Need something else?

You can apply to move to a different New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) development. This is through the Emergency Transfer Program. 

This is for NYCHA tenants who are:

  • A victim of domestic violence
  • A victim of sexual assault
  • The intimidated witness of violence or assault

To apply, go to the Management Office at your development. Fill out the transfer request form they give you.

After you have submitted the form, stay in contact with your:

  • Safe Horizon worker
  • District Attorney representative
  • Emergency Transfer Case Examiner
  • Building Management Office

They will provide updates on the status of your transfer request. 

Learn more about NYCHA transfers.

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