Red Hook Hub Weekly

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VIRTUAL Open House

When: Friday, January 22, 2021

 

Calling ALL families with students Grade 5 or 8. Join the Brooklyn Collaborative Studies community this month at a VIRTUAL Open House to learn more about BCS and hear from our administrators, staff, students, and parents! Register here: http://www.bcs448.org/fallwinteropenhouse/

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, Community, Environmental

Red Hook Community Update-Notes

When: Friday, December 4, 2020

 

EPA project page: https://www.epa.gov/ny/cleanup-columbia-smelting-refining-works-red-hook-brooklyn-new-york

NYC Parks project page: https://www.nycgovparks.org/about/whats-happening/red-hook-park-remediation

NYC Parks capital tracker: https://www.nycgovparks.org/planning-and-building/capital-project-tracker#Brooklyn

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, Community

Red Hook Local Leaders Check In

When: Dec 16, 2020 6:00-

 

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Community, Emergency, Information

HRA One Shot Deal Event

When: Thursday, November 19, 2020

 

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, , Community, Recreation/Sports

RHI Virtual Programming

When: Friday, November 6, 2020

 

Interested in your young person participating in afterschool programming? RHI offers after school programming to youth ages 12-24 in support of career readiness, employment, education, and connection to socio & reproductive health. We are reaching out to youth & parents of participants in Red Hook to collect more information in order to advocate and support needs during this uncertain time through RHI's youth programming.   Please complete THIS survey so we can continue to provide our community with much needed services!    

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, Art/Music

Separate Sundays: November 2020

When: Nov 8, 2020 5:30-8:00 pm

Where: Online

Separate Sundays is an online continuation of Pioneer Works' monthly collaboration with 8ball Radio, when we will explore performances, activations, and residencies that would’ve happened on-site, off-site, or in parallel dimensions during our monthly Second Sundays program. Tune in at https://pioneerworks.org/programs/separate-sundays-november-2020/ We’ll be exploring black holes, hearing new work from our artists-in-residence, diving through our archive highlights, toasting to Scorpio season, and much more. Join us on Instagram Live for an Open Studios Q&A with Tech Resident Umber Majeed before the rest of the show at 5:30 pm

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, Community, Health, Recreation/Sports

Shape Up NYC Red Hook Walking Group

When: Tuesdays at 3:00 pm, from November 11, 2020 until December 9, 2020

Where: Red Hook Recreation Area

Join Shape Up NYC for a free walking program at Red Hook Recreation Area let by Anita. Meet us near the near the bleachers and we'll walk around the track. All levels welcome! Classes are limited to 10 participants. A face covering is required and participants must maintain social distancing of at least six feet. Please stay home if you’re sick. Click here to register: https://www.nycgovparks.org/reg/shape-up-nyc/10324 Contact Anita@allbeingsyoga.com for more info.

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Community, Health, Information

Conversation with Siddhartha Mukherjee on The Plague

When: Oct 29, 2020 8:00-9:30 pm

Where: Pioneer Works Broadcast - online

8pm, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29 Pioneer Works THE PLAGUE A conversation between Pulitzer Prize winner and Prof. Siddhartha Mukherjee (The Gene: An Intimate History) and Pioneer Works Director of Sciences Janna Levin. Together they'll look at vaccines, our precarious medical system, and our chances against the next virus to make the jump from the animal world. https://pioneerworks.org/programs/the-plague-siddhartha-mukherjee-and-janna-levin-in-conversation/

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Information, NYCHA

MAP Crime Dashboard: 1/1/20 – 9/6/20

When: Thursday, October 8, 2020

 

The MAP Stakeholder Dashboard tracks crime complaints in NYCHA developments served by the Mayor’s Action Plan for Neighborhood Safety (MAP). This dashboard tallies the total number of index crime complaints, domestic violence complaints, and shooting incidents reported to have occurred on a development’s grounds between January 1st and the most recent week of a given year. For more information on how to interpret this dashboard, see the Glossary page of the dashboard. Please send any inquiries to Imani Isaac at iisaac@moconsultant.nyc.gov

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, , Community, Emergency

ICE/Immigration Resources

When: Wednesday, October 7, 2020

 

Here's some good resources to print out. There's tons out there but we tend to like IDP the best: https://www.immigrantdefenseproject.org/ice-home-and-community-arrests/ Here's also guide from NYLAG for businesses: https://www.nilc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/EmployerGuide-NELP-NILC-2017-07.pdf

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, , Community, Information

Join the Red Hook Community Advisory – CAG

When: September 17-30, 2020

 

Hello Leaders and Community Advocates, Congresswoman Nydia Velasquez's office is putting together a Resident Community Advisory Group for Red Hook. This will be a group of 15 to 25 individuals who will represent Red Hook and Red Hook Houses. Two seats will be appointed by the Resident Council Presidents. If you are interested in participating in this advisory group; please complete the short survey posted below. Community Partners; feel free to share with your members as well. We want a good variety of applicants. Submissions will be accepted up until Friday, September 25th. Contact  Tevina Willis at tevina@rhicenter.org or Melissa Ortiz at Melissa.delValleOrtiz@mail.house.gov.   Red Hook Community Advisory Group: CAG

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, Community, Employment, Information

Youth Impact: Red Hook – We’re Recruiting!

