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How to Apply for Affordable Housing

When: Monday, March 21, 2022

Where: Red Hook Initiative

Click here to watch the recording of our Affordable Housing Workshop with NYCLU! NYCLU explains the lottery system and how to apply and walks us through the application process online. [pdf-embedder url="" title="income-guide-english"] [pdf-embedder url="" title="ready-set-apply-english"] [pdf-embedder url="" title="What To Expect, Your Guide to Affordable Housing"] [pdf-embedder url="" title="after-you-apply-english"] [pdf-embedder url="" title="affordable-housing-income-eligibility"]


, Community, Housing, Information, NYCHA

Monthly Red Hook Local Leaders Meeting

When: Sep 29, 2022 6:00-8:00 pm

Where: Virtual




Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 858 3324 4042 Passcode: 946459 One tap mobile +19292056099,,85833244042#,,,,*946459# US (New York)


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Important phone numbers for the Red Hook Community Justice Center

When: Monday, March 16, 2020


Staff is still here to support you and is fielding calls and emails. Please reach out with questions using the contact information below: DEFENSE ATTORNEYS Legal Aid Society (718) 237-2000 Brooklyn Defender Services (917) 426-5616 OTHER AGENCIES Clerk's Office (718) 923-8270 District Attorney's Office (718) 250-2001 or (718) 250-4782 PROGRAM STAFF Community Service/Social Services (347) 813-0318 or (917) 860-7494 GED (Pathways to Graduation) 718-208-7324 Housing Resource Center (347) 216-5738 or email / Neighborhood Safety Initiatives/MAP (917) 971-6355 Peacemaking (917) 319-0121 Red Hook CARES (victim services) 646-573-4665 Youth Programs/AmeriCorps (929) 277-8554


Art/Music, Community

Emotional Embodied Resilience

When: May 18, 2020 6:30-8:30 pm

Where: Zoom -

In this workshop, we will collectively explore the emotional resilience of the body towards platforms that surveil, manipulate and automate the human experience. Register via using the password "redhook"


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Apply for Foodstamps ONLINE!

When: Friday, July 12, 2019


The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly known as "food stamps") provides food assistance for nearly 1.8 million low-income New Yorkers including families, the elderly and the disabled. The program helps families and individuals supplement the cost of their diet with nutritious foods. How to Apply You can apply online on ACCESS HRA. Read the user guide for ACCESS HRA. You can call our Infoline at 718-557-1399 to have an application mailed to you You can pick up an application at one of our SNAP centers You can print out an application and drop off at a SNAP center:SNAP Benefits Application (LDSS-4826): English Español


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11th Annual Red Hook Community Prom

When: June 9-11, 2023

Where: South Brooklyn Community High School (173 Conover Street, Red Hook)

SEEKING DEDICATED, ENERGETIC, AND HARD WORKING INDIVIDUALS TO ASSIST WITH PREPARATION, EXECUTION, AND STRIKE OF CORA DANCE'S 11TH ANNUAL RED HOOK COMMUNITY PROM Volunteer Sign-Up: The 11th Annual Red Hook Community Prom will take place on Saturday, June 10th, 2023 from 7pm-11pm at South Brooklyn Community High School (173 Conover Street, Red Hook, Brooklyn 11231) ABOUT THE RED HOOK COMMUNITY PROM: We’re back again with the 11th annual RETRO high-school-prom-themed dance party: THE RED HOOK COMMUNITY PROM! Sponsored by Apotheke in support of Cora Dance’s pay-what-you-can dance programs for Red Hook youth, this 70s-80s-90s throwdown will rock you like it’s 1999! What began as a community-wide spirit lifter after Hurricane Sandy has grown into a booty-shakin' throwdown dance party for the entire community, now revitalized after years of quarantining, testing, masking, and elbow bumping! There are no inhibitions on the dance floor at this prom, with a photo booth by FOBO Studios; live performances by Cora Youth Companies and Shannon Hummel/Cora Dance Professional Company; and throwback 70s, 80s, and 90s hits spun by DJ Robert Lux (featured at Lollapalooza)... and the punch may be spiked with the help of Red Hook's Dry Dock! Join Cora Dance and the Red Hook community to party the night away and to celebrate creating access to dance for ALL! Proceeds raised during the Red Hook Community Prom support the FREE and PAY-WHAT-YOU-CAN dance education programs for over 200 students annually in Red Hook, Brooklyn. We are seeking volunteers will for the following areas: Community outreach and advertisement Pre-event set-up Post-event strike Greeting/check-in table Food & drink (assisting the caterer) Raffle ticketing management Bartending Security/crowd control Performance & production assistance (set-up and breakdown of lighting and sound equipment, helping all aspects of performance run efficiently.) TIME COMMITMENT: Flexible, based on availability! We are seeking day-of volunteers for Saturday, June 10th (volunteering in shifts before, during, and/or after the event), as well as load-in volunteers for Friday, June 9th and clean-up volunteers for Sunday, June 11th. There is also an opportunity to promote the Prom at our Prom Pep Rally on Saturday, May 13th. Please note! The times listed in the sign-up questions below reflect the FULL time we will be working, but volunteers may be scheduled in shifts as schedules require. All volunteers will receive a free ticket to Prom! More information about Cora Dance: Press for the Red Hook Community Prom: To sign up to volunteer, please email Hillary Kooistra, Events Manager, at, or complete the Google Form below: