYCHA residents on a Borough-level who utilized this service.

The dataset is part of the annual report compiled by the Mayor’s Office of Operations as mandated by the <a href="https://legistar.council.nyc.gov/LegislationDetail.aspx?ID=2745761&GUID=2A9FB1D2-A1A8-4484-9D49-6F8332171B66">Local Law 163 of 2016</a> on different services provided to NYCHA residents. See other datasets in this report by searching the keyword “Services available to NYCHA Residents - Local Law 163 (2016)” on the Open Data Portal.

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NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
Number of residents who reported that their savings increased through EmpoweredNYC Programnumber_of_residents_who_7number_of_residents_who_7Text
Number of residents who decreased debt by at least 10% through the EmpoweredNYC Programnumber_of_residents_who_6number_of_residents_who_6Text
BoroughboroughboroughText
Number of residents who increased their credit scores by at least 35 points through the Ready to Rent Programnumber_of_residents_who_13number_of_residents_who_13Text
Number of residents who increased their credit scores by at least 35 points through the EmpoweredNYC Programnumber_of_residents_who_5number_of_residents_who_5Text
Number of residents who received financial counseling or banking services through Student Loan Debt Clinicnumber_of_residents_who_8number_of_residents_who_8Text
Number of residents who received financial counseling or banking services through Ready to Rentnumber_of_residents_who_12number_of_residents_who_12Text
Number of residents who reported that their savings increased through the Student Loan Debt Clinic Programnumber_of_residents_who_11number_of_residents_who_11Text
Number of residents who decreased debt by at least 10% through the Student Loan Debt Clinic Programnumber_of_residents_who_10number_of_residents_who_10Text
Number of residents who reported that their savings increased through the Financial Empowerment Center Programnumber_of_residents_who_3number_of_residents_who_3Text
Number of residents who increased their credit scores by at least 35 points through the Student Loan Debt Clinic Programnumber_of_residents_who_9number_of_residents_who_9Text
Number of residents who decreased debt by at least 10% through the Financial Empowerment Center Programnumber_of_residents_who_2number_of_residents_who_2Text
Number of residents who increased their credit scores by at least 35 points through the Financial Empowerment Center Programnumber_of_residents_who_1number_of_residents_who_1Text
Number of residents who received financial counseling or banking services through the Financial Empowerment Center Programnumber_of_residents_whonumber_of_residents_whoText
Number of residents who received financial counseling or banking services through EmpoweredNYC Programnumber_of_residents_who_4number_of_residents_who_4Text
Number of residents who reported that their savings increased through Ready to Rent Programnumber_of_residents_who_15number_of_residents_who_15Text
YearyearyearNumber
Number of residents who decreased debt by at least 10% through the Ready to Rent Programnumber_of_residents_who_14number_of_residents_who_14Text

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