When: September 10-30, 2020

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center

We are looking for creative and outspoken young people from Red Hook ages 14-24. WE offer a wide variety of programs ranging from restorative circles, civic engagement, theatre, photography, entrepreneurship, and more. All programs are paid opportunities that emphasize community healing, social justice, giving youth a voice, and bringing about change. For more information, contact rhyc@courtinnovation.org or call (929) 277-8554.

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What's Going On in Red Hook

Red Hook Hub Information

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, Community, Emergency

Red Hook Business Impact Survey – COVID 19

When: Wednesday, April 1, 2020

 

Red Hook Business Association is collecting information from Red Hook Businesses to gauge the impact on business operations and sales during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please fill out this short survey so we can gather more information and derive solutions on how we can help. Access the survey here

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Emergency, Housing, Information

Emergency Repairs Only

When: Monday, March 16, 2020

 

If you live at the Red Hook Houses NYCHA, please put in tickets for emergency repairs, and call us if you need further assistance. Call NYCHA at (718) 707-7771 or us the MyNYCHA App. Contact the Justice Center's Housing Resource Staff for further assistance or general questions during this unusual time at (347) 216-5738.

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Emergency, Health, Information

Staying at home is not safe for everyone.

When: Monday, March 16, 2020

 

Staying at home is not safe for everyone. If you are experiencing emotional or physical abuse, services are available through Red Hook CARES. We offer: - Crisis counseling - Help obtaining orders of protection - Emergency safety transfers - Support navigating court systems - Compensation for financial loss due to a crime If you or someone you know needs help, email or call: dscallet@nycourts.gov (646) 573-4665 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM Quedarse en casa no es seguro para todos. Si está sufriendo abuso emocional o físico, los servicios están disponibles a través de Red Hook CARES. Ofrecemos: - Consejería de crisis - Ayuda obteniendo órdenes de protección - Encontrar refugio/transferencia de emergencia - Apoyo navegando los sistemas judiciales - Compensación financiera debido a un delito - Y mas Si usted i alguien que conoce necesita ayuda, envíe un correo electrónica o llame: vvargas1@nycourts.gov (29) 319-2781 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM

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, , , Community, Emergency, Food, Information

Everyday Goods Available @ Regency

When: Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Where: The Regency 22 Commerce Street

Community Drop-In Hours Next Week This is a difficult time for all of us and we are sending you supportive energy, both to fortify your immune system and for your mind to remember that this crisis will pass. We have decided to postpone the workshop portion of next week’s community drop-in, but in light of the recent news of certain essential items not being available in stores, we want to offer our continued support by hosting a 4 hour window where you can come pick up everyday items at a discounted price. We will also provide some information on anti-viral immunity practices to keep yourself and loved ones strong. We can host either Tuesday or Thursday from 4-8pm. Email ushere to let us know which day is better for you, and we will send out an email letting you know which is the most popular option! Everyday Goods Available  We have sourced coffee, chocolate, diapers, cleaning spray, laundry detergent, oxygen cleaner (alternative to bleach), toilet paper, compostable trash bags, recycling bags, concentrated glass cleaner, odor/stain remover, deodorant, face wash and toner. We have added the brands we have to our website here. Plants and Herbs for your Immune System from Awarehouse Here are some natural antivirals you can pick up at a local health/herbal store or apothecary.

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, Community, Emergency, Housing

NYCHA is halting residential evictions for as long as the City is under a state of emergency.  

When: Monday, March 16, 2020

 

NYCHA encourages households experiencing a loss of income to access our rent hardship program. You may qualify for a rent reduction if all the following conditions are met: There is at least a 5% reduction to gross income; Current rent is more than 30% of the net household income; and Reduction in income has lasted at least two months. Residents can request a rent reduction by completing an Interim Recertification via the NYCHA Self-Service Portal or by calling their Property Management Office to request a paper form be mailed to your home. If your household experiences a complete loss of income, you may qualify for NYCHA’s Zero Income Policy; please call your property management office to participate in the required eligibility interview.  https://www1.nyc.gov/site/nycha/index.page

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, , Community, Emergency, Housing, Information

HPD Section 8 Information and Resources

When: Wednesday, March 18, 2020

 

HPD Section 8 has a notice on its website for HPD Section 8 tenants. The notice can be found here: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/hpd/services-and-information/section-8.page

The notice lays out HPD’s policy which includes:

100 Gold Street is closed to clients HPD will suspend any subsidy termination actions until further notice All tenant conferences and briefing that were scheduled will be postponed and rescheduled. If clients are experiencing a rent hardship due to a decrease in income, they should email HPD at DTRAI@hpd.nyc.gov or fax at 212-863-5299. All Hearings are cancelled and HPD will continue to pay the subsidy until a final determination is made. If your client has a recertification that is due and they can complete the recertification without putting their health at risk or risking exposure to coronavirus, they should mail, email or fax the recertification.  HPD is trying to hold clients harmless during this crisis.  They are also talking to HUD to get extensions and waivers to help protect tenants.

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, Community, Emergency, Information

Online Connectivity and Learning

When: Monday, March 16, 2020

 

Hello Families,  NYC just announced DOE Schools will close this week. Here are resources on how to get connected for families without WIFI, and resources to help with online learning and social connection. We practiced with an online sing-a-long this weekend and kids loved it.  Connect to free online resources here...

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