Housing Navigators

Housing Navigator Directory - Find a Housing Navigator in Your Area Today!

Housing Navigation is a focused, outcome oriented, and time limited service that helps people with I/DD who need or want to move to community based housing to obtain and maintain stable, long-term housing of their choice. Navigation services include:

  1. Housing Start up services

  2. Develop an individual housing action plan

  3. Implement a housing action plan

       a. Finding a Home

       b. Coordinating a move

  4. Housing sustainability plan and transition to ongoing service providers

    Housing crisis resolution   

New York Alliance, with BIP funds, developed a comprehensive 10 week Housing Navigator course. The course provides essential knowledge and understanding of resources required to secure housing for people with I/DD and insight into how housing is funded, developed and sustained.  Currently there are 240 Housing Navigators throughout New York State.  To locate a Housing Navigator click here to get started!