Section 8

The 10 most active New York City Council members providing free personal Section 8 assistance to New Yorkers like you.


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Rafael Espinal
New York City Council
NYC Council 37th District
Councilperson REspinal@council.nyc.gov 718-642-8664 Rafael Espinal Rafael Espinal @RLEspinal on Twitter
#1 Rafael Espinal
37th District - Brooklyn

Section 8
68 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Food Stamps Affordable Housing / Apartment U.S. Citizenship Section 8 NYCHA New Application Green Card NYCHA Misc.

Contact
Phone: 718-642-8664
Email: REspinal@council.nyc.gov

Chaim M. Deutsch
New York City Council
NYC Council 48th District
Councilperson cdeutsch@council.nyc.gov 718-368-9176 Chaim M. Deutsch Chaim M. Deutsch @ChaimDeutsch on Twitter
#2 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Section 8
48 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Tax Preparation Assistance Parking Permits Housing Police Precinct Medicaid

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@council.nyc.gov

Julissa Ferreras
New York City Council
NYC Council 21st District
Councilperson CD21invites@council.nyc.gov 718-651-1917 Julissa Ferreras @JulissaFerreras on Twitter
#3 Julissa Ferreras
21st District - Queens

Section 8
41 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Income Tax Refund Tax Preparation Assistance U.S. Citizenship Food Stamps Affordable Housing / Apartment NYCHA New Application

Contact
Phone: 718-651-1917
Email: CD21invites@council.nyc.gov

Deborah Rose
New York City Council
NYC Council 49th District
Councilperson DROSE@Council.nyc.gov 718-556-7370 Deborah Rose Deborah Rose @CMDebiRose on Twitter
#4 Deborah Rose
49th District - Staten Island

Section 8
30 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Section 8 Abandoned Building Affordable Housing / Apartment Abandoned Vehicle National Grid Tree Planting / Pruning

Contact
Phone: 718-556-7370
Email: DROSE@Council.nyc.gov

Ritchie Torres
New York City Council
NYC Council 15th District
Councilperson 718-842-8100 Ritchie Torres Ritchie Torres @RitchieTorres on Twitter
#5 Ritchie Torres
15th District - Bronx

Section 8
26 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance U.S. Citizenship Affordable Housing / Apartment Repair Assistance Green Card NYCHA Building Maintenance

Contact
Phone: 718-842-8100
Email:

Antonio Reynoso
New York City Council
NYC Council 34th District
Councilperson areynoso@council.nyc.gov 718-963-3141 Antonio Reynoso Antonio Reynoso @CMReynoso34 on Twitter
#6 Antonio Reynoso
34th District - Brooklyn

Section 8
19 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance Tax Assessments HPD Lottery Food Stamps HPD Housing Lottery Section 8

Contact
Phone: 718-963-3141
Email: areynoso@council.nyc.gov

Inez Barron
New York City Council
NYC Council 42nd District
Councilperson 718-649-9495 Inez Barron Inez Barron @SpeakerQuinn on Twitter
#7 Inez Barron
42nd District - Brooklyn

Section 8
16 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Affordable Housing / Apartment Section 8 Eviction Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Tenant Harassment Senior Housing

Contact
Phone: 718-649-9495
Email:

David G. Greenfield
New York City Council
NYC Council 44th District
Councilperson dgreenfield@council.nyc.gov 718-853-2704 David G. Greenfield David G. Greenfield @NYCGreenfield on Twitter
#8 David G. Greenfield
44th District - Brooklyn

Section 8
13 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Dirty Sidewalk Tree Planting / Pruning Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Parking Restrictions National Grid Con Edison Food Stamps

Contact
Phone: 718-853-2704
Email: dgreenfield@council.nyc.gov

Melissa Mark-Viverito
New York City Council
NYC Council 8th District
Councilperson mviverito@council.nyc.gov 212-828-9800 Melissa Mark-Viverito Melissa Mark-Viverito @MMViverito on Twitter
#9 Melissa Mark-Viverito
8th District - Manhattan & Bronx

Section 8
12 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance NYCHA Misc. Food Stamps Maintenance Affordable Housing / Apartment Heat / Hot Water Building Maintenance

Contact
Phone: 212-828-9800
Email: mviverito@council.nyc.gov

Helen Rosenthal
New York City Council
NYC Council 6th District
Councilperson Helen@HelenRosenthal.com 212-873-0282 Helen Rosenthal Helen Rosenthal @HelenRosenthal on Twitter
#9 Helen Rosenthal
6th District - Manhattan

Section 8
12 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Lease Issue Affordable Housing / Apartment Landlord / Managing Agent Issues NYCHA Building Maintenance Repair Assistance Eviction

Contact
Phone: 212-873-0282
Email: Helen@HelenRosenthal.com

Section 8 Service Activity

These charts show the cumulative number of Section 8 cases for each NYC Council District and the total weekly amount of Section 8 casework for all New York City Council members over the last year.

Year Cumulative Casework

Total Weekly Activity